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Farewell and Return

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Presented by Classical Music for the World at The First Baptist Church of Austin, Austin TX

Oct 04 2015
Farewell and Return

Farewell and Return is a program which celebrates the journey out of the Romantic era. It starts backwards with one of the most personal work of a corner stone of twentieth century music, Dimitri Shostakovich. The cello sonata op.40 is lyrical in spirit and even his idiosyncratic rhythmic explosions imply an expansions of feelings and a romantic desire to manifest the essence of the composer’s inner being to the world. Schumann writes the Adagio & Allegro after the failure of the European

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