Monthly Archives: February 2012
Musical Concepts is proud to feature several compilations of piano music by the most important of Czech composers: Antonin Dvorak, Bedrich Smetana, Leos Janacek, Josef Suk, Bohuslav Martinu, Vitezslav Novak, Zdenek Fibich, and Jan Vaclav Vorisek. These works are…Continue Reading
Happy 55th Birthday to opera megastar Gioachino Rossini!! The prolific composer – who applied his considerable talents not only to opera but also sacred and orchestral music and works for voice and solo instrument – would be 220 years old…Continue Reading
Brilliant piano works by Czech Smetana
Classic Dvorak on his own piano!
Superb chamber works by Janacek
The season of Lent is now upon us, and one of the most popular compositions for this time of year is the Miserere by Gregorio Allegri (1582-1652). A setting of Psalm 51 – a penitential psalm central to the…Continue Reading
Symphonic scenes and rousing marches that capture the spirit of America
Beethoven’s unfinished Tenth Symphony – now realized!
The artist whose performance popularized these works
Two all-time classics by the legendary Brendel