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Happy Birthday, Will…

Okay, yeah, sure…

We traditionally celebrate Shakespeare’s birthday on the 23rd of April. But we don’t really know when he was born. We do know he was baptized on this date. 1,564 more words

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Villa-Lobos…

Heitor Villa-Lobos was a Brazilian composer, and has been called the most significant Latin American composer of the 20th century…
I’m not quite sure who has called him that. 354 more words

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Useless web…

Oh, are you about to waste some serious time right now.
I can spend hours here, clicking and re-clicking.

Go to this site

*WARNING* 145 more words

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Thomas Tallis…

Thomas Tallis was an English Renaissance composer who lived from c1505-1585.
We think…

We don’t really know – nor do we know much about his much younger student William Byrd. 340 more words

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Since you asked…

A beautiful rendering of an absolutely wonderful song, originally written and recorded by Judy Collins.
This version is by Dan Fogelberg.

The lyrics are as follows: 218 more words

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Rabbit shenanigans…

The “R” post has proven rather reluctant to raise its ravishing regard.
I don’t know why this might be the case…
I don’t have any particularly strong reservations about the letter “R”. 113 more words

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Allan Quatermain…

“Passion is like the lightning, it is beautiful, and it links the earth to heaven, but alas it blinds!”

“”Adventurer” — he that goes out to meet whatever may come. 194 more words

An Appreciation