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Offline aaronpetit

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Beethoven Appassionata Shred
« on: February 14, 2015, 12:42:08 AM »
Here is a shred I did of Solomon playing the Appassionata. Enjoy.  ;D
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Re: Beethoven Appassionata Shred
«Reply #1 on: February 14, 2015, 03:26:44 AM »
What the HELL was the point of that??? That's got to be one of the most idiotic idea's I've ever heard.

Why would someone take a video and insert wrong notes??? Is this supposed to be funny??? Is it supposed to be clever? Is it supposed to be NEW???

I thought that was dumb. Plain and simple. There was nothing Comedic about it.

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Re: Beethoven Appassionata Shred
«Reply #2 on: February 14, 2015, 09:49:03 AM »
Nice, haha! I love shreds, especially ones that allude to other pieces.

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Re: Beethoven Appassionata Shred
«Reply #3 on: February 14, 2015, 10:52:07 AM »

This one is funny


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Re: Beethoven Appassionata Shred
«Reply #4 on: February 14, 2015, 12:07:15 PM »
Execution could be a bit better (shreds are best when they come in unexpectedly) but loved the allusion to the ballade. lol @ #2, learn to appreciate humor- even when it's not the finest.

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Re: Beethoven Appassionata Shred
«Reply #5 on: February 14, 2015, 12:35:17 PM »
This is my favourit shred.



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Re: Beethoven Appassionata Shred
«Reply #6 on: February 15, 2015, 08:38:40 AM »
Nice, haha! I love shreds, especially ones that allude to other pieces.

Thanks so much! :)

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Re: Beethoven Appassionata Shred
«Reply #7 on: February 15, 2015, 08:55:43 AM »
What the HELL was the point of that??? That's got to be one of the most idiotic idea's I've ever heard.

Why would someone take a video and insert wrong notes??? Is this supposed to be funny??? Is it supposed to be clever? Is it supposed to be NEW???

I thought that was dumb. Plain and simple. There was nothing Comedic about it.

No it's not new or clever.  There are some great shreds of Glenn Gould, Zimmerman, Argerich, Horowitz and more among others. Shreds have been a thing for several years.  I can understand why you don't like it though. I am sorry mine wasn't good enough for you. But please check this one out. I didn't make it, its the best one youtube though...

if you don't like that then never watch one again.
Good day. :)

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Re: Beethoven Appassionata Shred
«Reply #8 on: February 15, 2015, 08:57:25 AM »
This one is funny



Haha yes that is my favorite one! :)

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Re: Beethoven Appassionata Shred
«Reply #9 on: February 15, 2015, 08:58:05 AM »
This is my favourit shred.




Thanks, I hadn't seen that one. :)

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Re: Beethoven Appassionata Shred
«Reply #10 on: February 16, 2015, 10:48:39 AM »
No it's not new or clever.  There are some great shreds of Glenn Gould, Zimmerman, Argerich, Horowitz and more among others. Shreds have been a thing for several years.  I can understand why you don't like it though. I am sorry mine wasn't good enough for you. But please check this one out. I didn't make it, its the best one youtube though...

if you don't like that then never watch one again.
Good day. :)

Sadly enough, it was new to me. I had never heard of this concept before (I do NOT live under a rock, I swear).

I've known movies to dub over the original audio and do parodies and spoofs, but never had I known it to enter the musical world. My hatred towards it wasn't directed simply at yours, but basically of the concept that it exists. Again, I have never really liked those movies where they over-dub the audio and put silly dialogue over the top - maybe I'm just a little too serious...    :(

I'll admit - the one you posted again, didn't spike my interest, or my attention, so I will definitely steer clear of them. Again, I think the main thing that baffled me was that they existed. It's like when you see videos like this:



And are just shocked simply because they exist...    :-\

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Re: Beethoven Appassionata Shred
«Reply #11 on: February 16, 2015, 06:18:15 PM »
Sadly enough, it was new to me...

And are just shocked simply because they exist...    :-\

Yea I know what you mean. It makes sence. And that was shocking haha. I  don't know what I just watched but it was weird. Anyway, to make up for your displeasure, here is one of the best appassionatas I have ever heard. :)

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Re: Beethoven Appassionata Shred
«Reply #12 on: February 16, 2015, 08:03:53 PM »

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Re: Beethoven Appassionata Shred
«Reply #13 on: February 16, 2015, 08:41:55 PM »


Man, that just takes it to a whole new level of cringe. I feel bad being so quick to dismiss an art form I just don't understand, but I can say that I'm not very receptive to it.

