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Choristers

A reverie with Debussy

chorister sings of pensiveness

I feel the sun

even as our neighbourly

maggies

belt out their own composition,

a post-lunch belch… 42 more words

Nature

Frederic Chiu Does Debussy

Frederic Chiu is a pianist who has pushed boundaries in the world of classical music — from performance protocols and recording, to teaching and technology. 198 more words

People

My music for reading and unwinding...

This is my music of choice to relax, unwind, or when reading a book. I can stay in my room all day alone with this music, while reading a book, sipping tea, and writing.

Classical Music

Beethoven's "Eroica," Symphony #3 in E flat Major, Opus 55, 1803 - 1804

If I recall correctly, the tale goes somewhat like this:

Beethoven was chatting with his comrades in his home when one of the other men informs the maestro that Napoleon Bonaparte has just crowned himself Emperor of France.   1,239 more words

kurtnemes reblogged this on Kurt Nemes' Classical Music Almanac and commented:

Great, thoughtful, informative post about this piece and the historical context in which Beethoven birthed it. [youtube="https://youtu.be/YObQ6bP0eDQ"]

Prélude à l’après-midi d’un faune

Claude Debussy: Prélude à l’après-midi d’un faune

Frankfurt Radio Symphony Orchestra
Andrés Orozco-Estrada

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