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Alfred Brendel On Music - Three Lectures

Release Date: 05/31/2011 
Label:  C Major   Catalog #: 703408  
Composer:  Various
Performer:  Alfred Brendel
Number of Discs: 2 
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Alfred Brendel On Music
Three Lectures:
1. “Does Classical music have to be entrierly serious?”
2. “Musical Characters as exemplified in Beethoven’s Piano Sonatas”
3. “Light and Shade of Interpretation”

In these three lectures Alfred Brendel, one of the greatest pianists and musical thinkers of our age, takes us on a musical voyage of discovery htat goes behind the notes and explores the mysteries of music. He holds his listeners enthralled with an array of musical examples that illustrates his explanations at the piano. Presented to be specifically recorded audio-visually, these lectures where held in the rooms of Salzburg Festival. Thanks to their successful blend of music and theory, they are informative
Read more and entertaining not only for experts but also for all lovers of music with an interest in deepening their understanding of the subject. “A highlight of the Salzburger Festspiele. The artist Alfred Brendel became a real character actor.” Die Welt

Subtitles: English, French, Spanish, Italian, Korean, Japanese
Booklet: E, F
No. of Discs: 2
Run time: 224 minutes
Disc Format: DVD9
Picture: NTSC, 16:9
Audio: PCM Stereo, PCM 5.1
Region Code: 0 (worldwide) Read less

Works on This Recording

Work(s) by Various
Performer:  Alfred Brendel (Piano)

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