"If we continually try to force a child to do what he is afraid to do, he will become more timid, and will use his brains and energy, not to explore the unknown, but to find ways to avoid the pressures we put on him." (John Holt)
Strangely, just last week I made a series of Facebook posts about the Concerto in F-Minor Largo and quoted Douglas Adams to compliment my (completely subjective) assertion that the melody therein was the most beautiful in the universe:
The Quote: "Beethoven tells you what it's like to be Beethoven and Mozart tells you what it's like to be human. Bach tells you what it's like to be the universe."
Currently working on: Bach Prelude and Fugue in C#-minor Bk. 1 WTC Chopin Mazurka op 7 #2 Schubert Impromptu in G-Flat Op 90 # 3 Rach. C#-Minor Prelude & Op32/12 Playing by ear and "filling out" pop tunes