Monthly Archives: February 2012

How the (cradle) song ends: what is the final tone of Fauré’s Berceuse?

Gabriel Fauré’s Berceuse op. 16, a captivating miniature for violin … Continue reading

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So, how much bass do you want? Beethoven’s Sextet Op. 81b

Wouldn’t you wonder, too, if you saw a sextet on … Continue reading

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