Monthly Archives: July 2010

“Lied ohne Ende.” Albumblatt Op. 124, No. 8

Robert Schumann zum 154. Todestag. Clara describes her visit to Robert in the Endenich asylum two days before his death. Johannes [Brahms] saw him and, together with the doctor, begged me not to go to him, put it in the light of a duty to my children not to upset mysel thus, etc. So I […]

“I Cavalli di Via Delle Belle Arti”

Albumleaf 25: July 18, 2010 (Bologna) Perhaps the most striking sight in the Museo Civico Archeologico di Bologna is that of two horse skeletons excavated from the present-day Via Delle Belle Arti. The two horses appear to have been ritually slain by the Etruscans, and the head of the axe used in the execution remains […]

Foglie Sparse. Album di Sei Pezzi. Op. 60.

Scattered Leaves. Album of Six Pieces. Op. 60. IV-VI. Giuseppe Martucci (1856-1909) IV. Barcarola [Audio clip: view full post to listen] V. Romanza [Audio clip: view full post to listen] VI. Capriccio [Audio clip: view full post to listen]

“Le Finestre d’Alabastro del Mausoleo di Galla Placidia”

Albumleaf 24: July 17, 2010 (Bologna) [Audio clip: view full post to listen]

“Indie-Ballad”

Albumleaf 23: July 14, 2010 (Bologna) [Audio clip: view full post to listen]

“Overheard in Santo Stefano”

Albumleaf 22: July 8, 2010 (Bologna) [Audio clip: view full post to listen]

Foglie Sparse. Album di Sei Pezzi. Op. 60.

Scattered Leaves. Album of Six Pieces. Op. 60. I-III. Giuseppe Martucci (1856-1909) I. Tempo di Marcia [Audio clip: view full post to listen] II. Valzer [Audio clip: view full post to listen] III. Scherzo [Audio clip: view full post to listen]

“Memory of Donatoni”

Albumleaf 21: July 2, 2010 (Bologna) [Audio clip: view full post to listen]

“Five Machine”

Albumleaf 20: June 28, 2010 (Bologna) [Audio clip: view full post to listen]