Category Archives: Classical Music

María Grever

Composer María Grever, watercolor on cotton paper http://www.mexiconewsnetwork.com/news/grand-romantic-composer-maria-grever/

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Musical notes in late winter

There are so many venues for music here in San Diego. One of them is Symphony Hall where you’ll find classical, jazz, movie scores and so many different styles of great music.   A detail in the “French Rococo” style, as … Continue reading

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Rossini

Gioachino Antonio Rossini   (born February 29, 1792, Pesaro, Papal States [Italy]—died November 13, 1868, Passy, near Paris,France), Italian composer noted for his operas, particularly his comic operas, of which The Barber of Seville (1816), Cinderella (1817), and Semiramide (1823) are among the best known. Of his later, larger-scale dramatic operas, the most widely … Continue reading

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portrait of modern composer, Alban Berg

born Feb. 9, 1885 pen & ink on paper   http://www.britannica.com/biography/Alban-Berg

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