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Watch online theatre plays and musicals

1. Romeo and Juliet
2. The Two Noble Kinsmen
3. The Winter’s Tale
4. Love Never Dies
5. Treasure Island
6. Celebrating 25 Magical Years of Disney on Broadway
7. Tiger Country
8. #AIWW: The Arrest of Ai Wei
9. Emily of Emerald Hill
10. Supervision
11. Monkey Goes Home
12. Those Who Can’t, Teach

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Watch online theatre plays and musicals

1. Romeo and Juliet
2. The Two Noble Kinsmen
3. The Winter’s Tale
4. Love Never Dies
5. Treasure Island
6. Celebrating 25 Magical Years of Disney on Broadway
7. Tiger Country
8. #AIWW: The Arrest of Ai Wei
9. Emily of Emerald Hill
10. Supervision
11. Monkey Goes Home
12. Those Who Can’t, Teach

#covid19 #coronavirus #SocialDistancing #pandemic #TogetherAtHome #StayAtHome #online #virtual #theatre #musical

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We continue our series on life as a pianist in quarantine as we chat to Chloe Flower, who was been giving free piano lessons online.

- Chloe, we have to ask, how are you doing?
- We hope your piano is keeping you company while you are inside! What have you been doing these last few weeks?
- Have you been getting lots of positive responses about your lessons?
- Do you have any more online projects in the works for us over the coming weeks?
- We hear through the... See More

We continue our series on life as a pianist in quarantine as we chat to Chloe Flower, who was been giving free piano lessons online.

- Chloe, we have to ask, how are you doing?
- We hope your piano is keeping you company while you are inside! What have you been doing these last few weeks?
- Have you been getting lots of positive responses about your lessons?
- Do you have any more online projects in the works for us over the coming weeks?
- We hear through the grapevine you have a new album coming out soon… What can you tell us about it?
- We also heard you recorded the entire album on your Steinway Spirio r. Why did you choose this model?
- What’s the first thing you want to do when all of this is over?

#teacher #covid19 #coronavirus #SocialDistancing #pandemic #TogetherAtHome #StayAtHome #online #ChloeFlower #sony #steinway #album

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Want to expand your Beethoven repertoire? Here are 10 pieces you absolutely must include!

1. Bagatelle in A minor WoO 59 ‘Für Elise’
2. Slow movement from ‘Pathétique’ Sonata No 8 in C minor Op 13
3. First movement from ‘Moonlight’ Sonata in C sharp minor Op 27 No 2
4. Waltz in F Anh 15, ‘Adieu to the piano’
5. Bagatelle Op 126 No 1
6. Bagatelle Op 126 No 6
7. Six Ecossaises WoO 83
8. Minuet in G WoO 10 No 2
9. Third movement from Sonata... See More

Want to expand your Beethoven repertoire? Here are 10 pieces you absolutely must include!

1. Bagatelle in A minor WoO 59 ‘Für Elise’
2. Slow movement from ‘Pathétique’ Sonata No 8 in C minor Op 13
3. First movement from ‘Moonlight’ Sonata in C sharp minor Op 27 No 2
4. Waltz in F Anh 15, ‘Adieu to the piano’
5. Bagatelle Op 126 No 1
6. Bagatelle Op 126 No 6
7. Six Ecossaises WoO 83
8. Minuet in G WoO 10 No 2
9. Third movement from Sonata No 11 in B flat Op 22
10. First movement from Sonatina in F Anh 5 No 2

#beethoven #student #teacher #sonata #minuet #sonatina #bagatelle

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Arthur Rubinstein Virtual PianoFest kicks off

The Rubinstein Competition and the Buchmann-Mehta School of Music (BMSM) at Tel Aviv University have partnered up to created the Arthur Rubinstein Virtual PianoFest, which will run from 5-21 May.

The festival includes a wide variety of events, encompassing famous laureates of the Rubinstein Competition, rising pianists on the Israeli and international scene, and leading pedagogues and composers.

