Rosalinde Haas plays Frescobaldi for harpsichord
1. The music, visual material, and an idea
2. Three instruments: harpsichord, clavichord, organ
3. Three contributors: my mother (the executive on the keyboards), my father (the idea creation guy), … (me)
The music: Frescobaldi – Toccata III, primo libro
Visual material: Michelangelo, right lower corner of “Last Judgement”, Charon.
The idea: Looking for a lost love. Here: Dante, looking for his beloved Beatrice, as he is walking with Vergil through an underworld. There are glimpses of her, but eventually they get beaten back by Charon. Read more on michaelkrams.com