Tuesday, January 27, 2015

Happy birthday, Wolfgang!

Today is our favorite composer's birthday! To celebrate this special day, I decided to make free desktop and iPhone backgrounds for my readers. To use, simply click on the picture, then right click and select "Set as Desktop Background". Please share with your friends on Facebook and Twitter!

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Monday, October 27, 2014

Paganini's Meat Lovers' Ravioli

     Why is it that we never seem to think of composers as real people who once lived day-to-day lives as we do? I loved this NPR article on a ravioli dish that Paganini used to enjoy! Click here for the recipe!

Monday, August 25, 2014

What Happens When You Mix Mozart and James Bond...

     Igudesman & Joo mix Mozart's Symphony No. 40 in G Minor and the theme song to James Bond. The result is quite entertaining! The two men are incredible musicians and are also very funny. It's always enjoyable to watch talented musicians such as these have a blast with some of the best music ever written!
     On a side note--do you think Mozart would have liked martinis shaken, not stirred?...