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Adagio for Strings / Agnus Dei

I took a class last semester about classical music appreciation, mostly just to justify my pretentiousness. I found out a lot about my classical tastes along the way though, which unfortunately revealed that I vastly prefer more modern composers. 230 more words

Adagio for Strings (Samuel Barber)

Adagio for Strings by Samuel Barber, enjoy!
This video combines the beautiful Adagio for Strings with an awe-inspiring slideshow.

Performed by the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra… 9 more words


TODAY'S BIRTHDAY: Samuel Barber : Souvenirs Op.28 - 1 Waltz

From Wikipedia,

Samuel Barber : Souvenirs Op.28 – 1 Waltz:
Duo Frösche
Primo : Mika Nishizawa
Secondo : Kenichi Nishizawa
official site

バーバー「スーヴェニール」I : ワルツ 156 more words

Music for Writing

It’s been a while since my last post.  I’ve been pushing to get my first draft finished by the end of February (hint: it’s on schedule), and recently I’ve been losing all kinds of sleep watching the Olympics.   388 more words