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Young Bohemia: In Our Time: Bohemianism by Melvyn Bragg on the ...

Young Bohemia: In Our Time: Bohemianism by Melvyn Bragg on the ... | Eric Satie | Scoop.it
Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss the 19th century Parisian philosophy of life lived for art. In 1848 the young Parisian Henri Murger wrote of his Bohemian friends: their daily existence is a work of genius...they know how to ...
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Meeting in Music: Gottschalk Piano Music

Meeting in Music: Gottschalk Piano Music | Eric Satie | Scoop.it
In the early part of the twentieth century music became either outwardly expressive (as in the early symphonic poems of Richard Strauss, the huge symphonies of Gustav Mahler, or the operas of Giacomo Puccini), or more ...
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Pan Harmonia celebrates La Belle Epoque - Mountain Xpress

Pan Harmonia celebrates La Belle Epoque - Mountain Xpress | Eric Satie | Scoop.it
Pan Harmonia celebrates La Belle EpoqueMountain XpressThis chamber concert will feature works by Joseph Suk, Caesar Cui and Mel Bonis, along with Eric Satie's Gnossiennes for solo piano, which was featured in the Martin Scorsese film Hugo.
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June 8, 2012 « Celebrating a Year

June 8, 2012 « Celebrating a Year | Eric Satie | Scoop.it
Beethoven striding through the Vienna Woods muttering to himself, Eric Satie walking home through Paris after playing a cabaret, Charles Mingus late at night, riding the metro back from a gig. Here the flow of language and ...
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Erik Satie - Gymnopédie No.1

Alfred Eric Leslie Satie (Honfleur, 17 May 1866 -- Paris, 1 July 1925) was a French composer and pianist. Starting with his first composition in 1884, he sig...
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Erik Satie - His Life

Erik Satie - His Life | Eric Satie | Scoop.it
Alfred Erik Leslie Satie was born in Honfleur (Normandy) in 1866. He died in Paris in 1925, aged 59. His mother was Scottish and his father was a ship broker.
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Austronesian Outpost of Anaphoria: A tuning for Satie's Vexations

Austronesian Outpost of Anaphoria: A tuning for Satie's Vexations | Eric Satie | Scoop.it
To seed this formula, I took the Lucas Series that Satie was fond of. This series is like the Fibonacci series but starts with 1 and 3 instead of 1 and 2 and adds them together and continues this process with the answer and the ...
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into the rhythm: Aldo Ciccolini - Satie: Works for Piano

into the rhythm: Aldo Ciccolini - Satie: Works for Piano | Eric Satie | Scoop.it
Ciccolini started playing a wide range of Satie works on his programs of the 1950s, including many pieces that had been forgotten since the composer's death. This attracted attention among the musical cognoscenti in Paris, ...
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Blogger Musical (Beautiful Classical Music): Satie: 3 Gymnopédis ...

Blogger Musical (Beautiful Classical Music): Satie: 3 Gymnopédis ... | Eric Satie | Scoop.it
Satie: 3 Gymnopédis & other piano works. "Rogé understands the music perfectly well ... [his] interpretations are entirely admirable ..." --Gramophone. “A collection of Satie's piano music with all the best-known pieces, played ...
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Classical Music Notes - Artvoice

Classical Music Notes - Artvoice | Eric Satie | Scoop.it
Classical Music NotesArtvoiceDuring the 19th century, the French composer Louise Farrenc was the only woman to serve as professor of piano at the Paris Conservatoire, and the premiere of her Nonet in E Flat, Op.
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A new setting of Satie's Sports et Divertissements | Chat Blanc Project

A new setting of Satie's Sports et Divertissements | Chat Blanc Project | Eric Satie | Scoop.it
Erik Satie's Sports and Divertissements is a collection of twenty short piano pieces that depicts the popular past times of Parisian society prior to World War I. The work, commissioned by fashion magazine publisher Lucien ...
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British Female Pianists and Pedagogues | ClassicalMel's Piano and ...

British Female Pianists and Pedagogues | ClassicalMel's Piano and ... | Eric Satie | Scoop.it
An abundance of female piano teachers existed even in the early 19th century, mainly due to the art of piano playing being seen as a prerequisite for well educated young ladies during the 19th and early 20th century.
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Heavenly Worldliness: Cassette 2 Satie

Heavenly Worldliness: Cassette 2 Satie | Eric Satie | Scoop.it
This Satie Piano Collection by Peter Dickinson is part of the Boots Classical Collection and came out in 1990. Not sure how I became aware of Satie. To be honest, apart from the gymnopedies and one or two others, I'm not ...
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Images from France: Saint-Germain-en-Laye « My French Life ...

