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It’s the 4th of July! Yaay! What’s With the 1812 Overture?

. So Fourth of July is here and we all will be hearing both the Capitol Fourth celebration and the Boston Pops play the final themes of the 1812 Overture on national television just prior to the fireworks. Why the … Continue reading

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Alessandro de Medici – “Il Moro”

Do you like fairy tales? Have you heard the one about the black slave girl living in the great house of a noble lord as a helper to his great lady? Of how she slept with his younger 17 year … Continue reading

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July 4th! Yaay! What’s With The 1812 Overture?

by toritto A repost for the 4th of July! ¬†Happy 4th!! Tsar Alexander I So Fourth of July is here and we all will be hearing both the Capitol Fourth celebration and the Boston Pops play the final themes of … Continue reading

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