The 2017 Composition Contest winners will be announced in the May/June issue.
Composer of the month
Piano Concerto #2 in C Minor
Prelude Op. 3 No. 2 in C# Minor – from a player piano roll of Rachmaninoff playing.
Rachmaninoff playing first movement of his concerto #2 from a 1929 recording.
An early Edison recording of Rachmaninoff playing.
Rachmaninoff’s Symphony #2
Rachmaninoff’s piano duets, op. 11, Barcarolle (Martha Argerich & Lilya Zilberstein)
Listen to all the different styles and sounds of the trombone.
Trombone Concerto by Rimsky-Korsakov
Frozen as interpreted by a trombone ensemble!
Just for fun – Stars and Stripes Forever
Correction: In the April issue, a hint for the puzzle on page 13 was omitted. The hint is: all of the scrambled words are instruments.