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  • I find it fascinating that many of the greatest composers of the 19th century—composers such as Berlioz, Schumann, Chopin, Mendelssohn, Wagner, Brahms,…
  • I find it fascinating that many of the greatest composers of the 19th century—composers such as Berlioz, Schumann, Chopin, Mendelssohn, Wagner, Brahms,…
  • Why is it that Bach’s religious music often proves profoundly moving to people who don’t share that faith, people who feel no connection with the “ostensible subject” of the music?
  • Why is it that Bach’s religious music often proves profoundly moving to people who don’t share that faith, people who feel no connection with the “ostensible subject” of the music?
  • It’s often—not always, but often—interesting to read what composers have written about composing—especially if they’re good writers. Aaron Copland was an…
  • It’s often—not always, but often—interesting to read what composers have written about composing—especially if they’re good writers. Aaron Copland was an…
  • Many composers over the years have tried to express in writing what the music of Mozart has meant to them—and to the world.
  • Many composers over the years have tried to express in writing what the music of Mozart has meant to them—and to the world.
  • Sergei Rachmaninoff was an example of one of the great “types” in the history of classical music: the virtuoso performer who was also an important…
  • Sergei Rachmaninoff was an example of one of the great “types” in the history of classical music: the virtuoso performer who was also an important…