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A Scottish-Viennese Odyssey
When Dutch pianist Ronald Brautigam was in Sweden in September to play two piano concertos with Helsingborg Symphony Orchestra, we talked with the performer in the midst of rehearsal. The concert was recorded for Helsingborg Concert Hall Play series and - according to Brautigam - Sally Beamish's 1st piano concerto named "Hill Stanzas" and Mozart's 17th, make a very fine musical combination in a concert program. Read more >>

Topic: Dope arrangements of pieces that were already dope to begin with :-]  (Read 1486 times)

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So it is not all that unusual for a transcription or re arrangement to be more enjoyable than the original when the source material is sorta cool.

Thought it would be fun to have a thread tha showcases pieces that are cool to begin with, but hey just for fun show where a arrangement or reharmnonization or transcription or some combo thereof gives a great new spin on it.

Not sure if anyone likes this sort of stuff as much as i do, but who knows this could be fun for others as well.

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Recall thinking how fun this thing looks and sounds

Cool duet 1p4h medley with the Chopin etudes. Makes for great encore and recital material....


Will post more later, i listen to a ton of this stuff but sometimes forget where i heard it..

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if i was talented enough i would make a transcription of his cello sonata for solo piano

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I have a thread about this exact subject (well, I hope they're dope enough):

https://www.pianostreet.com/smf/index.php?topic=62618.0

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I have a thread about this exact subject (well, I hope they're dope enough):

https://www.pianostreet.com/smf/index.php?topic=62618.0
yes they are super cool!

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Thanks.    ;)

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Volodos Turkish March!
Does that count?
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