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Adagio in G Minor (Albinoni)

The Adagio in G Minor is scored for violin, strings, and organ. It was written in 1958 by Remo Giazotto, but attributed to Tomaso Albinoni, a Baroque master. 306 more words

Orchestral

A Song For Japan

These trombonists banded together to create a collaboration to respect the fallen and survivors of the 2011 Great East Japan Earthquake and Tsunami. Absolutely awesome! 229 more words

Absolutely Awesome

Proust and Smetana

To start off the literary portion of this blog, some beautiful lines from Proust:

Perhaps it is not-being that is the true state, and all our dream of life is inexistent; but, if so, we feel that these phrases of music, these conceptions which exist in relation to our dream, must be nothing either.

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Literary

great compositions/performances: Schumann - Symphony No 1 in B flat major "Spring", Op. 38 - VPO, Furtwängler, 1951 (Remastered 2012)

Schumann – Symphony No 1 in B flat major “Spring” Op. 38 – VPO, Furtwängler, 1951 (Remastered 2012)

great compositions/performances:  Schumann – Symphony No 1 in B flat major “Spring”, Op. 74 more words