Promotional artwork for the CBC-TV broadcast The Well-Tempered Listener, 1970. Photographic print.
Antonio de La Gandara(French, 1861 - 1917)
Paderewski at piano, 1893
Galerie Mathieu Néouze, Paris, France
— Anton Rubinstein on the tonal possibilities available at the piano
— T. E. Hulme, Speculations (via an-art-gallery)
Happy Tuesday, everyone!
This morning’s pick: Janacek - Concertino for piano and chamber ensemble
This might be my new favourite piece! I love how after the two duets the whole concertante joins and the sound world opens up in the third movement.
It’s got the musical astringency of Stravinsky with the emotional immediacy of Shostakovich. Great!
We gave you the 10 worst classical music covers, and so here are 10 of the very best covers of the last few decades….we’re sensing a theme…
sonateharder, check this out!
Kevin Obsatz quoted by R. Andrew Lee over at New Music Box.