Images from France: Saint-Germain-en-Laye « My French Life ... | Eric Satie | Scoop.it
Or your Satie from Saint-Saëns? Find out a ... Francophiles and French members enjoyed meeting, chatting, sharing tips and gossip about France in a cosy and fashionable bar right in the centre of Le Marais in Paris.
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Piano Festival -- Interview with Leo Svirsky - Free Times

Piano Festival -- Interview with Leo Svirsky - Free Times | Eric Satie | Scoop.it
Piano Festival -- Interview with Leo SvirskyFree TimesA bit like a mutant child of Eric Satie and Cecil Taylor, channelled through Frederic Rzewski and Christian Wolff ...
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Still Tickling the Ivories: The Piano's Prominent Place in our Culture ...

Still Tickling the Ivories: The Piano's Prominent Place in our Culture ... | Eric Satie | Scoop.it
Vocalists on reality TV shows, classical musicians and rock stars all use it. The piano enjoyed a surge of interest in the late 19th and early 20th Century in America just as ragtime music was becoming popular.
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le fils des étoiles (son of the stars) « Graeme Rose's Blog

le fils des étoiles (son of the stars) « Graeme Rose's Blog | Eric Satie | Scoop.it
Satie, the French composer, was a maverick individual with an obsessive penchant for white handkerchiefs, stiff collars and late night absinthe.
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Burnt Down the Louvre

Burnt Down the Louvre | Eric Satie | Scoop.it
In Paris Guillaume Apollinaire mingled in the bohemian artist circles. Through his great verbal talent, both in speech and in writing, he soon became a leading character there.
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Erik Satie - Gnossienne No.1

Erik Satie - Gnossienne No.1 | Eric Satie | Scoop.it
Alfred Eric Leslie Satie (Honfleur, 17 May 1866 -- Paris, 1 July 1925) was a French composer and pianist.
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Satie Time : Zack Rock's Illustration Blog

Satie Time : Zack Rock's Illustration Blog | Eric Satie | Scoop.it
Satie Time Written on February 27, 2012, by Zack. Boy howdy, there has been a flurry of activity between this post and last.
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Uchida Evokes Early 20th Century Vienna in Schoenberg's Piano ...

Uchida Evokes Early 20th Century Vienna in Schoenberg's Piano ... | Eric Satie | Scoop.it
Brahms Schoenberg Beethoven: Mitsuko Uchida (piano), Philharmonia Orchestra/ Esa-Pekka Salonen (conductor)Royal Festival Hall 1.March.2012 (RB) Brahms: ... Uchida Evokes Early 20th Century Vienna in Schoenberg's Piano Concerto.
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SATIE SAYS « Prodigal Jazz Talk

SATIE SAYS « Prodigal Jazz Talk | Eric Satie | Scoop.it
I never wrote a note I didn't mean. ERIK SATIE. Like this: Like. Be the first to like this post. About Sean. a musician, trumpet player, educationalist, artist manager and promoter. View all posts by Sean ».
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Music review: San Francisco Symphony's John Cage 'Song Books' - Los Angeles Times

Music review: San Francisco Symphony's John Cage 'Song Books' - Los Angeles Times | Eric Satie | Scoop.it
Los Angeles TimesMusic review: San Francisco Symphony's John Cage 'Song Books'Los Angeles TimesCage further connected, in the “Song Books,” American experimentation with the elusive French composer Erik Satie and with the groundbreaking French...
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Lyrical Strings Duo: From Mendelssohn to Satie | Big Red Studio

Lyrical Strings Duo: From Mendelssohn to Satie | Big Red Studio | Eric Satie | Scoop.it
Lyrical Strings Duo: From Mendelssohn to Satie. Posted on March 21, 2012 by admin · Lyrical Strings Duo have just completed recording their upcoming album “Evening Songs,” full of original arrangements of classical pieces.
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The key of she: Buffalo Chamber Players perform in Buffalo Seminary - Buffalo News (blog)

The key of she: Buffalo Chamber Players perform in Buffalo SeminaryBuffalo News (blog)Louise Farrenc was another rarity, a French composer and professor of piano at the Paris Conservatoire in the 19th century.
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