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A Reveiw of the Complete Beethoven Piano Sonatas

Though he is perhaps not as well known to British concert-goers as he might be, the Austrian pianist Rudolf Buchbinder, now in his mid-60s, is highly regarded elsewhere in Europe, especially as an interpreter of the 19th-century repertoire. He previously recorded a … Continue reading

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Spotify-like streaming service specializes in Indian music

Western music fans have no shortage of digital music services to choose from, and that abundance is spreading around the world. Apple’s iTunes is now in 119 countries, and others are racing to plant their digital flags everywhere. This week, … Continue reading

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When Playing for a Living

I was looking for sheet music from the Chopin Fantasie Impromptu. I have a local music store that has a big library of sheet music but they don’t have what I am looking for. I needed to find a place … Continue reading

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Piano Music by Tchaikovsky

The Russian composer Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky composed some of the most familiar classical music in many genres, including opera, ballet, orchestral and chamber music. He had an outstanding ability to write music that features memorable tunes and strong emotional content. … Continue reading

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Types of Classical Music

While we are all able to enjoy listening to a piece that we simply like the sound of, many of us fail to realize that classical music comes in different forms. Overall the oldest form of piano playing is classical … Continue reading

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Clair de lune by Debussy

Claude Debussy was a French composer during the Impressionist period of Painting, Music and actually art of all kinds. He was born in 1862 and died ins 1918. During his lifetime he had many popular and famous pieces. One of … Continue reading

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Learning from Beethoven

One of the most popular and influential classical music composers was Beethoven, who is still widely appreciated and acknowledged even today, particularly by musicians who work to master his compositions. Learning how to play the piano is primarily a study … Continue reading

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