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fur elise meaning

Fur Elise meaning and story behind this beautiful work by beethoven

Is there anyone who hasn’t heard “Beethoven Fur Elise” melody? Who wouldn’t love this little gem of music? Even if you haven’t heard of Beethoven himself, you have definitely heard this music. From its first notes with its light, lovely melody that repeats throughout, Für Elise is instantly recognizable. It may even be the most …

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100 year old pianist

100 year old pianist plays Chopin Mazurka – this is inspiring!

Frederic Chopin, Mazurka in A minor, Op 67, No. 4, performed by 100 year old pianist Mme Thai Thi Lien. Teacher Emeritus at the National Academy of Music in Hanoi, Vietnam, in an event to honor and celebrate her remarkable career. It is inspiring to 100 year old pianist playing music until this age. Because …

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Bach Actus Tragicus

90-year old couple play Bach Actus Tragicus together, will stun you!

In the video (below), Pianists György Kurtág and his wife Márta play together transcriptions made by Kurtág himself of Bach’s choral prelude Das alte Jahr vergangen ist BWV 614, his Duet BWV 804 and a movement from Bach Actus tragicus. Bach Actus tragicus Actus tragicus is a funeral music originally. It’s original name is Gottes Zeit …

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yuja wang flight of the bumblebee

Fast version of The Flight of the Bumblebee on piano with Yuja Wang

There are many crazy versions of “Flight Of The Bumblebee” floating around, but few of them can be compared to Yuja Wang – flight of the bumblebee version. In this concert from the piano star Yuja Wang plays Georges Cziffra arrangement for piano of Rimsky-Korsakov’s most famous piece “the Flight of the Bumble-Bee” (Vol du Bourdon), …

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