Le Cygne (Le Carnaval des Animaux)
Martha Argerich, Nelson Freire e Misha Maisky

Camille Saint-Saens

Le Cygne (From “Le Carnaval des Animaux”)

Martha Argerich (piano), Misha Maisky (cello).

Painting: “Swans”, 1888, Berthe Morisot.

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I heard two seconds of this before I had to post

Of interest to anyone who liked the musical choices for Appoggiatura, I think.

  • cellists since Casals: Bach Suites should be played without unnecessary embellishment, as Bach notated embellishment in his music, they should not have rubato, they should be approached tastefully when it comes to dynamics
  • Misha Maisky: you do what when you're poppin??