A very brief introduction to classical music for beginners

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Kennyg

A very brief introduction to classical music for absolute beginners

140 Most Famous Classical Pieces
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Uf4SSqwSpRs



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Quote from: Kennyg on April 01, 2022, 12:37:07 AM
A very brief introduction to classical music for absolute beginners

140 Most Famous Classical Pieces
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Uf4SSqwSpRs

Which would be no one here. ;) Although, in some sense, I'm still a beginner even though I've been listening for 13 years as I'm constantly finding new composers to explore and I hear new things in works that I thought I knew like the back of my hand.
"Humility is society's greatest misconception."

My "Top 5" Favorite Composers: Debussy, Mahler, Strauss, Sibelius and Bartók


Symphonic Addict

How tender indeed. Here what there are is die-hard followers of such an eclectic range of stuff.  ;D :P
Music is life, and like it, inextinguishable.

I love the vast surface of silence; and it is my chief delight to break it.

Carl Nielsen

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Quote from: Symphonic Addict on April 10, 2022, 05:15:11 PM
How tender indeed. Here what there are is die-hard followers of such an eclectic range of stuff.  ;D :P

Indeed! We're a nerdy bunch to be sure. ;D
"Humility is society's greatest misconception."

My "Top 5" Favorite Composers: Debussy, Mahler, Strauss, Sibelius and Bartók


LKB

To be nerdy is a blessing, IMHO.

But it can make conversation more challenging at times.
Mit Flügeln, die ich mir errungen...

Szykneij

Quote from: Kennyg on April 01, 2022, 12:37:07 AM
A very brief introduction to classical music for absolute beginners

140 Most Famous Classical Pieces
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Uf4SSqwSpRs

A very valuable addition to the "Classical Music for Beginners" board since this is the place for visitors who are New to classical music? and who  Need to find out more? .  I wish I knew of that link when I was teaching music. I can think of a number of possible ways I could have made use of it.
Men profess to be lovers of music, but for the most part they give no evidence in their opinions and lives that they have heard it.  ~ Henry David Thoreau

Don't pray when it rains if you don't pray when the sun shines. ~ Satchel Paige

Rosalba

Thanks! I've put it on my Facebook Page and am hoping to listen to it later.
Music is Magic.