Samuel Barber (1910-1981) composed Adagio for Strings during a very successful period of his work from 1936 to 1938. It was originally the second movement of a string quartet before Barber rearranged it for string...
A few classical music fun facts. Maybe they will spark an interest or maybe they are just a bit of trivia to lighten your moodl
This article examines the five most famous opera composers of all times: Mozart, Rossini, Wagner, Verdi and Puccini. Included, youtube recordings of some of the most famoust opera music ever written
Eastern European Composers of Classical Music - Biographies and videos to showcase the music of Chopin, Liszt, and other famous composers from history.
How can some pianists play so fast and flawless? Strong and flexible fingers, just like a strong and flexible body provide the strength necessary for speed. Here's how you can build stronger fingers
Famous German Composers of Classical Music - Biographies and videos to showcase the work of Beethoven, Bach, Wagner, and others greats from history.
Music has no language. Its a form of expression that can be felt by Heart and enjoyed even by those who do not understand the lyrics. Besides God it is the art of music which is our greatest treasure
Beethoven's 9th Symphony has been regarded as one of the finest musical compositions ever written. Over 180 years after its premiere it is still widely admired and critically acclaimed. The musical ideas in it had...
Have you ever wondered why soothing music acts like a tonic when you are stressed out and want to relax. Music has curative powers. Music is healing. The ancient system of Nada Yoga, acknowledges the impact of music on...
Mozart’s music still has the ability to move us, to inspire us, and to enthrall us. So what’s so special about him?