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Waltz about whiskey.

It’s been a great week. I finally received my custom Benchmade in the mail. It’s beautiful, and even better than my first (which I lost somewhere along the way). 455 more words

Rare Glimpse of Jean Sibelius

In daily life classical music has its own place just as much as the modern music in tracks of my broad perspective. Tiding up or similar and in need of a boost of energy a variety of bands like… 292 more words

Heritage * Perinne * Kulturarv

Breakfast Quartet in G Minor

I fell asleep last night listening to Sibelius’ “Violin Concerto.” Although it has been years since I last picked up my violin, as I began to doze off, I remembered how it felt to play. 238 more words

Food

Finnish Creation

March is going to bring a lot of Sibelius to my ears, as the Seattle Symphony marks his 150th anniversary with an ambitious Sibelius Festival… 202 more words

Programming

Weekly Vinyl – Sibelius #1in E minor

Sibelius – Symphony No.1 in E Minor, Op.39
Sir John Barbirolli conducting the Halle Orchestra
(1963)

I have a bunch of Sibelius records because some musician that I liked noted in an interview that he very much admired Sibelius. 162 more words

LP

John Powell - Forbidden Friendship (2010)

I already wrote about the movie How To Train Your Dragon some months ago in my article about Jónsi. Today I want to present to you its score, especially the track… 228 more words

Sounds

Tour Berlin’s Opera World, Part III

This is the third and last part of Opernwelt Berlin, a little tour I put together to places in Berlin where classical composers have lived (and died) and celebrated their greatest success (and failure), and where opera has been performed (and renewed). 351 more words

Comprehension