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Clef and Canvas

Fall 2013

Below you will find links to Prezi Presentations for several of our Clef and Canvas Lectures:


Schubert and the Schubertiade

Portrait of an Artist

Music History Mania


February 20, 2013: Falstaff by Verdi

L'Elisir d'Amore: Act II Duet 

Casta Diva

Rigoletto: "La Dona e mobile"

Falstaff/Verdi (Complete)

Verdi's Falstaff - Opera in 10 minutes


Falstaff Synopsis



February 6, 2013: La Bohème

La Forza del Destino Overture-Toscanini

1946 Toscanini La Boheme broadcast

Vecchia zimarra-Enrico Caruso 

Vecchia Zimmara - Erwin Schrott

La Boheme - Salzburger Festspiele 2012



January 23, 2013: The history of the violin

Antonio Vivaldi "La Folia"-Apollo's Fire Baroque Orchestra

Corelli Sonata No. 6, 3rd movement - Trio Settecento

Gil Shaham - Sarasate, Zapateado

Sándor Déki Lakatos and his Gypsy Orchestra

Traditional Irish Music - Brogan's Bar - Ennis, Ireland

January 16, 2013: Schubert Lieder

Cecil Lytle: A Schubertiad

Gretchen am Spinnrade (Lucia Popp)

Erlkönig (Bryn Terfel)

Erlkönig (Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau)

Die Forelle (Renée Fleming)

Die schöne Müllerin

1. Das Wandern (Wandering)

19. Der Müller und der Bach (The Miller and the Brook)

20. Des Baches Wiegenlied (The Brook’s Lullaby)


1. Gute Nacht (Good Night)

5. Der Lindenbaum (The Linden Tree)

24. Der Leiermann (The organ-Grinder)

January 9, 2013: Contemporary Music 

Harry Partch (1901-1974; American)

Documentary -

The Letter (1943)-

John Cage (1912-92; American)

Interview -

Water Walk (1960)


Iannis Xenakis (1922-2001; Greek)

Aïs (1980) -

György Ligeti (1923-2006; Hungarian)

Aventures & Nouvelles Aventures (1962-65) -

Luciano Berio (1925-2003; Italian)

Sinfonia (1968) -

Pierre Boulez (b.1925; French)

Notations (1945-78-84) -

Morton Feldman (1926-87; American)

Crippled Symmetry (1983) -

Karlheinz Stockhausen (1928-2007; German)

Kontakte (1958-60) -

Mikrophonie 1 (1964) -

Helmut Lachenmann (b.1935; German)

Pression (1968) -

Brian Ferneyhough (b. 1943; British)

Unity Capsule (1975-76) -

Time and Motion Study II (1973-76) -

Claude Vivier (1948-1983; Canadian)

Lonely Child (1980) -

Georg Friedrich Haas (b.1953; Austrian)

Limited Approximations (2010) -

Pierluigi Billone (b. 1960; Italian)

Dike Wall (2012) -

Fausto Romitelli (1963-2004; Italian)

Professor Bad Trip (2000) -

Jason Thorpe Buchanan (b.1986; American)

Berlin Songs (2011) -

Asymptotic Flux: First Study in Entropy (2012) -