Ludwig van Beethoven is considered a key figure in Western music between classicism and romanticism. Even now, he is one of the most performed composers in the world. An unsurpassed master of sonatas, although he wrote in all genres that existed in his time, including opera, ballet, music for dramatic performances, and choral works. She is his first true love, to which he dedicated a brilliant sonata. And although there were other women in the life of the great German composer, it was this young charming woman who called him the immortal lover.
The first teacher of Ludwig van Beethoven
One of the three “Viennese classics” Ludwig van Beethoven was born on December 16, 1770 in the German city of Bonn. Years of childhood can be called the most difficult in the life of the future composer. It was difficult for a proud and Continue reading
In her youth, Elena Surzhikova was struck by the songs of Patricia Carly “Forgive me this whim” and Margarita Velazquez “Besame Mucho”. “These are women!” She admired and once dreamed of writing her song and singing it just as well.
In life, Elena Pavlovna met interesting people, tried to imitate them. Like many, she tried to assert herself and prove to herself and others that she could take the set height. Caught on the path of life and those who did not believe in its success. Sometimes her own hands fell. All the emotions, impressions, joys of victories and sorrows gradually began to turn into songs. A childhood dream has come true.
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Sergei Prokofiev is considered one of the largest, influential and most performed composers of the 20th century. He was also a pianist and conductor. Two years ago, to the 120th anniversary of the birth of the great composer, concerts and festivals were organized in Ukraine, Russia, France, Germany and other countries with which the name of the master is associated. Donbass, where the musician was born and his childhood passed, declared 2011 the Year of Prokofiev.
Controversy often flared up around the work of this composer, since eccentricity and originality always cause a controversial reaction. However, not only fans of Prokofiev feel the power and brightness of his talent. What is now Continue reading