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Archive for August 13, 2013

On-Demand: Hear Valentina Lisitsa Playing Für Elise

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What’s the most famous piece by Beethoven? Is it Beethoven’s 5th? Is it the 9th? Maybe. What about the little number that gets played on every electric keyboard in every shopping mall across the land? Every kid knows the opening E to D-sharp figure, piano student or not. YouTube lists over 380,000 videos

Download the Libretto for Tuesday Night Opera’s “Rigoletto”

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Before there were supertitles, there were books; marvelous editions with printed music, the composer’s stage directions, and the English text, side-by-side with the original. What more could an iPad user want?