Praise for Joy

Beethoven's 9th Symphony is undoubtedly one of the most important works of human cultural history. Even for those of us who are not familiar with Western Classical Music, the last part of the piece…

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Organology Studies in Turkey – III

Etem Ruhi Üngör, at the 2004st International Symposium on Anatolian Music and Instruments in XNUMX, said that the first thing to do is to establish the Turkish Instruments Museum and…

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Unaccompanied Flute Works

SELECTED UNACCOMPANIED FLUTE WORKS Introduction When planning a balanced recital program, it is important to take history, stylistic factors, compositional techniques, and…

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Organology Studies in Turkey – I

The organology discipline, which is derived from the Greek word organon, Latin organum, and which has passed into our language from the French organologie term, is briefly defined as the science of instruments. Mahmut Ragip Gazimihal…

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Chopin and Mazurka

Among Chopin's mazurkas, the most touching and creative ones are mainly composed in slow tempo and minor tonality. Musicology is for these composition types…

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Paris Opera: Season 1750

Opera, which was transferred to Paris from the Royal administration in 1750, recorded quite detailed financial and statistical data starting from the relevant season. A small part of the season…

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John Field and Nocturn

Today, John Field is known as the man who "composed the nocturnes before Chopin", very few of his compositions were taught and almost completely removed from concert programs.

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Beethoven: The Execution of Op.14

Before and After Towards the end of the 19th century, thanks to entrepreneurs such as Edison, sound recordings became available, facts about the performances of famous pianists and…

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Beethoven Family Tree

On January 5, 1712, Malines' master baker Michael van Beethoven had a son, baptized as Ludwig. (To the extinct Latin records…

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