The events broadly fall into... See More

Arthur Rubinstein Virtual PianoFest kicks off

The Rubinstein Competition and the Buchmann-Mehta School of Music (BMSM) at Tel Aviv University have partnered up to created the Arthur Rubinstein Virtual PianoFest, which will run from 5-21 May.

The festival includes a wide variety of events, encompassing famous laureates of the Rubinstein Competition, rising pianists on the Israeli and international scene, and leading pedagogues and composers.

The events broadly fall into three areas - livestreamed recitals, broadcasts of classic archive performances from the competition's past years, and supporting discussion-based events. All events take place at 6pm Israel time / 5pm Central European Time / 4pm British Summer Time / 11am Eastern Daylight Time.

#ArthurRubinstein #BMSM #festival #competition #teacher #parent #student #composer #recital #livestream

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As a mark of global solidarity during the Covid-19 outbreak, Singaporean conductor Wong Kah Chun has assembled local and overseas artists to put on a virtual performance of Beethoven's Ode To Joy.

The three-minute music video, aired on The Straits Times YouTube and Facebook channels at 7pm on Thursday (May 7), includes performances by members of music groups such as the Singapore Chinese Orchestra and Dresden Boys Choir (Dresdner Kreuzchor) as well as local freelancers and musicians... See More

As a mark of global solidarity during the Covid-19 outbreak, Singaporean conductor Wong Kah Chun has assembled local and overseas artists to put on a virtual performance of Beethoven's Ode To Joy.

The three-minute music video, aired on The Straits Times YouTube and Facebook channels at 7pm on Thursday (May 7), includes performances by members of music groups such as the Singapore Chinese Orchestra and Dresden Boys Choir (Dresdner Kreuzchor) as well as local freelancers and musicians.

Wong, 33, chief conductor of Germany's Nuremberg Symphony, conceived the idea for the project on an overnight flight from Nuremberg to Singapore in March.

#covid19 #coronavirus #SocialDistancing #pandemic #TogetherAtHome #StayAtHome #online #virtual #WongKahChun #conductor #orchestra #beethoven #OdeToJoy #youtube #sco #DresdenBoysChoir #NurembergSymphony

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What can go wrong during piano or symphony concerto? Check this out!

Here are the 5 most funny accidents, all about sheet music turning fails.

#symphony #concerto #pageturn #accident... See More

What can go wrong during piano or symphony concerto? Check this out!

Here are the 5 most funny accidents, all about sheet music turning fails.

#symphony #concerto #pageturn #accident #blooper #funny

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Well, could an orchestra do it on their own? AT LAST! A simple and funny explanation by conductor and stand-up comedian Rainer Hersch. Classical Music at it's funniest ("Victor Borge for a new generation"). Jokes, laughter and, hang on you will learn something.

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Well, could an orchestra do it on their own? AT LAST! A simple and funny explanation by conductor and stand-up comedian Rainer Hersch. Classical Music at it's funniest ("Victor Borge for a new generation"). Jokes, laughter and, hang on you will learn something.

#orchestra #conductor #teacher #student

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自2018年的节目《幻乐之城》后,已经2年没听到王菲公开唱歌了!
天后还是天后,状态超好的,她一开口就想哭了😭🥰

王菲和常石磊唱一段《人间》,根据主题把歌词稍微改编了一下,希望给大家带来一些安慰和鼓励。

#FayeWong #covid19 #coronavirus #SocialDistancing... See More

自2018年的节目《幻乐之城》后,已经2年没听到王菲公开唱歌了!
天后还是天后,状态超好的,她一开口就想哭了😭🥰

王菲和常石磊唱一段《人间》,根据主题把歌词稍微改编了一下,希望给大家带来一些安慰和鼓励。

#FayeWong #covid19 #coronavirus #SocialDistancing #pandemic #TogetherAtHome #StayAtHome #王菲 #常石磊

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With an aim to share their love of music with children, Singaporean conductor Kahchun Wong and Marina Mahler - the granddaughter of renowned composer Gustav Mahler - founded Project Infinitude.

Together with Child at Street 11 - a charity and pre-school for children from diverse and under-resourced backgrounds - the project provides an inclusive space for children to explore classical music.

