I saw a video of the 2Cellos for the first time this past week, and I was really impressed at how they had taken a rather stereotyped classical-music instrument and taken it into another dimension! They have numerous videos on YouTube which showcase not only their musical ability with their cellos, but also their sense of humour. Given the current state of our world, I thought that I should lighten things up this Saturday, and I can highly recommend spending some additional time with 2Cellos on YouTube! I just love their rendition of Gabriel’s Oboe).
Carol was digging around the internet (which is her habit when she has questions but no answers), and came up with the reason why the Elgar Enigma Variations performance in yesterdays video was clearly an emotional experience. The following was copied from the WQXR Blog: Continue reading
Music is such a simple pleasure isn’t it? We just select something on our electronic music box, or tune in to our favorite music station… listen… relax. Continue reading