Rolf's Music Blog http://www.rolf-musicblog.net All just my personal opinion Sun, 19 Mar 2017 19:28:21 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.7.3 http://www.rolf-musicblog.net/wp-content/uploads/2016/01/cropped-2016-11-04-R-32x32.jpg Rolf's Music Blog http://www.rolf-musicblog.net 32 32 78010206 A Layman as Concert Agent http://www.rolf-musicblog.net/layman-concert-agent/ http://www.rolf-musicblog.net/layman-concert-agent/#comments Wed, 15 Mar 2017 22:21:31 +0000 http://www.rolf-musicblog.net/?p=11242 A collection of experiences / lessons learned from organizing concerts / piano recitals for an artist, maybe a draft protocol for future instances?

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Yulianna Avdeeva — Aarau, 2017-03-05 http://www.rolf-musicblog.net/yulianna-avdeeva-aarau-2017-03-05/ http://www.rolf-musicblog.net/yulianna-avdeeva-aarau-2017-03-05/#comments Thu, 09 Mar 2017 20:01:37 +0000 http://www.rolf-musicblog.net/?p=9866 Yulianna Avdeeva, Piano Recital, Kultur- & Kongresshaus Aarau, 2017-03-05 — Bach: Toccata in D major, BWV 912; Bach: Overture in the French Style, BWV 831; Chopin: Four Mazurkas, op.7; Chopin: Piano Sonata No.3 in B minor, op.58

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Zinman / Mahler 6th — Tonhalle Zurich, 2017-03-03 http://www.rolf-musicblog.net/zinman-mahler-tonhalle-zurich-2017-03-03/ http://www.rolf-musicblog.net/zinman-mahler-tonhalle-zurich-2017-03-03/#respond Wed, 08 Mar 2017 10:03:56 +0000 http://www.rolf-musicblog.net/?p=11225 Concert review: David Zinman, Tonhalle Orchestra Zurich; Zurich, 2017-03-03 — Gustav Mahler (1860 - 1911): Symphony No.6 in a minor, "Tragic"

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Tetzlaff, Norrington / ZKO — Tonhalle Zurich, 2017-02-28 http://www.rolf-musicblog.net/tetzlaff-norrington-zko-zurich-2017-02-28/ http://www.rolf-musicblog.net/tetzlaff-norrington-zko-zurich-2017-02-28/#respond Fri, 03 Mar 2017 15:18:54 +0000 http://www.rolf-musicblog.net/?p=11198 Concert review: Christian Tetzlaff, Sir Roger Norrington & Zurich Chamber Orchestra (ZKO) @ Tonhalle Zurich, 2017-02-28 — Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy: Violin Concerto in e minor, op.64; Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No.7 in A major, op.92

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Oliver Schnyder — Tonhalle Zurich, 2017-02-27 http://www.rolf-musicblog.net/oliver-schnyder-zurich-2017-02-27/ http://www.rolf-musicblog.net/oliver-schnyder-zurich-2017-02-27/#respond Thu, 02 Mar 2017 23:13:07 +0000 http://www.rolf-musicblog.net/?p=11173 Piano recital, Oliver Schnyder @ Tonhalle Zurich, 2017-02-27 — Beethoven: Piano Sonata No.9 in E major, op.14/1 & Piano Sonata No.27 in e minor, op.90; Bartók: Piano Sonata, Sz.80; Brahms: Piano Sonata No.3 in f minor, op.5

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Yaara Tal & Andreas Groethuysen — Baden, 2017-02-25 http://www.rolf-musicblog.net/yaara-tal-andreas-groethuysen-baden-2017-02-25/ http://www.rolf-musicblog.net/yaara-tal-andreas-groethuysen-baden-2017-02-25/#respond Mon, 27 Feb 2017 17:07:59 +0000 http://www.rolf-musicblog.net/?p=11167 Duo Recital Yaara Tal & Andreas Groethuysen @ Druckerei Baden/CH, 2017-02-25: Saint-Saëns, Variations on a Theme by Beethoven, op.35; Debussy: La mer; Th. Ysaÿe: Variations on an original theme, op.10; Debussy: Prélude à l’après midi d’un faune; R. Strauss: Till Eulenspiegels lustige Streiche, op.28

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Juan Pérez Floristán — ETH Zurich, 2017-02-07 http://www.rolf-musicblog.net/juan-perez-floristan-eth-zurich-2017-02-07/ http://www.rolf-musicblog.net/juan-perez-floristan-eth-zurich-2017-02-07/#respond Tue, 21 Feb 2017 01:21:28 +0000 http://www.rolf-musicblog.net/?p=10812 Piano recital, Juan Pérez Floristán @ Semper-Aula, ETH Zurich, 2017-02-07: Liszt: Sonata in b minor, S.178; Debussy: 4 Préludes; Gershwin: 3 Preludes; Bartók: Piano Sonata, Sz.80; Ginastera: 3 Danzas Argentinas; Cowell: The Tides of Manaunaun

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Oxana Shevchenko — Weinfelden TG, 2017-02-05 http://www.rolf-musicblog.net/oxana-shevchenko-weinfelden-tg-2017-02-05/ http://www.rolf-musicblog.net/oxana-shevchenko-weinfelden-tg-2017-02-05/#comments Sun, 19 Feb 2017 21:13:49 +0000 http://www.rolf-musicblog.net/?p=10893 Piano recital by Oxana Shevchenko, in Weinfelden/TG, 2017-02-05, featuring works by Igor Stravinsky: Sonate (1924), Les cinq doigts, Choral, Serenade in A; in addition: Mozart, Allegro in B flat, K.400; Beethoven: Piano Sonata No.13 in E flat, op.27/1 "Quasi una fantasia"; Schubert/Liszt: Lied "Du bist die Ruh'", and Lied "Der Erlkönig"

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Oxana Shevchenko — Jecklin Forum, Zurich, 2017-02-03 http://www.rolf-musicblog.net/oxana-shevchenko-zurich-2017-02-03/ http://www.rolf-musicblog.net/oxana-shevchenko-zurich-2017-02-03/#comments Sun, 19 Feb 2017 18:56:04 +0000 http://www.rolf-musicblog.net/?p=10891 Piano recital by Oxana Shevchenko, at the Jecklin Forum, Zurich, 2017-02-03, featuring works by Igor Stravinsky: Scherzo, Sonata in f sharp minor (1904), 4 Études op.7, Choral, Serenade in A, Piano-Rag-Music, Tango; in addition: Tchaikovsky: "Les Saisons", op.37a (Janvier, Février, Mars, Mai, Novembre)

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Oxana Shevchenko — Uster ZH, 2017-02-02 http://www.rolf-musicblog.net/oxana-shevchenko-uster-zh-2017-02-02/ http://www.rolf-musicblog.net/oxana-shevchenko-uster-zh-2017-02-02/#comments Sun, 19 Feb 2017 11:09:03 +0000 http://www.rolf-musicblog.net/?p=10889 Piano recital by Oxana Shevchenko, in Uster/ZH, 2017-02-02, featuring works by Igor Stravinsky: Suite "L'oiseau de feu" (arr. Guido Agosti), Trois mouvements de Pétrouchka; in addition: Tchaikovsky: "Les Saisons", op.37a (Janvier, Février, Mars); Schubert/Liszt: Lied "Du bist die Ruh", and Lied "Der Erlkönig"

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