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http://feedproxy.google.com - Some years ago, in a masterclass with the renowned American pianist and teacher Jerome Lowenthal, I played Rachmaninoff’s beautiful E-flat minor Étude-Tableaux Op. 39/5. After I finished playing, he pointed his finger at the first page and asked me: “Harmonically, what’s going on here?” Although I thought I was quite adept in harmony, I found […]The post Brahms’s Op. 76 cycle: A study in idleness? appeared first on Music for 2 Keyboards.
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