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#1976261 - 10/20/12 12:56 PM Happy Birthday Charles Ives!
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To celebrate the great man's birthday, a master class about his life and music has been completed and will be up on YT within a week. Charles Ives was...A MOTHA))) The class will explore his dissonance techniques, and examine his tonal, bi-tonal, atonal and quarter-tonal piano music, plus a rare recording of THE MAN playing and singin one of his rowdy songs:) Happy Birthday Ivesman, you were the BEST!!

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#1976384 - 10/20/12 05:56 PM Re: Happy Birthday Charles Ives! [Re: davefrank]
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You can celebrate by making sure your insurance is adequate and up-to-date.
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#1976411 - 10/20/12 06:49 PM Re: Happy Birthday Charles Ives! [Re: davefrank]
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Good one:)

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#1977995 - 10/24/12 12:10 PM Happy Birthday Charles Ives! [Re: davefrank]
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Some time ago -- perhaps 33 years ago (in keeping with the theme of THREES) -- Leonard Bernstein recorded a "Trilogy of Thirds":
The Third Symphonies of each of Three American composers:
Aaron Copland
William Schuman
Charles Ives

If ever there was a opulent smorgasbord of modern orchestration and invention, forged by three American titans, this was it!
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#1978209 - 10/24/12 08:42 PM Re: Happy Birthday Charles Ives! [Re: davefrank]
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"If a composer has a nice wife and some nice children, how can he let the children starve on his dissonances?" Charles Ives. Sell that insurance for the wife and kids!:)
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#1978271 - 10/24/12 11:37 PM Re: Happy Birthday Charles Ives! [Re: davefrank]
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YAY!! "I write my music to strengthhen one's ear muscles, mind muscles, and perhaps soul muscles" Ives


Edited by davefrank (10/24/12 11:37 PM)

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#1978289 - 10/25/12 12:47 AM Re: Happy Birthday Charles Ives! [Re: davefrank]
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I didn't know it was his birthday and even more I have no idea why this thread is here and not in the "regular" pianists corner... But whateve'! grin

Ives is one of the few idols I have, and I do think that he's the idol of almost every composer: No publisher, no fees to get his works, no commissions, plenty of performances, a regular paycheck, his own boss... Come on this is brilliant!
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#1978315 - 10/25/12 02:21 AM Re: Happy Birthday Charles Ives! [Re: Nikolas]
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Originally Posted By: Nikolas
I have no idea why this thread is here and not in the "regular" pianists corner...

Nikolas,

I believe you have there an unanswered question.

Ed
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#1978339 - 10/25/12 04:27 AM Re: Happy Birthday Charles Ives! [Re: davefrank]
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He may have to wait until the 4th of July for an answer..

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