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Avis et commentaires pour d'étudiants pour Explorer les sonates pour piano de Beethoven par Institut Curtis de musique

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À propos du cours

Our relationship to Beethoven is a deep and paradoxical one. For many musicians, he represents a kind of holy grail: His music has an intensity, rigor, and profundity which keep us in its thrall, and it is perhaps unequalled in the interpretive, technical, and even spiritual challenges it poses to performers. At the same time, Beethoven’s music is casually familiar to millions of people who do not attend concerts or consider themselves musically inclined. Two hundred years after his death, he is everywhere in the culture, yet still represents its summit. This course takes an inside-out look at the 32 piano sonatas from the point of view of a performer. Each lecture will focus on one sonata and an aspect of Beethoven’s music exemplified by it. (These might include: the relationship between Beethoven the pianist and Beethoven the composer; the critical role improvisation plays in his highly structured music; his mixing of extremely refined music with rougher elements; and the often surprising ways in which the events of his life influenced his compositional process and the character of the music he was writing.) The course will feature some analysis and historical background, but its perspective is that of a player, not a musicologist. Its main aim is to explore and demystify the work of the performer, even while embracing the eternal mystery of Beethoven’s music itself. This season's Curtis courses are sponsored by Linda Richardson in loving memory of her husband, Dr. Paul Richardson. The Dolfinger-McMahon Foundation supports Curtis's lifelong learning initiatives....

Meilleurs avis

2 juin 2020

This course and Mr. Biss' immense knowledge of Beethoven's sonatas and that era has given me a new interest in classical music. I can understand and speak about it more confidently than ever!

22 août 2016

Fascinating trip through the marvellous Beethoven sonatas.\n\nAlthough I love them since many years, I'm very happy to see that It's always possible to progress.\n\nMany thanks Jonathan.

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par jean j

3 oct. 2015

fantastic course. excellent prof

par Aida B S H

17 août 2015

Instructor is amazing! The best!

par Ni H

18 août 2015

Very insightful and inspiring

par António M d S A

26 janv. 2017

Thank you very much.

par Percy Y

1 nov. 2015

Exciting and Clear !

par Rafael S

20 mars 2016

So far, excellent!

par Karim T R

9 févr. 2017

Incredible class.

par wang p

12 nov. 2015



3 sept. 2016

Great course!

par Jacob F

15 août 2015

great teacher

par Beethoven

8 févr. 2016


par Ji Y

15 août 2015

Pretty good!

par elizabeth c

7 févr. 2019


par Tom M

19 janv. 2016

Good stuff.

par Ignacio T A

18 oct. 2016


par Wan Y

1 sept. 2016


par Kenneth J

17 juin 2016

very good

par Dongfang S

9 mai 2016

Super good

par Lizao L

31 oct. 2015

Very nice.

par Rogerio A G F

28 août 2015


par מוריה פ

23 août 2015


par Sebastian G

23 août 2015


par sean f

19 sept. 2015


par Miguel A V

21 août 2015


par Thaís F L

28 juin 2016