Category: Music

Vienna and Paris

S’il vous plaît trouver les photos ci-joint. Bon visionnement! Merci et salutations Cordialement     Whenever you get the time, do see these through all the pictures without having heard the music below. Then see them withthe music in the link below & let me know if you felt differently in your…

Solfeggio and Dhrupad

Ever so often the lyrics totally eclipse the memory of a casual listener that the music is relegated to a mere background accompaniment,  Sometimes a melody is best without words…… Here the material is sung melismatically,  a performer sings solemised syllables.How seemingly meaningless vocal…

Renoir

Renoir was the greatest painter of women since, Rafael & he painted no woman as often as the great love of his life Madame Aline Charigot. This seated bather from 1884 is my very personal favorite from the Fogg Art Museum, Harvard University, Cambridge….

Musical learning

So how did you do on the first “Test” ??? I just today discovered the Vol-2 of the Young People’s Concerts, which turned an entire generation into music lovers. Have shared below the most relevant ones to add to your growing musical knowledge. After…

Leonard Bernstein

From my musical mentor….. “Leonard Bernstein’s Young People’s Concerts with the New York Philharmonic stand among his greatest achievements. These televised programs introduced an entire generation to the joys of classical music.” http://www.leonardbernstein.com/ypc.htm FYR All transcripts of the programs linked below are available on…