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"Follow the Light"

“Follow the Light” can be interpreted in a few different ways. The most popular interpretation would be when someone is dying, and they “follow the light” to a higher, better place. 503 more words


Explaining "S.D.G."

This is a letter to Radio Classique in Paris, where an announcer did not understand “S.D.G.”.

There are 2000 works attributed to Bach.  Every one of these works is signed S. 642 more words

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That's humility.

MUSIC: Shostakovich's Cello Concerto No. 1

TRIGGER WARNING: Pretentious and bourgeois content

I started listening to classical music in earnest last year, thinking I’d never really given it a fair shot. Since then, I’ve taken the unprecedentedly cultured step of creating three Spotify playlists for it, and been to a concert in Amsterdam – Beethoven, Elgar and Sibelius – and one in Bristol – Dvořák, Mendelssohn and Vaughan Williams. 196 more words