Subscribe to our mailing list to get news, specials and updates:     Name: Email:

Playing and Pieces

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and the harpsichord. By Dr. Wolfram Syré

2018-10-30

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and the harpsichord.

It is unusual to play Mozart on the harpsichord today. But Mozart itself played very often on the harpsichord. Ludwig van Beethoven called Mozart a ...

Read More

Playing Georg Muffat by Dr. Wolfram Syré

2018-10-05

Playing Georg Muffat

Georg Muffat was born in 1653 at Megève (Savoyen). He studied in Paris (1663-1669) and in Rome (1680) with Bernardo Pasquini. Among his friends were Jean-Baptiste, Lully, ...

Read More

Playing Johann Gottlob Töpfer and Bach's Passacaglia

2018-08-22

Playing Johann Gottlob Töpfer and Bach's PassacagliaBy Dr. Wolfram Syré
Johann Gottlob Töpfer was born in 1791 at Niederrossla. He was Professor at the Academy for teachers at Weimar and from 18...

Read More

New Play by Time Feature

2018-05-07


First off thank you to woody-mc for contributing the code to make this feature possible.

You can now add minutes and seconds (1:02) to comments that are directly linked to the music player....

Read More

Playing Johann Christian Leberecht Kittel

2018-01-09

Playing Johann Christian Leberecht Kittel
by Dr. Wolfram Syré

Johann Christian Leberecht Kittel was the latest pupil of Johann Sebastian Bach. He composed marvelous organ music. His pieces ...

Read More

What was new with Claudio Merulo? by Dr. Wolfram Syré

2017-11-02

What was new with Claudio Merulo?
The Toccatas of Claudio Merulo is the bridge between those of Giovanni Gabrielei and those of Girolamo Frescobaldi and of Michelangelo Rossi.Merulo's Toccatas have...

Read More

Playing Widor's 1. Symphonie in its first version from 1876 - by Wolfram Syré

2017-09-22

Widor created more than one new versions of his symphonies. For to say it directly: He composed against the Italian-opera inspirated French romnatic organ music. The technique of composition should ha...

Read More

What about the use of symphonic British organs of the Romantic periode? By Wolfram Syré

2017-08-01

What about the use of symphonic British organs of the Romantic periode?There are written and unwritten laws for the use of convenient organs concerning organ music of every school.The revival of the o...

Read More

The scandalous neglect of British and US-American concert hall organ-music is still going strong until today. By Wolfram Syré

2017-07-24

The scandalous neglect of British and US-American concert hall organ-music is still going strong until today. I. England I was very irritated seeing that the articles about e. g. William Thomas Best,...

Read More

Who was the composer of Richard Wagner´s unwritten organ music ?

2017-07-18

Who was the composer of Richard Wagner´s unwritten organ music and
where can you find both Wagner's "Pilgrims-choir" (Tannhäuser) and ideas from a Bach-Prelude in the same composition?
By Wolf...

Read More

View All Articles

Sponsored By:
Subscribe to get the latest articles and updates!