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“Vom Herzen, möge es wieder, zu Herzen gehen!” --Ludwig van Beethoven

  

Hello and welcome to danielshapiropianist.com!  The above quotation ("From the heart, may it go back to the heart!"), which

Hello and welcome to danielshapiropianist.com!  The above quotation ("From the heart, may it go back to the heart!"), is what Beethoven wrote at the top of autograph of his Missa solemnis---one of the most awe-inspiring masterpieces.  It also reflects my goal as a musician, performer and teacher.  I encourage you to browse the site, and to listen to some performances.  Feel free to contact me with any messages, comments, or questions. Thank you!