38 relations: A Zed & Two Noughts, Antonio Vivaldi, Balanescu Quartet, Baltimore Symphony Orchestra, Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra, Bruno Maderna, Concertmaster, Conducting, Felix Mendelssohn, Fritz Kreisler, Giovanni Bottesini, Gran Duo Concertante, Ivan Galamian, Jean Sibelius, Johannes Brahms, John Cage, Juilliard School, Krzysztof Penderecki, Leverhulme Trust, London, Luciano Berio, Max Bruch, Michael Nyman, Michael Nyman Band, Opera, Pablo de Sarasate, Paul Hindemith, Philip Glass, Prospero's Books, Royal College of Music, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Stradivarius, Tōru Takemitsu, The Cook, the Thief, His Wife & Her Lover, The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat, Trevor Williams (violinist), Viola, Violin.
A Zed & Two Noughts is a 1985 film written and directed by Peter Greenaway.
Antonio Lucio Vivaldi (4 March 1678 – 28 July 1741) was an Italian Baroque musical composer, virtuoso violinist, teacher and cleric.
The Balanescu Quartet is a string quartet founded in 1987 by Alexander Bălănescu that achieved fame through the release of several complex cover versions of songs by German experimental electronic music band Kraftwerk on their album Possessed.
The Baltimore Symphony Orchestra is an American symphony orchestra based in Baltimore, Maryland.
The Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra (BSO) is an English orchestra with a remit to serve the South and South West of England.
Bruno Maderna (21 April 1920 – 13 November 1973) was an Italian conductor and composer.
The Concertmaster (from the German Konzertmeister) in the U.S. and Canada is the leader of the first violin section in an orchestra (or clarinet in a concert band) and the instrument-playing leader of the orchestra.
Conducting is the art of directing a musical performance, such as an orchestral or choral concert.
Jakob Ludwig Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy (3 February 1809 4 November 1847), born and widely known as Felix Mendelssohn, was a German composer, pianist, organist and conductor of the early romantic period.
Friedrich "Fritz" Kreisler (February2, 1875January29, 1962) was an Austrian-born violinist and composer.
Giovanni Bottesini (22 December 1821 – 7 July 1889), was an Italian Romantic composer, conductor, and a double bass virtuoso.
The Gran Duo Concertante for two double basses and orchestra was composed by the Italian double bass virtuoso Giovanni Bottesini in 1880.
Ivan Alexander Galamian (Իվան Ղալամեան; April 14, 1981) was an Iranian-born Armenian violin teacher of the twentieth century.
Jean Sibelius, born Johan Julius Christian Sibelius (8 December 186520 September 1957), was a Finnish composer and violinist of the late Romantic and early-modern periods.
Johannes Brahms (7 May 1833 – 3 April 1897) was a German composer and pianist of the Romantic period.
John Milton Cage Jr. (September 5, 1912 – August 12, 1992) was an American composer and music theorist.
The Juilliard School, informally referred to as Juilliard and located in the Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts on the Upper West Side of Manhattan, New York City, is a performing arts conservatory established in 1905.
Krzysztof Eugeniusz Penderecki (born 23 November 1933) is a Polish composer and conductor.
The Leverhulme Trust is a large national grant-making foundation in the United Kingdom.
London is the capital and most populous city of England and the United Kingdom.
Luciano Berio, Cavaliere di Gran Croce OMRI (October 24, 1925 – May 27, 2003) was an Italian composer.
Max Christian Friedrich Bruch (6 January 1838–2 October 1920), also known as Max Karl August Bruch, was a German Romantic composer and conductor who wrote over 200 works, including three violin concertos, the first of which has become a staple of the violin repertory.
Michael Laurence Nyman, CBE (born 23 March 1944) is an English composer of minimalist music, pianist, librettist and musicologist, known for numerous film scores (many written during his lengthy collaboration with the filmmaker Peter Greenaway), and his multi-platinum soundtrack album to Jane Campion's The Piano.
The Michael Nyman Band, formerly known as the Campiello Band, is a group formed as a street band for a 1976 production of Carlo Goldoni's 1756 play, Il Campiello directed by Bill Bryden at the Old Vic.
Opera (English plural: operas; Italian plural: opere) is a form of theatre in which music has a leading role and the parts are taken by singers.
Martín Melitón Pablo de Sarasate y Navascués (10 March 1844 – 20 September 1908) was a Spanish violinist and composer of the Romantic period.
Paul Hindemith (16 November 1895 – 28 December 1963) was a prolific German composer, violist, violinist, teacher and conductor.
Philip Glass (born January 31, 1937) is an American composer.
Prospero's Books is a 1991 British avant-garde film adaptation of William Shakespeare's The Tempest, written and directed by Peter Greenaway.
The Royal College of Music is a conservatoire established by royal charter in 1882, located in South Kensington, London, UK.
The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra (RPO), based in London, was formed by Sir Thomas Beecham in 1946.
A Stradivarius is one of the violins, violas, cellos and other string instruments built by members of the Italian family Stradivari, particularly Antonio Stradivari (Latin: Antonius Stradivarius), during the 17th and 18th centuries.
was a Japanese composer and writer on aesthetics and music theory.
The Cook, the Thief, His Wife & Her Lover is a 1989 crime drama film written and directed by Peter Greenaway, starring Richard Bohringer, Michael Gambon, Helen Mirren, and Alan Howard in the titular roles.
The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat and Other Clinical Tales is a 1985 book by neurologist Oliver Sacks describing the case histories of some of his patients.
Trevor James Williams (10 February 1929 – 11 May 2007) was a British violinist and professor at the Royal Academy of Music and at North Carolina University.
The viola is a string instrument that is bowed or played with varying techniques.
The violin, also known informally as a fiddle, is a wooden string instrument in the violin family.