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Mozart Composer Highlight

March 20, 2014
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Mozart Composer Highlight

Mozart was born on a wintry day in January 1756 in the town of Salzburg, Austria.  His father was Leopold Mozart and his mother was Anna Maria Pertl.  Leopold and Anna had seven children together, only two of whom survived infancy (the 4th child Maria Anna, also known as Nannerl, and the 7th child...
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Camille Saint-Saens – Variations, Op. 35 on a theme by Beethoven

February 4, 2011
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Camille Saint-Saens – Variations, Op. 35 on a theme by Beethoven

I’ve been spending a fair amount of my blog time on composers lately.  Have you noticed?  Well there are three reasons for that:  (1) I’ve been swamped with “life” lately which has hindered my ability to finish the posts that I’ve started on other aspects of piano study and Piano Discoveries, whereas I have...
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