Gustav Mahler 7. Symphonie, I. Satz
This is so cool. You normally only see lightning for a split second and it’s gone, but since this is looped, we see the beauty over and over, and the more you look at it the cooler it is
Went on a trip to Kinsale yesterday, and took a few pictures. Here you go!
Ireland’s a nice looking place!
Yes it is
Variations on a Theme of Robert Schumann (Op. 9), Johannes Brahms.
I never hear anybody talking about this piece, and never see it on concert programmes. This is unfortunate because it is, interpretively, a rare piece of work that so evocatively captures a man falling victim to his own mind, rare music that attempts to both sympathize and offer rest and healing.
I could not agree more—it’s one of my very favorite pieces by Brahms. And I liked this reading by Katchen so well that I actually put this video together. It’s on my short list of mid-to-large solo rep to work up one of these years…
There are many obvious and hidden references to Schumann and his life and work — including Schumann’s theme itself, the opening motive of which encodes one of his ways of spelling “Clara.” I can’t imagine the impression this must have made on Frau Schumann when a very young Brahms presented it to her…
performing the Body Writing Alphabet at Studio P52, Festival Vertex, Barcelona https://vimeo.com/87572114
Franz Schubert by M.B. Goffstein
Alles Gute zum Geburtstag, Schubert!
Body Writing Alphabet by @fabio_book http://vimeo.com/87515136 new music, new project (at Studio P52)
Body Writing Alphabet is an original installation by Fabio de Minicis. It was showed at Festival Vertex, Barcelona, January 2014. The video, coming soon available, reports how was made.
I felt happy doing the soundtrack
"In what ways does the minister of the interior think Saint Teresa of Avila is interceding on behalf of Spain?" he asked. "Does the government believe there are other divine and supernatural interventions affecting the current state of Spain? If so, who are they?"…….
At home we prefer Fantastic 4 …. By Miyake