I love finding out about the personal lives of some of my favorite composers. Some of them are so funny and bizarre, you have to ask yourself, “Really, they were like that?” or “He/she did WHAT?!?” Well, here is a brief list of composer’s oddities:
Mozart: loved to play practical jokes on family and friends, and was mischievous. Enjoyed impressing royalty by performing piano in non-traditional ways, like blind-folded and backwards!
Liszt: was a ladies’ man! Even when he was well ...Continue Reading →