Archive for January, 2012
This is a wonderful animated short – even if you don’t know who Prokofiev was or understand Russian. Just enjoy the animation.
I liked the portrait of Rimsky Korsakov (then Liadov and Glazunov) that came “alive” to give him advice.
Apparently this won a medal in some film competition.More >
A performance of Mahler’s ninth symphony by the New York Philharmonic, on January 10, 2012, was cut short 13 bars before the end. An iPhone located near the stage continued to play the default Marimba ringtone until conductor Alan Gilbert stopped the performance and addressed the guilty party directly.
According to Paul More >