Multi-layered Pagannini Caprices, playing in a volcano and writing modern baroque music, all this and Mozart with the Philharmonia Orchestra. My encounter with violinist Eric Silberger. The young American violinist Eric Silberger has just made his debut with the Philharmonia Orchestra (18,19 April 2015) performing Mozart's Violin Concerto No. Show More Summary
If you’ve ever glanced at a conductor’s score for a symphony — or, let’s be honest, a student’s piano book — you’ll have realised that musical notation is a pain to follow. So instead, this visualisation boils down a Mozart clarinet concerto to its roots to help you follow along. More »
It’s no wonder why everyone who visits Salzburg wants to come back. It is a beautiful city with many attractions to draw your attention. History is dotted around every corner, from Mozart’s birthplace to the Fortress Hohensalzburg protecting the city. Show More Summary
Data Visualisation by @Jishai. Data Source: Wikipedia. Visualization Tool: Illustrator.
If you’ve ever glanced at a conductor’s score for a symphony — or, let’s be honest, a 9th-grader’s piano book — you’ll have realised that musical notation is a pain to follow. So instead, this visualization boils down a Mozart clarinet concerto to its roots to help you follow along. Read more...
Stephen Malinowski of the Music Animation Machine created a mesmerizing animated graphical score of the second movement of Mozart’s Clarinet Concerto accompanied by a recording of the piece performed by the Fulda Symphonic Orchestra. His graphical score provides a stunning visualization of the beautiful music. The notation he used is quite simple, yet its use […]
I don’t know how many times I’ve heard about how Mozart would compose entire musical scores in his head and only write them down once they were finished. Even authors who say creativity is more hard work than genius have admitted that Mozart was an exception. But it maybe he wasn’t. In his new book […]
This is boy wonder Daniel Lozakovitj, 13, who signed to global management today.
Tim Leonard sent in this most intriguing Japanese cocktail list, spotted by Regular Sandwiches: M?tsuarutomiruku ??????? ?? ("Mozart Milk") Inkurediburu haruku ??????????? ("Incredible Hulk") Ronguairandoaisut? ?????????????? ("LongShow More Summary
Antonio Salieri You have probably never heard of Salieri's opera La grotta di Trofonio, I certainly hadn't. Surprisingly, for a composer best known for not poisoning Mozart, it is a comic opera written in 1785 whilst Salieri was the director of the Italian opera in Vienna. Show More Summary
In the movie Amadeus, the creatively frustrated composer Antonio Salieri discovers pages of Mozart’s original, handwritten compositions and remarks, with utter anguish: He had simply written down music already finished in his head. Page after page of it — as if he were just taking dictation. Show More Summary
St Paul's Church, Knightsbridge, has rather an unusual fundraiser on Saturday 25 April 2015 at the church when Thames Chamber Orchestra, conductor Keith Marshall will be performing Wagner's Siegfried Idyll, Mozart's Piano Concerto No 12 and Mozart's Symphony No. Show More Summary
Writer and teacher Jane Wohl tries to come to terms with the Boston Marathon Bombing in this elegaic poem. The post Mozart in the Morning appeared first on The Good Men Project.
Do you subject your infant to hours of Mozart each day hoping he or she will grow up to be Mensa material?
©Brenda Coffee. All rights reserved. One of the books I’m currently reading is “Life,” by Keith Richards of the Rolling Stones. Keith grew up listening to everything from Mozart and Bach to Ella Fitzgerald and Louis Armstrong. When he...Show More Summary
On Thursday evening at Symphony Hall, the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra performed a concert of music by Weber, Mozart and Schumann, led by guest conductor Lionel
Master pianist Emanuel Ax will perform with the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra April 9-12. The program: Weber’s Overture to Die Freischütz, Mozart’s Piano Concerto No. 14 and Schumann’s Symphony No. 4. For
The Mostly Mozart Festival will have George Benjamin as its composer-in-residence, and three of his works will be played.
Surgery isn't a calming experience—so it only makes sense that your cat would rather hear soothing strings than distorted guitars. In what has to be one of science's odder recent experiments, researchers in Portugal decided to pop a pair of headphones on a dozen cats while they were being...
Above is a video of Asian small-clawed otters playing the keyboard. We suggest you watch it immediately. It's every bit as adorable as it sounds, and it should, at least temporarily, help you overcome that Memorial Day weekend withdrawal...Show More Summary