EXPLAINED · ARE ÉTUDES NECESSARY?

EXPLAINED · ARE ÉTUDES NECESSARY?

EXPLAINED · ARE ÉTUDES NECESSARY?

Boris Giltburg answers the question: Are Études necessary?

directed by Stephan Aubé
image · Franck Tusolini
edited by Sarah Levine
sound production, engineering and mix · Clémence Fabre
camera · Franck Tusolini and Stephan Aubé
AV coordinator · Ole Frederiksen and Morten L. Jensen
librarian · Sidse Buck
photos · Ritzau Scanpix
produced by Louisiana Museum of Modern Art
artistic producer · Lars Fenger
executive producer · Stephan Aubé
filmed and recorded at Louisiana Museum of Modern Art
Musical extracts
Carl Czerny – 100 Easy Studies for piano op. 139, No. 3
Carl Czerny - Art of Finger Dexterity Op.740, No. 17
Franz Liszt - Transcendental Études S.139: IV (Mazeppa)
Frederic Chopin - Étude Op. 10, No. 3
Sergei Rachmaninoff - Études-Tableaux, Op. 39, No. 9
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  • EXPLAINED · WHAT IS A PRELUDE?

    Boris Giltburg explains the history of the prelude

  • EXPLAINED · PLAYING BY HEART

    Boris Giltburg explains the difficulties of playing by heart and how to overcome them

  • EXPLAINED · PEDALS | PART 2

    Boris Giltburg explains the history of piano pedals

  • EXPLAINED · PEDALS | PART 1

    Boris Giltburg explains the use of the 3 pedals on the piano

  • EXPLAINED · CLAPPING

    Boris Giltburg answers the question: Why and when do we have to clap in a classical music
    concert?

  • EXPLAINED · BLACK & WHITE KEYS

    Boris Giltburg answers the question: Why keyboards have black and white keys?

  • Schubert · Presto

    Modigliani Quartet interprets Schubert’s Presto extract from String Quartet No. 7

  • EXPLAINED · WHY DO YOU HAVE TO WEAR A TAILCOAT?

    Boris Giltburg answers the question: Why do you have to wear a tailcoat?

  • EXPLAINED · WHO WAS ELISE? [PART2]

    Boris Giltburg talks about the famous score written by Beethoven

  • EXPLAINED · WHO WAS ELISE? [PART 1]

    Boris Giltburg talks about the famous score written by Beethoven

  • EXPLAINED · HOW MANY KEYS ARE THERE ON A PIANO?

    Boris Giltburg answers the question: How many keys are there on a piano?

  • EXPLAINED · WHAT IS A SONATA?

    Boris Giltburg answers the question: What is a Sonata?