Sweet sounds of This Bitter Earth

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I feel like I’m on a bit of a Max Richter journey of discovery the last couple days. My conversation with a couple other music fans prompted me to listen to Richter’s “The Blue Notebooks” album, and it’s terrific. I especially enjoy the sweet sound of “This Bitter Earth / On The Nature Of Daylight”:…… Continue reading Sweet sounds of This Bitter Earth

Vivaldi’s Summer 3, spiced up

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I’m listening to Vivaldi’s Four Seasons (well, a version of it anyway) while I work through exercises in Learn Python 3 the Hard Way, and I really like how Vivaldi’s Summer 3 has been tweaked in the album “Recomposed by Max Richter: Vivaldi, The Four Seasons”. Here’s a fairly typical rendition of this track: https://open.spotify.com/track/3J2Cif3TIjD1z2DsA51sFm?si=IM2nDgjDS5iKVqUh9rRO2g…… Continue reading Vivaldi’s Summer 3, spiced up

Spring, remixed

I really enjoy this take on Vivaldi’s Spring 1: https://open.spotify.com/track/5xbuJuQsTVheVZvX2AJVIv?si=NAv22vIjQ96hOC0Y7V8WVQ You can hear Max Richter’s influence in this layered rendition. It’s a terrific piece of music to relax to after my wife’s cooking tonight.