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Monday, October 6th


These pieces, inspired by Bach’s Well-Tempered Clavier, were dedicated to her.

Dmitri Shostakovich (1906-1975), 24 Preludes and Fugues (1950-51); Tatiana Nikolayeva (1924-1993), live (BBC studio), 1992… 13 more words

Music Clip Of The Day

Sunday, October 5th

three takes

“What Would You Give in Exchange for Your Soul”

Marty Stuart (vocals, mandolin) & Del McCoury (vocals, guitar)
Live (TV show), 2009

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Music Clip Of The Day

dob 31 aug

Alma Mahler Gropius Werfel née Alma Maria Schindler (31 aug 1879 – 11 dec 1964) socialite, composer, salon hostess

Helen Levitt… 51 more words


Helen Levitt's Snapshots of New York Street Life

On the 31st of August 1913, American photographer Helen Levitt was born in Brooklyn, New York. Alongside Berenice Abbott and Ruth Orkin, Levitt tried to document the changing life of New York. 674 more words