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With an aim to share their love of music with children, Singaporean conductor Kahchun Wong and Marina Mahler - the granddaughter of renowned composer Gustav Mahler - founded Project Infinitude.

Together with Child at Street 11 - a charity and pre-school for children from diverse and under-resourced backgrounds - the project provides an inclusive space for children to explore classical music.

#KahchunWong #MarinaMahler #GustavMahler #ProjectInfinitude #conductor #composer #ChildAtStreet11 #NurembergSymphonyOrchestra

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Lean On Me with Scott Bradlee - Day of Gratitude tribute 🎵

We are joining creator Scott Bradlee in honoring all of the frontline workers for today's Day of Gratitude.

#DayofGratitude #ScottBradlee #tribute #... See More

Lean On Me with Scott Bradlee - Day of Gratitude tribute 🎵

We are joining creator Scott Bradlee in honoring all of the frontline workers for today's Day of Gratitude.

#DayofGratitude #ScottBradlee #tribute #gratitude

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Evolution Of Piano - Tony DeSare & Scott Bradlee

Tony DeSare and Scott Bradlee perform Tony's EVOLUTION OF PIANO medley! See how many themes you recognize & share with the piano fans in your life:)

#TonyDeSare #ScottBradlee #medley... See More

Evolution Of Piano - Tony DeSare & Scott Bradlee

Tony DeSare and Scott Bradlee perform Tony's EVOLUTION OF PIANO medley! See how many themes you recognize & share with the piano fans in your life:)

#TonyDeSare #ScottBradlee #medley #theme #cover #duo #duet #movie #evolution

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The show goes on...line! Every week since mid-March, we've been streaming concerts through #offstage, with performances from the likes of Singapore jazz legend Jeremy Monteiro to effervescent Mandopop star 潘嘉麗 Kelly all landing on the site. Follow this post to be in the loop of what's coming up next:

1 May 2020
bittymacbeth (Soul Jam 2020)
https://bit.ly/2WpvTVP... See More

The show goes on...line! Every week since mid-March, we've been streaming concerts through #offstage, with performances from the likes of Singapore jazz legend Jeremy Monteiro to effervescent Mandopop star 潘嘉麗 Kelly all landing on the site. Follow this post to be in the loop of what's coming up next:

1 May 2020
bittymacbeth (Soul Jam 2020)
https://bit.ly/2WpvTVP

8 May 2020
謝震廷 Eli Hsieh (Huayi - Chinese Festival of Arts 华艺节 2017)

15 May 2020
Crystal Goh (Foreword 2020)

22 May 2020
Imran Ajmain (Pesta Raya 2018)

29 May 2020
Ding Yi Music Company (Chinese Chamber Music 2018)

Care for your body, but don't forget to nourish your soul. Catch all these and more streaming throughout this stay home period at www.esplanade.com/offstage

#covid19 #coronavirus #SocialDistancing #pandemic #TogetherAtHome #StayAtHome #online #virtual #mydurian #esplanade #esplanadesg

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Guy joins senior citizen playing train station piano.

This man was playing the piano by himself... Then something amazing happened 😍🙌

#PublicPiano #jamming #spontaneous #live... See More

Guy joins senior citizen playing train station piano.

This man was playing the piano by himself... Then something amazing happened 😍🙌

#PublicPiano #jamming #spontaneous #live #fun #duet #duo

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Piano group lesson in 1947

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Zsuzsanna Foldi has been deaf all her life. Still, with her hands placed on the double bass, sitting among musicians in Budapest's Danubia orchestra, she can enjoy and literally feel Beethoven's famous Fifth Symphony.

"When I sat next to the musician who played the bass today, I started crying," she said.

Mate Hamori, the conductor of the orchestra that is holding a series of concerts this spring for people with a hearing loss, said their aim was to bring music to people who... See More

Zsuzsanna Foldi has been deaf all her life. Still, with her hands placed on the double bass, sitting among musicians in Budapest's Danubia orchestra, she can enjoy and literally feel Beethoven's famous Fifth Symphony.

