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Royal Opera House Live: ROMEO AND JULIET

Romeo and Juliet

Live: Tuesday 22 Sep 2015, 7.15     Encore: Tuesday 29 Sep 2015, 12.00

Kenneth MacMillan’s famous version of Shakespeare’s romantic tragedy set to Prokofiev’s magnificent score returns to open the season. 106 more words

Grace Notes: The final push before my exam!

In just over a week I have my end of year exam. As I’ve mentioned in previous posts I’m playing Prokofiev 2nd Violin Concerto, 1st movement. 672 more words


17 May 2015 Reading Symphony Orchestra: The Children's Concert - Prokofiev's Peter and the Wolf

The second of my two forthcoming concerts will take place in Reading Minster on Sunday 17 May at 3.30pm with the Reading Symphony Orchestra, who have chosen Prokofiev’s ‘Peter and the Wolf’ for this year’s Children’s Concert. 71 more words


marxism and music

We have seen above, that the first step in the revolution by the working class is to raise the proletariat to the position of ruling class to win the battle of democracy.

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Music History

Haydn in London

Thursday 7th May, 7.30pm

Symphony Hall, Birmingham +44 (0)121 345 0600

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra


  • Andris Nelsons – Conductor
  • Baiba Skride – Violin…
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Prokofiev Piano Sonata no 7, 3rd movement "Precipitato"

Prokofiev Piano Sonata no 7, 3rd movement “Precipitato”.
This piece has an interesting part in 7/8, sub divided 2+3+2


Grace Notes: Memorising Music

I recently read an article on the BBC News website about the Aurora Orchestra and how they are memorising an entire Beethoven symphony for one of the… 555 more words