Prelude in C-sharp minor, Opus 3, No. 2 by Rachmaninoff

Lia performed Rachmaninoff’s Prelude in C-sharp minor for her fundraising recital for her Medical and Advocacy Mission to Davao, Philippines. She’s flying there now.

Fun facts:

  • Harpo Marx played it so fast in “A Day at the Races”, the piano exploded.
  • The Beastie Boys sampled it in 1998’s “Intergalactic”.
  • En Vogue sampled it in 2000’s “Love Won’t Take Me Out“.
  • Ben Linus played it in the 4th season of “Lost”.
  • Rachmaninoff wrote it when he was 19. His first of 24 preludes.

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