"When I sat next to the musician who played the bass today, I started crying," she said.

Mate Hamori, the conductor of the orchestra that is holding a series of concerts this spring for people with a hearing loss, said their aim was to bring music to people who otherwise have no chance to enjoy it, and to call attention to hearing difficulties that are often ignored.

"So the idea was to somehow lure those who are the most capable of sympathising with Beethoven and his own suffering into the world of music," Hamori said.

#DanubiaOrchestra #MateHamori #conductor #beethoven #deaf #SpecialNeeds #concert #symphony

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Hunker down at home a bit longer is the message a Greek pianist has sent to a world in coronavirus lockdown with his latest composition, the Isolation Waltz: and he's just seven years old.

Stelios Kerasidis first performed in public at the age of three, and has played in New York's Carnegie Hall and the Royal Albert Hall in London.

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Hunker down at home a bit longer is the message a Greek pianist has sent to a world in coronavirus lockdown with his latest composition, the Isolation Waltz: and he's just seven years old.

Stelios Kerasidis first performed in public at the age of three, and has played in New York's Carnegie Hall and the Royal Albert Hall in London.

#SteliosKerasidis #composer #covid19 #coronavirus #SocialDistancing #pandemic #TogetherAtHome #StayAtHome #waltz

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Use these 5 beginner piano exercises to GET THOSE FINGERS MOVING. Perfect for sitting at the piano, having fun and playing some actual piano music whilst also developing your core skills.

Every exercise can be done in the right hand, the left hand and BOTH HANDS TOGETHER so your left and right hand coordination will go through the roof!

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Use these 5 beginner piano exercises to GET THOSE FINGERS MOVING. Perfect for sitting at the piano, having fun and playing some actual piano music whilst also developing your core skills.

Every exercise can be done in the right hand, the left hand and BOTH HANDS TOGETHER so your left and right hand coordination will go through the roof!

#exercise #methodology #teacher #student #technique #tutorial

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For the Canadian pianist Stewart Goodyear, Beethoven has been a lifelong project. Aged three, he listened to an entire 12-LP set of Beethoven’s piano sonatas in a day. At five he set to work on the symphonies.

Would this deep obsession give his Complete Beethoven Piano Concertos, with the BBC National Orchestra of Wales and Andrew Constantine, edge or distinction in a crowded market? Yes. The results are fleet-fingered, insightful and imaginative, capturing an essential sense of... See More

For the Canadian pianist Stewart Goodyear, Beethoven has been a lifelong project. Aged three, he listened to an entire 12-LP set of Beethoven’s piano sonatas in a day. At five he set to work on the symphonies.

Would this deep obsession give his Complete Beethoven Piano Concertos, with the BBC National Orchestra of Wales and Andrew Constantine, edge or distinction in a crowded market? Yes. The results are fleet-fingered, insightful and imaginative, capturing an essential sense of improvisation in the cadenzas (Goodyear is also a composer).

#beethoven #StewartGoodyear #composer #sonata #symphony #orchestra #concerto #AndrewConstantine #NationalOrchestraWales #improvisation

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Coronavirus lockdowns are no barrier for musicians who want to record together: remotely: as British singer-songwriter John Miles and the Antwerp Philharmonic Orchestra showed with their new release.

Miles sang and played the piano at home in the northeast of England, while the others performed their own sections elsewhere in Europe, following a click track of sound cues to keep time. The tracks were combined in a studio.

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Coronavirus lockdowns are no barrier for musicians who want to record together: remotely: as British singer-songwriter John Miles and the Antwerp Philharmonic Orchestra showed with their new release.

Miles sang and played the piano at home in the northeast of England, while the others performed their own sections elsewhere in Europe, following a click track of sound cues to keep time. The tracks were combined in a studio.

#covid19 #coronavirus #SocialDistancing #pandemic #TogetherAtHome #StayAtHome #online #virtual #JohnMiles #orchestra #studio #record

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Lim also transformed a conventional family room into a music lounge anchored by a white baby grand piano. The otherwise under-utilised space under the stairs was turned into an illuminated display for wines in the music lounge.

