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César Franck: Piano Quintet in Fm, FWV 7

performed by Quatuor Danel and Paavali Jumppanen, or below by Bell, Frank, Imai, Isserlis and Hamelin

(cover image by Alessio Soggetti)

César-Auguste-Jean-Guillaume-Hubert Franck was born (with a very long name) on December 10, 1822 in Liège, which is not in France. 1 165 mots de plus

Music

Aristide Cavaillé-Coll: French Organ Builder Extraordinaire

In the late 19th and early 20th century, France produced a cavalcade of composers who were also exceptional organists, including Charles-Marie Widor, César Franck… 556 mots de plus

History

Line and Essence

Lately, I’ve been looking at some really big ideas. I’d like to focus in on the practice of drawing again, specifically, the work that lines do. 1 086 mots de plus

Drawings

The Paradox of Zen Drawing

I want to continue a couple of threads I left hanging in my last post,  Zen Seeing, Zen Drawing. (Anything in blockquotes is from that post.)  1 212 mots de plus

Drawings

Zen Seeing, Zen Drawing (1993)

by Frederick Franck

Let me first say that the concept — Zen — is thought of by the experts as indefinable. I got this from my mother when she was reading a book devoted to the subject. 2 076 mots de plus

Books

De viool van mijnheer Claus

Met mijnheer Claus ontdekte ik echt het plezier van samen te spelen. Er was al eens een mislukte poging geweest met een zanger die Teresa ergens tegengekomen was en die me niet alleen daarom niet lag, want het was een (jonge) papzak, een blaaskaak, en bovendien zong hij Vlaamse liederen die me helemaal niet lagen. 525 mots de plus

Geen Categorie

The Medical Needs of Expatriate Families

With Dr Franck Scola.

6.30 PM 29th November 2017, 40 Islington High Street, London N1 8XB (In French!)

Culture