The piano is an acoustic, stringed musical instrument invented in Italy by Bartolomeo Cristofori around the year 1700 (the exact year is uncertain), in which the ...

A list of novels set in the eighteenth century: England and the British Isles, Continental Europe, and America; alphabetical by author within categories

A prolific artist, Austrian composer Wolfgang Mozart created a string of operas, concertos, symphonies and sonatas that profoundly shaped classical music.

There's never been a better time to remember the revolutionary and even libertarian roots of the American founding, and there's no better guide to what this means in ...

Ignacy Jan Paderewski (Polish: [iɡˈnat͡sɨ ˈjan padɛˈrɛfskʲi]; 18 November [O.S. 6 November] 1860 – 29 June 1941) was a Polish pianist and composer ...

Events . Butterworth Center & Deere-Wiman House hosts a variety of free family events throughout the. year. Blossoms at Butterworth — held each June — features ...

Piano: Piano, a keyboard musical instrument having wire strings that sound when struck by felt-covered hammers operated from a keyboard. The standard modern piano ...

St. Anne's Annapolis music is well know for their exemplary programs and talented staff read about the music program we offer for all ages

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Inspired by the cultural and ethnic diversity of Peruvian composer Gabriel Alegria’s adopted neighborhood of Coney Island, “Diablo en Brooklyn” mixes multi ...

The story of the piano begins in Padua, Italy in 1709, in the shop of a harpsichord maker named Bartolomeo di Francesco Cristofori (1655-1731).

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Directed by George Sidney. With Tyrone Power, Kim Novak, Victoria Shaw, James Whitmore. The life story of the famous pianist and band-leader of the 1930s and 1940s.

5/18/2012 · Mr. Fischer-Dieskau’s beautiful voice and mastery of technique made him the 20th century’s pre-eminent interpreter of art songs.

A Survey of 19th Century Music:: If the musical world of the nineteenth century can be said to begin with Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827) then it must end with ...