Read the Original Review on the Whats On in Cape Town WEBSITE.
NOT YOUR USUAL PIANO RECITAL: CAMPANELLA – SOUNDING THE BELLS WITH CHOPIN AND LISZT – ALBERT COMBRINK: Baxter Theater 24 Oct 2012Albert Combrink2012-10-15T20:29:02+02:00
NOT YOUR USUAL PIANO RECITAL:
CAMPANELLA – SOUNDING THE BELLS WITH CHOPIN AND LISZT –
Wednesday, 24 October, at 10:30 (Baxter Theatre)
Not your usual piano recital: Campanella – Sounding the bells with Chopin and Liszt.
In the Middle Ages it was believed that the sound of bells could disperse thunder. A large number of bell-ringers were electrocuted as a result. In France, 103 bell-ringers were killed in thunderstorms between 1753 and 1786 alone. Join pianist Albert Combrink in a much safer environment to explore music inspired by the sounds of bells. Combrink [read more…]