scroll to top
Stuck on your essay?
Get ideas from this essay and see how your work stacks up
Word Count: 453
Niccolo Paganini and His Moto Perpetuo Niccolo Paganini is the greatest violinist of all time Raised by a harsh and demanding father Niccolo practiced incessantly as a child Early on his skill was already as sharp and majestic as a perfectly cut diamond He was so good at his music some people speculated he had sold his soul to the devil In 1745 Niccolo Paganini was is Genoa giving a performance Critics later said the performance was so phenomenal that they dubbed the 13 year old Paganini a wonder child After that he toured Milan Bologna Florence Pisa and Leghorn Years later in 1805 after he had freed himself of his fathers tyranny Paganini returned from exile to take up a job as the court violinist in the service of Princess Lucca Having his job be the job of a violinist Paganini was able to play and practice constantly During this time he would play a violin with only 4 strings he would use harmonies to fill in the rest One time he composed an entire sonata with nothing but the G-string He remained in the ploy of Princess Lucca until 1813 After this he went back to touring Italy for a long time Paganinis health kept him bound to tour only in Italy but renewed health after a stay at a rest cure in Sicily enabled him to go to Paris His performance there was so striking that it inspired the words What a man What a violin What an artist Heavens What sufferings what misery what torture in those 4 strings from Franz Liszt His skill was so that a legend built up around him A legend of him being not quite so natural His appearance did not help him either He had a pale long face and was said to always carry a sardonic smile on his face Paganini is the most important violinist of all time He could play
@Kibin is a lifesaver for my essay right now!!
- Sandra Slivka, student @ UC Berkeley
Wow, this is the best essay help I've ever received!
- Camvu Pham, student @ U of M
If I'd known about @Kibin in college, I would have gotten much more sleep
- Jen Soust, alumni @ UCLA