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  • A Memoir of a Listener

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    Dmitri Dmitriyevich Shostakovich’s exceptional career was launched in 1926 with the premiereof his first symphony – his graduation piece. He quickly established himself at the forefront of young Soviet composers. In the years since, his music has been a major component in every symphony orchestra’s repertoire – classical music for those who claim to not…

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Eleanor “Ellie” McCrackin
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Where and when is a Beethoven concerto or a Brahms symphony best heard? The answer is outdoors at night with the stars and moon shining bright. When music and moonlight are stirred together a magic elixir makes the heart’s strings sing. Apollo, Give us more!

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