Piano Forum logo
November 19, 2017, 11:58:55 PM *
   Forum Home   Help Search  


Myra Hess – Piano to Combat Evil

During the war years and the blitz, Dame Myra Hess organized over one thousand concerts at the National Gallery. The Gallery had removed all the paintings, keeping just one on display each month, and thousands of people (many not regular concertgoers) came to listen, be inspired, and possibly garner a little hope from these wartime concerts. Read more >>

Pages: [1]   Go Down
  Print  
Author Topic: another composer`s quizz  (Read 156 times)
cardeno
PS Silver Member
Jr. Member
***
Offline Offline

Posts: 43


« on: August 20, 2017, 10:46:05 AM »

Who was the famous composer who went for dinner at the White Swan and not liking the stew they gave him threw it at the face of the poor waiter who having his hands holding other plates started grimacing slurping the gravy and he, twisting the knife in the wound, started laughing!!!!.

NOTE: Googling is not allowed!!!!!!
Do you find this post useful? Yes / No
Logged
ronde_des_sylphes
PS Silver Member
Sr. Member
***
Offline Offline

Posts: 2147


« Reply #1 on: August 20, 2017, 11:41:21 AM »

Beethoven. I thought it was liver, not stew..
Do you find this post useful? Yes / No
Logged

cardeno
PS Silver Member
Jr. Member
***
Offline Offline

Posts: 43


« Reply #2 on: August 21, 2017, 02:29:47 PM »

Beethoven. I thought it was liver, not stew..

Very good "ronde" it might have been liver and grave indeed. I`ll ring the White Swan later on and ask, they might remember the menu of 3rd October 1822?.........

Do you find this post useful? Yes / No
Logged
Pages: [1]   Go Up
  Print  


Need more info or help?


Search pianostreet.com - the web's largest resource of information about piano playing:



 
Jump to:  


Most popular classical piano composers:
Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.21 | SMF © 2006-2007, Simple Machines Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!

o