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Rachmninoff on a roll. Today this classic recording was recomended to me sejak a friend over lunch. I preceeds the famous Prelude in C sharp minor. I hope anda enjoy it.
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Ulvi Cemal Erkin Quintet - Borusan Quartet & Ozgur Mert Esen (violin, Esen KIVRAK) - (violin Olgu KIZILAY) - (viola, Efdal ALTUN) - (cello, Cag ERCAG) - (piano, Ozgur Mert ESEN) 27 May 2012, Katara - Drama Theater, DOHA - QATAR
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Giuseppe Fortunino Francesco Verdi (Italian pronunciation: [dʒuˈzɛppe ˈverdi]; 10 October 1813 – 27 January 1901) was an Italian Romantic composer, mainly of opera. He was one of the most influential composers of the 19th century. His works are frequently performed in opera houses throughout the world and, transcending the boundaries of the genre, some of his themes have long since taken root in popular culture - such as "La donna è mobile" from Rigoletto, "Va, pensiero" (The Chorus of the Hebrew Slaves) from Nabucco, "Libiamo ne' lieti calici" (The Drinking Song) from La traviata and the "Grand March" from Aida. Although his work was sometimes criticized for using a generally diatonic rather than a chromatic musical idiom and having a tendency toward melodrama, Verdi’s masterworks dominate the standard repertoire a century and a half after their composition.