Famous Composers and Their Habits
Herr Ludwig van Beethoven

Sometimes listeners have trouble identifying music they hear, and they try to at least guess the composer.  Sometimes it’s easy (like Haydn vs. Bartok), but sometimes it’s very difficult (Mozart vs. Haydn).  We all have our favorite composers that we can always identify, but no matter  who you are, there’s bound to be a work […]

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Chamber Music – The Best Way to Play
Great Chamber Music

There are three basic categories of classical music that performers can choose from – orchestral music, solo music, and chamber music.  Obviously within those categories are infinite sub-categories and genres, but when we perform, we do so in one of those three ways.  I have loved chamber music since the tender young age of 13 […]

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