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Songs of the Week #3

And good music keeps pouring in! So this week I’ve got multiple songs across different languages that are worth a listen.

1. Title Track – Hamari Adhuri Kahani (Hindi) 216 more words

Music

"...imbue his music with a deep humility."

Bedrich Smetana (1824-1884) 

  • Life and music

On the 24th May 1875 Bedrich Smetana admitted himself for a months treatment to help cure his deafness. Unfortunately it would be a waste of money. 195 more words

Composer

BETWEEN THE TREES, IS A LIGHT

YES WE MYSTIC – WOOD WHEEL

For Fans Of: Hey Rosetta!, Local Natives, Andrew Bird, Feist 285 more words

Best New Music

May Night: Karol Szymanowski’s First Violin Concerto

Ever heard a concerto that started like this before?

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May Night [Noc majowa] is the title of the poem by symbolist Tadeusz Miciński that was a source of inspiration for Szymanowski’s first violin concerto. 155 more words

Orchestral

"...depth of emotion."

Paul Dukas (1865-1935)

  • Life and music

We begin on a sullen note as Paul Dukas died in Paris on May 17th 1935. Born in Paris his father was a banker and his mother was a pianist. 218 more words

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