Por que Hitler idolatrava Wagner? | DW BRASIL

Hitler era fascinado pelo compositor alemão Richard Wagner. Entenda como as harmonias apoteóticas de Wagner alimentavam a megalomania e a psicose do líder nazista. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2X8f-TFN76E

“Morton Feldman como crítico da ideologia: uma leitura política de Rothko Chapel” – VLADIMIR SAFATLE

Dissertatio - Revista de Filosofia (Universidade Federal de Pelotas), [42] 11, nr. 26, 2015 Trata-se discutir a peça Rothko Chapel, de Morton Feldman, a partir de uma indagação sobre a reconstrução de categorias como: expressão, temporalidade, assim como sobre a relação entre música e pintura. Veremos, principalmente, como a peça atravessada por uma reflexão constante… Continue lendo “Morton Feldman como crítico da ideologia: uma leitura política de Rothko Chapel” – VLADIMIR SAFATLE

MORTON FELDMAN – Rothko Chapel | Les Cris de Paris – Ensemble Intercontemporain (2017)

Morton Feldman wrote Rothko Chapel as a musical tribute to the famous "abstractionist" painter Mark Rothko (1903-1970), who committed suicide at the age of 66. It was conceived to be a permanent musical piece for the Rothko Chapel, a non-denominational chapel in Houston, Texas, founded by John and Dominique de Menil. The interior serves not only as a… Continue lendo MORTON FELDMAN – Rothko Chapel | Les Cris de Paris – Ensemble Intercontemporain (2017)

MORTON FELDMAN – Crippled Symmetry (1983)

“What makes Feldman’s music so fascinating is its complete honesty: it truly does create a series of sonic shapes moving through space, allowing the listener to literally ‘see’ with his ears the slowly changing patterns of sound...this is great music to fall asleep to...because it’s so hypnotic.” - ClassicsToday.com “This recording comes from a concert in… Continue lendo MORTON FELDMAN – Crippled Symmetry (1983)

MORTON FELDMAN – For John Cage (1982)

Morton Feldman's For John Cage, written in the final phase of his career, is, typically for this period, a long work, almost 70 minutes. It is atypical, however, when one considers on how few occasions he actually wrote for this particular pairing of instruments: In 1951 there were "Extensions 1" and "Projections IV"; in 1963,… Continue lendo MORTON FELDMAN – For John Cage (1982)

Confronting Stillness: The Life and Works of Morton Feldman

Classical Nerd is a video series covering music history, theoretical concepts, and techniques, hosted by composer, pianist, and music history aficionado Thomas Little. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VpL80kd9qcY Music: Thomas Little: Dance! #2 in E minor, performed by Rachel Fellows, Michael King, and Bruce TippetteMorton Feldman: Coptic Light, performed by the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra conducted by Peter Eötvös [original… Continue lendo Confronting Stillness: The Life and Works of Morton Feldman

MORTON FELDMAN – Piano & String Quartet (1985)

Morton Feldman (1926-1987) was an American composer. A major figure in 20th-century classical music, Feldman was a pioneer of indeterminate music, a development associated with the experimental New York School of composers also including John Cage, Christian Wolff, and Earle Brown. Feldman's works are characterized by notational innovations that he developed to create his characteristic… Continue lendo MORTON FELDMAN – Piano & String Quartet (1985)

HÉLOÏSE DE JENLIS – Deux Arabesques de Debussy (Harpe)

Les deux Arabesques de Claude Debussy interprétées à la harpe par Héloïse de Jenlis. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hWTe3C_RoDo Héloïse découvre la harpe à l’âge de neuf ans. Elève de Annie Lavoisier, Héloïse a suivi des stages et master classes avec Marie Claire Jamet, Isabelle Moretti, Xavier de Maistre, Marielle Nordmann, Frédérique Cambreling, ... Elle a obtenu le deuxième… Continue lendo HÉLOÏSE DE JENLIS – Deux Arabesques de Debussy (Harpe)

Vita Christi: Bach, the fifth evangelist (docvmentary)

A homage to Johann Sebastian Bach, the composer of the Christian message: the music documentary Vita Christi—Bach, the Fifth Evangelist was produced for the 2013 Bach Festival Leipzig. With the theme, “Vita Christi”, that year’s edition of the festival retold the life of Jesus Christ in oratorios, masses and cantatas by Johann Sebastian Bach and composers… Continue lendo Vita Christi: Bach, the fifth evangelist (docvmentary)

POLYPHIA – Bach Concerto No. 1 in D Minor

Polyphia is a 4 piece instrumental act from Texas, USA. They first achieved mainstream success when the guitar play-through of "Impassion", from their EP Inspire, went viral on YouTube. Since then, the band's popularity has grown and they have shared the stage with progressive metalcore artists such as Periphery, Between the Buried and Me, and… Continue lendo POLYPHIA – Bach Concerto No. 1 in D Minor