A very young Sergiu Celibidache conducts the Berlin Philharmonic in 1950 in the ruins of the old Philharmonie.

via Video: Beethoven: Overture to ‘Egmont’ — Classical Life

Joseph Joachim (1831-1907) at the age of 12 took the stage under the baton of Felix Mendelssohn and performed Beethoven’s Violin Concerto in D with this cadenza from the 3rd movement written by the boy violinist himself. While this concerto is probably one of my two favorite pieces of classical music of all time, this cadenza […]

via June 28, birthday of Joseph Joachim: Cadenza from Beethoven’s Violin Concerto in D — Kurt Nemes’ Classical Music Almanac

The Unheard Beethoven

January 5, 2016

The Unheard Beethoven

http://unheardbeethoven.org/

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DUANE:  This a real find.  Here we are in 2016, and Mark Zimmer brings this amazing website with unknown works of Beethoven.  Great scholarship and commentary  MP3 and MIDI files are offered  (so they are no longer unheard Beethoven).

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Please explore.  You’ll learn a lot and have lots of fun!

 

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