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#471286 - 06/24/07 12:33 AM I'm looking for some good youtube videos
Belly Man Offline
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Registered: 05/25/07
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Loc: California
Any recommendations for some good performance pieces on youtube? Thanks....

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#471287 - 06/24/07 02:01 AM Re: I'm looking for some good youtube videos
signa Offline
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depends on whose music. but here is one:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pofq1m2U4fk

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#471288 - 06/24/07 02:10 AM Re: I'm looking for some good youtube videos
Belly Man Offline
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Perfect. That was great. More, More, More....
Thanks. It definately beats searching through the detritis of youtube alone.

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#471289 - 06/24/07 03:59 AM Re: I'm looking for some good youtube videos
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#471290 - 06/24/07 04:26 PM Re: I'm looking for some good youtube videos
Belly Man Offline
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Muchas Gracias!

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#471291 - 06/24/07 07:30 PM Re: I'm looking for some good youtube videos
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These are two of my favorites.

One serious -- http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pR6kpZzOGdo (the great Grigory Sokolov, winner of the 1966 Tchaikovsky Competition, playing the technically impossible "Tic-Tac-Chock" of Couperin); and

One,well, not-so-serious -- http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ifKKlhYF53w

Have fun.
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#471292 - 06/24/07 07:57 PM Re: I'm looking for some good youtube videos
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My favourite:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gXCeVQgSSik

(It's only part one, but the other installments should show up next to this video.)

Just look at that effortless technique: thundering octaves, sweeping arpeggios, perfectly voiced chords, and truly sovereign musicianship. As I have said before, when the history books about great 20th century pianists are written, this pianist will be mentioned.

(BTW, she learned this concerto in three weeks, but "I didn't have to" according to a BBC documentary wherein she speaks in beautiful English. She was just a bit disorganized and didn't realize time was running out!)

Jeffrey Biegel, what do you think?
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#471293 - 06/24/07 10:47 PM Re: I'm looking for some good youtube videos
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Make sure you check out Pierre-Laurent Aimard on Youtube! I am internet illiterate and just discovered youtube. Aimard is my favorite pianist, and I instantly looked him up with hopes. It looks like hes playing an entire program! Schumann symphonic etudes! Boulez sonata 1! a few debussy preludes! I was overwhelmed \:D
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#471294 - 06/25/07 12:38 AM Re: I'm looking for some good youtube videos
Belly Man Offline
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Loc: California
1. That Richard Joo video was hysterical
2. All of the other recommendations were brilliant

As my 2 year old would say...More More

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#471295 - 06/25/07 12:48 AM Re: I'm looking for some good youtube videos
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#471296 - 06/25/07 01:59 AM Re: I'm looking for some good youtube videos
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Yamashita playing end of Pictures: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U7E3Tpmj5l0&mode=related&search=

Part of my own contribution to YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B6biKjsCStA
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#471297 - 06/25/07 02:41 AM Re: I'm looking for some good youtube videos
Eternal Offline
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A great way to make sure you won't get dirty little hand-prints all over your piano anytime soon:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=os6skuc_K68

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#471298 - 06/25/07 03:49 AM Re: I'm looking for some good youtube videos
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Registered: 04/01/07
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Loc: Madrid (Spain)
Maybe it is already well known...

Vladimir Horowitz: Outtakes from the film "the last romantic":

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WOXO4WcBkuo
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#471299 - 06/25/07 06:54 AM Re: I'm looking for some good youtube videos
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#471300 - 06/25/07 07:53 AM Re: I'm looking for some good youtube videos
ecm Offline
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Loc: Republic of Macedonia
Just type Ivo Pogorelich in the search box. \:\)

These videos recommended by the members are gold too. Good choice.

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#471301 - 06/25/07 07:56 AM Re: I'm looking for some good youtube videos
ecm Offline
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Wow!
I just saw that Sokolov video. Amazing! This piece seems so hard!

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#471302 - 06/25/07 08:39 AM Re: I'm looking for some good youtube videos
yhc Offline
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Registered: 12/31/04
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Loc: NYC, NY
 Quote:
Originally posted by Emanuel Ravelli:
These are two of my favorites.

One serious -- http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pR6kpZzOGdo (the great Grigory Sokolov, winner of the 1966 Tchaikovsky Competition, playing the technically impossible "Tic-Tac-Chock" of Couperin); and

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Thanks a lot. Truly exquisite!

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#471303 - 06/25/07 09:34 AM Re: I'm looking for some good youtube videos
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Registered: 03/07/07
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http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tB_-vPlMNYk

Is my favorite at this moment. An awesome rendering by Kocsis of the Bartók Sonata in E. (Which I -not completely by coincidence- am studying now).
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#471304 - 06/25/07 09:49 AM Re: I'm looking for some good youtube videos
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 Quote:
Originally posted by Eternal:
A great way to make sure you won't get dirty little hand-prints all over your piano anytime soon:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=os6skuc_K68 [/b]
I suppose the piano had a mind of its own.

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#471305 - 06/26/07 03:58 AM Re: I'm looking for some good youtube videos
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Registered: 03/27/05
Posts: 353
Search for "Kissin Tchaikovsky"--Evgeny Kissin plays the Tchaikovsky concerto: amazing!

Then, "Pollini Mozart"--Pollini plays the Mozart Piano Concerto No. 23 in A major.

"Pletnev Rachmaninoff"--The Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini.

"Arrau Beethoven" for the Waldstein and Beethoven 5.

"Gould Goldberg" for the Goldberg variations.
"Horowitz Rachmaninoff" or "Bronfman Rachmaninoff" for two great performances of the Rach 3.

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#471306 - 07/05/07 11:12 AM Re: I'm looking for some good youtube videos
Belly Man Offline
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Registered: 05/25/07
Posts: 7
Loc: California
Thank you everyone. Great Picks. I found a lot more at www.steinwaymusical.com/videos.php

There are a bunch of great old piano video's to see. Thanks again.

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#471307 - 07/05/07 11:36 AM Re: I'm looking for some good youtube videos
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