Category Archives: Classical

Arcangelo Corelli. Сoncerti grossi, Op.6 No.4, in D major.

I must admit here is another composer whose name I like. “Arcangelo Corelli” … I just like saying it. Also, he was a fine baroque composer! (Oh…It’s his birthday today.)

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Jacqueline du Pré – Bach, Suites for Solo Cello No. 1 & 2

Speaking of young talent, today is Jacqueline du Pré’s birthday. (1945-1987) These Bach Suites were recorded when she was 17 years old. http://tinyurl.com/o9f3c67

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Poème (Ernest Chausson) Jascha Heifetz

Ernest Chausson (1855-1899) I posted about Chausson’s “Poème” (1896) sometime back on FB. I don’t remember the circumstances, but it’s Chausson’s birthday today so I’ll post here. Chausson probably would have produced more great works, but he died young when … Continue reading

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Claudio Arrau Beethoven “Appassionata”

Is your blood a little stagnant, slow, bogged down? I have the remedy!

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Ana Vidovic, guitar – Serenata del Mar

This really hit the mood for me tonight.

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Street piano in Paris. Cool.

It’s part of the “Play me, I’m Yours” project which has put 1000 pianos on the streets of 37 cities, so far.

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