“I’d like to see the day when there is much more music made, but on a much less pretentious level. I think it’s better when a lot of young people get together in city-block orchestras, or duets or trios.” Lorin Maazel
Nora the Piano Cat embarks on a video tour.
There is something about Mozart which seems to cross the boundaries of country, age, and era.
Playing piano with your feet…your teacher would have been appalled!
What a wonderful job to have! Stage lights, a live audience, and spending your life making music for others.
Ennio Morricone has written some of film’s most memorable music, composing more than 450 soundtracks, his big break was A Fistful of Dollars staring Clint Eastwood.
Whenever someone asks Timothy Russell, Conductor Emeritus of ProMusica Chamber Orchestra, about his favorite composer or piece of music, he has a saying he likes to pull out. ”Whatever I’m conducting at the moment.” That is a simple answer to a complex question – but an honest one – for anyone in the music business. [...]
To paraphrase a famous line, friends don’t let friends play the oboe.