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cookie monster

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Re: "Classical" Music or Contemporary Composition Listeners?
« Reply #40 on: February 12, 2009, 06:53:56 AM »
Rachmaninov - Rhapsody on a theme of Paganini, 18th variation (solo piano arrangement)
http://www.mediafire.com/download.php?nfk5hmunjj2

Thank you for telling the music.
It is very beautiful & wonderful. I am listening to the music a hundred times.
It is.......superexcellent.I love this music.

Instrument: Roland HP-201 digital piano

and for those interested in the sheet music:
http://piano-score-central.googlegroups.com/web/Rachmaninov+(arr+Pochacco)+Variations+on+a+Theme+by+Paganini%2C+XVIII.pdf?hl=en&gda=m84du4QAAACG0PaSvnRyYfYrAlAjmADSaCgeVeztU25u0ENMrOTO_bTdpLYjuHUX615T16k0RV1x9cMnKZh-5QdDC9J-7J4qIUWdWzfnf7jDFHO1Kpittn4452JM2BDRLZ0Ml5ONl4JpJVdI-9PHcieKrnB-4Kly4mf4Zs8N13e6VS8yj3UTx83OAWZC50hVl-fZ6-QcRqg

I will try to it. Thank you.


DeepR

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Re: "Classical" Music or Contemporary Composition Listeners?
« Reply #41 on: February 13, 2009, 04:55:54 PM »
Thanks ffcal and cookie monster. I put a lot of effort into that one. :)

I am currently giving a try at this veeery beautiful Etude from Scriabin:



It may not seem incredibly complicated but to play this with the proper voicing is really hard.
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Re: "Classical" Music or Contemporary Composition Listeners?
« Reply #42 on: April 12, 2009, 02:51:37 PM »
I dropped the Scriabin, but meanwhile I have been progressing slowly but steadily with...

Rachmaninov - Prelude Op.32 No.10


An exquisite piece I am deeply in love with. I looked for some background info and apparently it was Rachmaninov's own favorite. He was inspired by this painting called "The Return" when he made it:

http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/0/03/B%C3%B6cklin_Die_Heimkehr_1887.jpg