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J.S. Bach The Well-Tempered Clavier Book I, played by Wanda Landowska and Mieczyslaw HorszowskiMay 24, 2022
Call me repetitious. I last posted Landowska in 2018, but I am posting her again. She was and is that important.... Read More
Mendelssohn Violin Concerto in E minor, op. 64, Nathan MilsteinMay 23, 2022
I decided that this week I would post an instrumentalist instead of a singer. This is Mendelssohn's Violin Concerto in E... Read More
Brahms: String Quintet No.2 in G Major, Op. 111May 6, 2022
As early as the 1850s, Robert Schumann wrote prophetically of Johannes Brahms as a messiah who would not so much emerge... Read More
Mendelssohn- Songs Without Words (Lieder ohne Worte) Op. 19, 30, 38, 53, 62, 67, 83, 102April 3, 2022
Songs Without Words, German Lieder ohne Worte, collection of 48 songs written for solo piano rather than voice by German composer... Read More
Mozart, Don Giovanni, the terzetto (trio) of the three masksMarch 20, 2022
Mozart's Don Giovanni is a very famous opera. Some say that it is the greatest opera ever written. It is about... Read More