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Just a little Mahler – Ave Maria from the Oxford New College choir:

Earth Balm

De Randstad en de Provincie

Gebakken lucht

Nu er ongetwijfeld weer wordt geklaagd over de geur van het paasvuur  wat vanuit de Saksische gebieden het westen binnenwaait, wil ik het hebben over een andere, onaangename geur die zich door Nederland verspreidt: … 1,160 more words

Russian Easter Overture / Mahler 3 Long Run

Wooohooo. Finished my long run. It’s probably my last long run before the Broad Street Run. Given that it’s Easter, I started my run today with Rimsky-Korsakov’s Russian Easter Overture. 281 more words

Classical Music

Mahler's 'Resurrection' Symphony

Gustav Mahler: Symphony no. 2

Christina Landshamer, soprano
Marie-Nicole Lemieux, contralto
Chœur de Radio France
Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France
Myung-Whun Chung


The John Williams of It All

When asked to think about modern classical music, we often recall film scores as opposed to string quartets. In some ways, this is a great thing. 765 more words

Mahler's Seventh x2

Especially for lovers of cowbells, two performances of Gustav Mahler’s Symphony no. 7

Orchestre Symphonique de Montréal
Kent Nagano


Gewandhausorchester Leipzig
Riccardo Chailly


My Desert Island Discs

I’ll just explain for readers of this blog who live outside the UK and who might not be familiar with Desert Island Discs, it’s a long-standing BBC radio programme where a someone who has achieved renown in their chosen field is interviewed about their life and work. 546 more words