On Monday I told you that I was going to record the third movement of Mozart K332 by the end of the week — well, I decided to record the entire sonata instead.


I love everything about this performance except for the part where the phone falls over. Prior to that technical difficulty, everything had been very technically proficient — probably because I spent half of last week’s Mozart practice sessions digging into the movement’s weak spots and trying to solve as many problems as possible — and you can hear how much it delights me to be able to play with a sense of knowing.


This is probably the best performance of this piece so far — or it was, until I started thinking this is probably the best performance of the piece so far, I hope I don’t play any wrong notes.

On the plus side, I have now learned which aspects of the piece are still not 100% known.

Here comes MOVEMENT 3, ALLEGRO ASSAI, recorded (by me) for the very first time:

The important thing about this movement is that it is FULLY MEMORIZED. That’s what I spent the other half of last week’s Mozart practice sessions working on, after all — and I spent much of this week’s Mozart practice sessions addressing individual problems within the movement, though it’s obvious that I haven’t yet addressed them all.

On the subject of the work you can do during the course of a week, HERE’S WHERE I GOT PUBLISHED THIS WEEK:

Credit Cards Dot Com

Best cards for online advertising

If your small business puts a lot of money into online advertising, you deserve some rewards – and not just from the new customers who might find you through your Google and Facebook ads. These credit cards can help you earn cash back, points or miles as you promote your business.

First five things to do when you get the Amex Platinum

If you want to use your Platinum Card to save money and upgrade your travel experience, you need to have a plan to maximize your Amex Platinum travel benefits.

How to use your $200 Amex Platinum airline fee credit in 2021

The Platinum Card from American Express offers a number of premium travel benefits – including an annual $200 airline credit that can help offset the cost of incidental air travel fees.

Guide to Varo Believe

The recently announced Varo Believe Card aims to help people who might not otherwise have access to credit the opportunity to build their credit score and establish a positive credit history. 

Don’t Write Alone | Catapult

Job Opportunities for Writers: May 7, 2021

We post roundups of writing and literary jobs once a week. Here’s our list for May 7, 2021.

Upcoming Submission Opportunities: May 7, 2021

We post submission roundups once a week. Here’s our list of literary magazines and freelance opportunities for May 7, 2021.

Leave a Reply