Czechs present lost music composed by Mozart and Salieri

Feb 18, 2016

Czechs present lost music composed by Mozart and Salieri

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Rumors are that Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and Antonio Salieri were archenemies. But a recently discovered piece shows they could work together. The Czech Museum of Music presented on Tuesday a rare piece of music composed in three parts by Mozart, Salieri and an unknown composer, ...

Chopin competition winner focuses on art

Nov 20, 2015

Chopin competition winner focuses on art

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These days the road to fame often starts with a viral video on YouTube, but Korean pianist Seong-jin Cho took the classic route — he won a music competition. The 21-year-old winner of the international Frederic Chopin piano competition, told the press at the Polish ...

Ueno Park to welcome springtime with a song

Mar 13, 2014

Ueno Park to welcome springtime with a song

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The cherry trees of Ueno Park are inspirational in full bloom. Come early spring and Tokyoites head to the area early to snag spots beneath the pink blossoms, which inspire romance, revelry and perhaps more than a few visionary ideas. More than a decade ago, ...