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Friday, December 10, 2021

Pieter playing Plaisir d'Amour from Jean Paul Égide Martini 1784

After a  long hiatus, Pieter started practicing on his organ again...


Here Pieter is playing Plaisir d'Amour from Jean Paul Égide Martini, 1784, in an oboe sound and towards the end, even with more oboes.
Keep in mind, that Pieter never had a single organ or piano lesson in his entire life.
Only for accordion...
But his love of music made him play.

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    1. Dearest D.S.,
      Thank you so much and to both of us it is a treasure for having this.
      Hugs,
      Mariette

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  2. Hello Mariette, I love Martini's Plasir d'amour, and Pieter certainly played it beautifully. I always found playing music very relaxing, even brass instruments. In my records I have many versions of Martini's song, here it is on Youtube sung in the early 20th century by a favorite singers, Charles Gilibert:
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A4QtmyRY1F4

    --Jim

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    1. Dearest Jim,
      Pieter says: whether perfect or not, I enjoy playing.
      Baritone Charles Gilbert sang Plaisir d'Amour very well, considering his recording was in 1907. Sad fact that this opera singer died in 1910... too young!
      Hugs,
      Mariette

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  3. Very beautiful. One of my favourite pieces of music. Thank you Pieter and Mariette.

    God bless you both. A Blessed Advent to you.

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    1. Dearest Victor,
      Thank you from both of us.
      Continue to have a meaningful Advent as well.
      Hugs,
      Mariette

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  4. Admiro al que toca algún instrumento. Gracias por compartir esta buena interpretación.

    Besos

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    1. Querida Antónia,
      Gracias y a Pieter le encanta hacerlo.
      Abrazos,
      Mariette

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  5. I am inspired to pull my flute from a closet shelf .... and play, play play. Tell Pieter thank you from me. I thoroughly enjoyed his performance.

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    1. Dearest Helen,
      Thank you from Pieter and you sure ought to pull your flute from the closet shelf!
      Music is so uplifting and good for the soul.
      Hugs,
      Mariette

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  6. My Dad was able to play without lessons. That is such a talent.

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