An Old Favorite, and an Umlaut to Boot

Pianists, do you remember when you first learned Für Elise? I remember playing it over and over again, thinking, "I've finally learned a real piano piece," and how captivated I was by its charm and beauty. Very thrilling.

Here is a video of pianist Ivo Pogorelich playing this "old favorite." (Click on the "Für Elise" link once you get thre.)

And I'm not just linking this video so I'll have an opportunity to use an umlaut. Though the umlaut is yet another reason to love Für Elise ...


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