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Archive for May 2018

Rachmaninoff’s Piano Concerto no. 2: Famous Classical Music

In today’s video, we’re going to take a closer look at Rachmaninoff’s Piano Concerto no. 2 in C minor. In’s annual list of the top 300 classical pieces people love, this concerto was number 2 (in 2018). It’s very well-known and well-loved! Allysia

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The Music of Rachmaninoff: 6 Favorites

In today’s video, we’re going to take a look at the music of Rachmaninoff – specifically, 6 favorites that I picked out. Some of these selections are among his most famous compositions, and others are ones that I personally quite enjoy. These six selections should give you a good understanding of Rachmaninoff’s sound and style.…

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The Easiest Rachmaninoff Pieces for Piano (and the most difficult)

Today we’re looking at the easiest Rachmaninoff pieces for piano. It’s our latest installment for the “easiest of” series. We’ve done many other composers, including Chopin, Liszt, Beethoven, and Debussy, but haven’t yet talked about the easiest Rachmaninoff pieces. Mainly because the idea of “easy” Rachmaninoff is kind of a joke! Allysia

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A Brief History of Rachmaninoff

In today’s video, we’ll be talking about the history of Rachmaninoff. I had to learn how to pronounce his name for this video! We’ll talk about his life, music and personality. Let’s jump right in! Allysia

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