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Looks Like A Job For A Cocktail Pianist In This Piano Bar…

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Musical Humour…

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Piano Humour…

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Musical Humour!

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RLPO Japan Tour 2015 – Day Six – A Day Off In Tokyo!

Just before I go into the ins and outs of today’s free day, have a butcher’s at Nobuyuki Tsujii, Vasily Petrenko and the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra performing Rachmaninov Concerto no. 3 in Liverpool Philharmonic Hall a couple of months … Continue reading

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Michael Finnissy – The History Of Photography In Sound…

My old school chum from my times at Chetham’s School of Music, international concert pianist Ian Pace, has recently released his latest album – a recording of Michael Finnissy’s epic – ‘The History of Photography in Sound’. On the Divine … Continue reading

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Scriabin – The Mystic Composer…

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Pianist Facing Jail For Practising – Latest!

Norman Lebrecht on ‘Slipped Disk’… Breaking: Pianist will NOT go to jail for noise pollution November 16, 2013 by Norman Lebrecht 1 Comment Popular media have been running a scare story that a Spanish pianist ‘might’ go to jail for inflicting noise pollution … Continue reading

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Pianist Facing Jail for PRACTISING!!!

This is a ridiculous situation! A pianist, who has gone to be good enough to have a successful career as a professional player is being sued, faces jail and possibly a future ban from playing the piano. Pathetic! I lived … Continue reading

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Trouble with Noisy Audiences?

From his BBC Radio 4 Desert Island Discs interview, earlier today… Alfred Brendel stopped and addressed the noisy audience after the commencement of his recital, “… Ladies and gentlemen, you can’t hear me, but I can hear you!” He got … Continue reading

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