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Lim also transformed a conventional family room into a music lounge anchored by a white baby grand piano. The otherwise under-utilised space under the stairs was turned into an illuminated display for wines in the music lounge.

#luxury #grand #InteriorDesign #penthouse #lounge

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When 7-year-old Sophia Cheung hears a truck park outside her home in Hong Kong, she grabs her sheet music and runs out the door.

In the truck, instructor Evan Kam, holding a sanitizer bottle and wearing a face mask, greets her by a piano.

With schools shut since late January because of the coronavirus outbreak, which has killed four of Hong Kong's 890 cases, students have been asked to take classes online.

But that won't work very well for piano lessons.

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When 7-year-old Sophia Cheung hears a truck park outside her home in Hong Kong, she grabs her sheet music and runs out the door.

In the truck, instructor Evan Kam, holding a sanitizer bottle and wearing a face mask, greets her by a piano.

With schools shut since late January because of the coronavirus outbreak, which has killed four of Hong Kong's 890 cases, students have been asked to take classes online.

But that won't work very well for piano lessons.

Ming’s Piano, a music school with 12 teachers and about 200 students, has hired three trucks to deliver lessons at students' doorsteps and save its business.

#covid19 #coronavirus #SocialDistancing #pandemic #TogetherAtHome #StayAtHome #MusicSchool #school #mobile #online

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The French husband-and-wife piano duo Pascal and Ami Rogé have compiled an album of short and longer works by each of Les Six: George Auric, Louis Durey, Arthur Honegger, Darius Milhaud, Francis Poulenc and Germaine Tailleferre.

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The French husband-and-wife piano duo Pascal and Ami Rogé have compiled an album of short and longer works by each of Les Six: George Auric, Louis Durey, Arthur Honegger, Darius Milhaud, Francis Poulenc and Germaine Tailleferre.

#Pascal #AmiRoge #duo #LesSix #GeorgeAuric #LouisDurey #ArthurHonegger #DariusMilhaud #FrancisPoulenc #GermaineTailleferre #album #compilation #release

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In this piano tutorial I'm going to go over 5 exercises I indulge in from time to time to keep me in shape. They're great for building finger independence and strength, simple enough to be picked up by a beginner but complicated enough to challenge veterans if played sufficiently fast.

Remember to always practice slowly and with a metronome at first until you feel confident in your playing and can play each note evenly. Then slowly pick up the speed. If you're starting out, think... See More

In this piano tutorial I'm going to go over 5 exercises I indulge in from time to time to keep me in shape. They're great for building finger independence and strength, simple enough to be picked up by a beginner but complicated enough to challenge veterans if played sufficiently fast.

Remember to always practice slowly and with a metronome at first until you feel confident in your playing and can play each note evenly. Then slowly pick up the speed. If you're starting out, think long-term: it takes many months to build up technique on these, so don't rush! Remember, if you can't play it slowly, you sure can't play it fast.

#exercise #methodology #teacher #student #technique #tutorial

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Hong Kong singer Joey Yung sings, plays piano for fans at Paris train station.

She was one of those affected by cancellations when her Mar 1 concert in Paris was called off. However, that didn’t stop her from performing for her fans.

While at a Paris train station to make her way to her next concert venue in the Netherlands, she met some fans and decided to give them a very special treat.

She dropped her bags and sang them a song, which she recorded and posted on... See More

Hong Kong singer Joey Yung sings, plays piano for fans at Paris train station.

She was one of those affected by cancellations when her Mar 1 concert in Paris was called off. However, that didn’t stop her from performing for her fans.

While at a Paris train station to make her way to her next concert venue in the Netherlands, she met some fans and decided to give them a very special treat.

She dropped her bags and sang them a song, which she recorded and posted on Instagram on Wednesday (Mar 4). And as luck would have it, there was a piano at the station, which she played as well.

#covid19 #coronavirus #SocialDistancing #pandemic #JoeyYung #PublicPiano