I heard that Beethoven's Ode To Joy was written to express the essence of life in terms of suffering and acceptance. I'm not totally convinced by this sentence so I'd like to ask whether someone ...
I've always heard that Für Elise is an extremely difficult piece to play well, despite being relatively easy in a technical sense. An added challenge is that it's been extremely over-played (I'm just ...
What are some musical characteristics that can be analyzed to tell if a piece of music was written by Ludwig van Beethoven or Frédéric Chopin? Both are unmistakably present in the concert repertoire ...