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Tenshot: Mozart’s 40th Symphony

Great by any name (The 40th, The Great G Minor, The One That Goes Dah-dah-dah, Dah-dah-dah , Dah-dah-dah-dah)

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Come back, Queen Sheba.

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A man for all four seasons.

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A Philistine Pondering on the Symphony

It may not be Carnegie Hall in New York City, or Royal Albert Hall in London, or Konzerthaus in Berlin, but for that moment-on that night-it could well have been symphony night at the Vienna State Opera with Mahler himself holding the door and Strauss serving as usher.

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Gone for a while, but now Bach at it.

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Saving the Symphony

Some modest suggestions to revive moribund symphonies and orchestras.

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It had been a wonderful evening and what I needed now to give it the perfect ending was a bit of the old Ludwig van.

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Handel with care.

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Every prospect pleases, and only men play viols.

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Go seek Haydn.

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Guitars everywhere you look.

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Perfection, except for the name.

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Five of one.

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The lone and level sands stretch far away.

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Did you ever see a piano march?

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You turn me on, you’re a radio.

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Auf wiedersehen.

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Spanish guitars through the ages.

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Some people call me Maurice.

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A Modest man.

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