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Perspective - Cee's Fun Foto Challenge




1) the art of representing three-dimensional objects on a two-dimensional surface so as to give right impression of their height, width, depth, and position in relation to each other. 558 more words

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Serialism Exercise

In the context of Arnold Schönberg we looked more closely at Serialism. He created this method to find a new way to structure his music. First he would start by arranging the 12 chromatic notes of an octave into any order. 64 more words


6:27 for King Kristian II - May 24th

Jean Sibelius, whose 150th anniversary it is this year, will take us somewhere else for few minutes. 2nd part from Elegy in King Kristian II Suite. 24 more words

Something Different For Few Minutes

12:32 minutes of cello by Sibelius - May 23rd

From 2015 program of the Iitti Music festival http://iittifestival.fi/en/, Malinconia for Cello and Piano by Jean Sibelius. Synkkä mutta komia! Dark but gorgeous! Try it for few minutes – it might just capture you too. 15 more words

Something Different For Few Minutes

A phantom ship and a barbed wire fence

Eighteen years old. Standing at the window of my room in college. Staring out towards a low brick wall supporting a fence topped with barbed wire. 946 more words

Going Out - And Having Fun?

Sibelius – echoes of a long lost childhood

The 150th anniversary of the birth of the Finnish composer Jean Sibelius falls in 2015. Not many people know that he also composed for the piano, although his sole concerto is for the violin. 593 more words

Music & Musicians

Jean Sibelius on critics

Jean Sibelius (8 December 1865 – 20 September 1957) was a Finnish composer of the late Romantic period. His music played an important role in the formation of the Finnish national identity.