Monthly Archives: March 2011

Week 8: Stravinsky’s Rite of Spring

Of all music history, I probably find the Modern period (which I would date from around 1912-1950) to be the most exciting. And, I’m particularly fascinated with its origins – what was it that suddenly caused everything to change so … Continue reading

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Week 7: Mozart’s Piano Concerto No. 24 in C minor, K. 491

This is going to sound a little silly, but I think Mozart’s piano concertos are actually underrated. Obviously, in the grand scheme of things nothing that the man ever touched lacks recognition. But in the popular, mainstream imagination the concertos … Continue reading

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