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Re: Beethoven Appassionata Shred
«Reply #14 on: February 17, 2015, 04:36:48 AM »


And are just shocked simply because they exist...    :-\

Hmmm... I think those two could make real art dubbing x-rated films  ;D

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Re: Beethoven Appassionata Shred
«Reply #15 on: February 17, 2015, 10:27:38 AM »
Yea I know what you mean. It makes sence. And that was shocking haha. I  don't know what I just watched but it was weird. Anyway, to make up for your displeasure, here is one of the best appassionatas I have ever heard. :)

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OOOOH YEAH!!!!! That hit the spot. AHHHHHHHHHH...



Thanks for taking the consideration for posting a magnificent performance. Again, sorry if my comments seemed a bit sharp, but as I said - had been new for me, and was quite weird for my tastes - much like Yoko.  

Uuugh, freestyling at its worst.

They have a NAME FOR THAT CRAP??? Oh bugger me... THAT'S DEPRESSING!!! QUICK!!! Back to Maria Grinberg....



Ahhhhhhhh......

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Re: Beethoven Appassionata Shred
«Reply #16 on: February 17, 2015, 05:49:53 PM »
OOOOH YEAH!!!!! That hit the spot. AHHHHHHHHHH...

Thanks for taking the consideration for posting a magnificent performance. Again, sorry if my comments seemed a bit sharp, but as I said - had been new for me, and was quite weird for my tastes - much like Yoko. 

Don't worry about it. It's only frustrating when people stay sharp and cannot be reasoned with. I understand totally and I am glad you liked the performance of MG. :)

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Re: Beethoven Appassionata Shred
«Reply #17 on: February 18, 2015, 01:29:24 PM »
I had never heard of this being a thing either.
Regardless, I didnt only laugh at the video the OP posted, I actually spat my drink out.

That appalling Yoko Ono / John Zorn thing is truly awful, but if you turn the sound off then its worth having a look at the comments. YouTube at its finest lol

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Re: Beethoven Appassionata Shred
«Reply #18 on: January 26, 2021, 07:38:54 AM »
What the HELL was the point of that??? That's got to be one of the most idiotic idea's I've ever heard.

Why would someone take a video and insert wrong notes??? Is this supposed to be funny??? Is it supposed to be clever? Is it supposed to be NEW???

I thought that was dumb. Plain and simple. There was nothing Comedic about it.


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Liszt - 2 concert etudes
Chopin - Etude op. 25 no. 6
Debussy - Images set no. 1
Beethoven Piano Sonata op. 2 no. 3
Bach - Prelude & Fugue in G minor
Prokofiev - Piano Concerto no. 1

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Re: Beethoven Appassionata Shred
«Reply #19 on: January 26, 2021, 10:29:58 PM »
Well, until today I did not know what a "shred" was but that Zimerman thing is gold  ;D I have been chuckling to myself for half an hour thinking about it.

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Re: Beethoven Appassionata Shred
«Reply #20 on: January 31, 2021, 11:53:28 PM »
Well, until today I did not know what a "shred" was but that Zimerman thing is gold  ;D I have been chuckling to myself for half an hour thinking about it.


Sup, I see you are active right now and I was wondering if you were familiar with these concerti and I was wondering how you would rank these.

Liszt 1-2 & Totentanz
Moszkovski
Tchaikovsky
Rhapsody Paganini
Chopin e minor


Because Iím really wondering what I should learn for a competition
Liszt - 2 concert etudes
Chopin - Etude op. 25 no. 6
Debussy - Images set no. 1
Beethoven Piano Sonata op. 2 no. 3
Bach - Prelude & Fugue in G minor
Prokofiev - Piano Concerto no. 1

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Re: Beethoven Appassionata Shred
«Reply #21 on: February 02, 2021, 04:33:57 PM »
Hello! Must have logged off before you posted.

In what sense do you want these ranked? I know the pieces but have not played them, so maybe someone else should chime in on those specifics. I suggest you post a new thread with your question, it will be easier for people to find that way! :)