Supernaturally Talented Paganini

In the 1800s (aka the Romantic period of classical music), Europe saw the rise of the popular solo instrumentalists (“rock stars” of the Romantic period). One of the most famous musicians from this period was virtuoso Nicolò Paganini (1782 – 1840), who established an entrepreneurial model for musicians—touring, marketing, celebrity, and persona—that other musicians would … Continue reading Supernaturally Talented Paganini