This is a first on our site: a female conductor!
Tag: 19th century composers
Weber had a significant impact on composers of the Romantic period, particularly in Germany.
Schubert’s uncommon gifts for music were evident from an early age, which was just as well because he died quite early at age 31.
Performed by the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra conducted by Jean-Yves Ossonce.
Just in case you missed it: Mercury will be in retrograde from November 1st to November 21st. Keep your temper in check, listen to classical music, and reflect!
Too hard to choose one: Enjoy four hours of this Finnish composer of the Romantic era.
Wanhall’s music was well respected by Mozart, Haydn and Beethoven.
In the summer of 1868, Grieg wrote his Piano Concerto in A minor while on holiday in Denmark.
“Always conduct with the score in your head, not your head in the score”.
Kick back and relax for three hours and a half: Here comes Wagner’s Lohengrin, conducted by Christian Thielemann at the Semperoper in Dresden.