Ludwig van Beethoven Vlog No. 03 - Haydn

beethoven beethoven250 Feb 20, 2020
 

After the missed opportunity of studying with Mozart (see previous video) another door opened for the young Ludwig van Beethoven.

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Ludwig van Beethoven Vlog No. 02 - His mother

beethoven Feb 13, 2020
 
In this video I am talking about a very important year in Beethoven's early life. One of missed opportunity and of great loss.
 
Let me know if you think these videos are valuable and if you would like to see more like this or let me know if you'd like another topic to be discussed as well. Just leave a comment.
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Ludwig van Beethoven Vlog No. 01 - His birth

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This is the start of a series of videos dedicated to unveiling Beethoven's life. We will go through his major steps in life and see what we can learn from him.

 

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Conductors and Singers

Uncategorized Jan 07, 2020
 

and what to learn from them.

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Humor

Uncategorized Dec 26, 2019
 

Can classical music be humorous? 

HOW DARE YOU!

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How to move an audience?

Uncategorized Dec 19, 2019
 

Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach:
You must be moved yourself for you to move other people

Busoni:
You cannot move other people when moved yourself as you lose control and thus the ability to touch other people.

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7 Fundamentals for a healthy learning environment

Uncategorized Dec 12, 2019
 

What's the foundation for a healthy learning environment?

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On Endings

Uncategorized Dec 05, 2019
 
How does the story of your piano piece end? Is it tragic, dramatic, triumphant - or just fading away? Leaving a question mark or closing the door forever?
 
The importance of the end - ist just as important as the story before it. When you compose your piano piece - keep the end in mind. What feelings will you leave your audience in at the end?
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ARPEGGIO

Uncategorized Nov 21, 2019
 

from ARPA - the HARP.

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SILENCE

Uncategorized Nov 15, 2019
 

Silence is the foundation of every concert.

The music is not in the notes but in the silence between them.
- W.A.Mozart

Without silence, no sound.

How does that relate to your playing, listening to music?

Have you seen the six free lessons on piano classical improvisation by Ioana Ilie yet? Go check them out: https://www.pianist.academy/classical-improvisation

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