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  1. Das Unbekannte im Vertrauten entdecken - Pianist Jean Muller über die Kunst bekannte | Radiofeuilleton - Bühne | Deutschlandradio Kultur

    Frisch und unvoreingenommen, ohne überflüssiges Pathos - so beschreiben Kritiker den Stil des Luxemburger Pianisten Jean Muller, wenn er Chopin interpretiert. Im Radiofeuilleton sprach er über die Sehnsucht des Publikums nach den größten Hits der Klassik.

    http://www.dradio.de/dkultur/sendungen/buehne/2042682/

    —Huffduffed by davidianni one year ago

  2. All Things Considered - Chopin’s Iconic Funeral March

    ‘Parodies of funeral marches aren’t new, according to Jeffrey Kallberg, a Chopin scholar and chair of the music department at the University of Pennsylvania. Kallberg says they trace back all the way to the piece that originally inspired Chopin to write his own funeral march.

    "Chopin’s march is modeled after a Rossini opera, La Gazza Ladra, and that served as the basis for parodies," Kallberg says. "If you’re old enough to remember, that was the theme music for Alfred Hichcock’s show."’ From http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=124039949

    —Huffduffed by tiffehr 4 years ago