Music of the Day / 51

Alban Berg / Lyric Suite  – 3  pieces for string orchestra // I’m biased, but this was performed superbly by WNO’s orchestra a few weeks ago – a great piece, I love the shifting textures.

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Music of the Day / 50

Passenger / Let her go // I think I’m still undecided on whether this song focuses too much on the chorus, but good nonetheless.

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Music of the Day / 49

George Dyson / The Blacksmiths // I’m a newcomer to Dyson, but as this is the 50th anniversary he’s gone onto my listening list, and this is a great piece.

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Music of the Day / 48

Muse / Madness // When Muse first started becoming more ‘electronic’ I wasn’t a fan, but I’ve changed my mind. I was wrong.

Muse / Time is Running Out // Great bass line.

Muse / Muscle Museum // An early gem.

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Music of the Day / 47

As an attempt to get back on the blogging bandwagon, the first track in a while…

The Vamps / Can We Dance

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Music of the Day / 46

Today ended up being a Bernstein day, for no particular reason.

Leonard Bernstein / Overture to Candide // Great piece. I must confess, I’ve never listened to the whole operetta, but hopefully I’ll get around to it soon.

Leonard Bernstein / Symphonic Suite from On the Waterfront // Not very well known, but a great piece.

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Music of the Day / 45

Imagine Dragons / Radioactive // This is actually quite catchy

Robert Schumann / Fantasiestücke op. 73 // A great set of pieces for clarinet or cello and piano, not to be confused with the op. 12 pieces for piano by the same composer with the same title.

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