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Things that don’t make you a better musician:
Winning a job
Playing on a strad or equivalent
Studying with a great teacher
Things that do make you a better musician:
Keeping a detailed practice notebook, with small improvements every day
recording yourself and being…
This awesome video features Croatian cellists Luka Sulic and Stjepan Hauser, aka 2Cellos, playing their phenomenal “BaRock style” arrangement of the hard rock classic for a completely bewildered 17th century audience. The concept is wonderful, but the actual performance is astonishing.
[via Geeks are Sexy]
ok that was seriously badass. PLAY, CROATIAN BEAUTIES, PLAY WHILE I SHIP YOU.
i love the way the sound changes as the bows gradually disintegrate, too.
that was FUCKING AWESOME.
this is crazy and i love it
The Great Baroque Workout, brought to you by Malena Ernman, Handel, and the Zurich Opera House
((“Sta nell’ircana” from Alcina))
This looks like opera’s version of Step in Time from Mary Poppins, except all the chimney sweeps are in suits.
also p.s. Malena Ernman beating the SHIT out of this aria