Archive for May, 2020

building site: forqueray suite 1

May 21, 2020

I am going to fill up this space with video recordings of Forqueray’s first suite in D-minor.

First out: La Laborde, recorded 20 May 2020.

remembering M. S.

May 14, 2020

May 14, 2020

Today six years ago, Martin Skowroneck passed away. He would have been 93 years old now. I made a spontaneous–after-dinner-recording in his memory of one of my favorite pieces, the Prélude in D by Jean – Henry D’Anglebert.

Later tonight, we will celebrate him by filling, lifting, and emptying, a glass in his memory. I know he would have wanted that.

 

stay-at-home cyclopes

May 3, 2020

In my second stay-at-home video, I play J.Ph. Rameau’s Les Cyclopes, a piece that is good for encores but dangerous to play when too tired (so it’s always good to have an alternative ready!).

 

 

(more…)