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Done to death but still irresistible

Done to death but still irresistible Puccini Rachmaninoff

Done to Death but still Irresistible

Hijacked by car ads, Hollywood tearjerkers and Muzac/elevator music; they remain eternally and universally appealing!

Rachmaninoff – Rhapsody on a theme by Paganini. Heaps of these versions on a “theme by Paganini” by a number of Interperters and Composers. I like this particular one by Rachmaninoff /Performed by  John Barry from “Somewhere in Time” – The movie.

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What can you say?! Puccini’s O Mio Bambino Caro (from the movie A room with a view)

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Not sure if this is the best version (by the St. Louis Symphony) – But it’s good enough!

fantasia on greensleeves


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