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Do you like classical music?

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BTW, fascinating fact about the 2nd Movement of Beethoven's 5th Symphony. When the Nazi's announced the surrender of the German Sixth Army at Stalingrad, they followed the radio communique with the playing of this piece.

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With bonus sand animation.

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I like a lot of diffrent composers, but my favorite would be Chopin--but then, I'm partial to classical piano. Igor Stravinsky also gets high marks from me because of his revolutionary pieces that pushed classical into the modern era. He was truly an innovator.

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Scares the hell out of the [Vietnamese]

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Whole lot of other stuff I don't know the name of. I'm far far FAR from an expert but.... "I don't know art but I know what I like."

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Love the cannon finale! :clap3:

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How about a nice Madrigal?

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Do I like "classical" music? Hell yeah! Here's a nice composition from the Romantic period....

This is a recording of the Berlin Symphony Orchestra conducted by Peter Wohlert. The piece is often split into two parts, but here it is presented whole.

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