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Western Classical Music Appreciation: Are You Interested?

I have been tweet­ing on week­ends about West­ern Clas­si­cal Music and learn­ing to appre­ci­ate it. Some folks have right­ly point­ed out that Twit­ter is a very dif­fi­cult medi­um to impart as well as imbibe any­thing use­ful and last­ing, and that … Con­tin­ue read­ing

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Majida-El-Roumi “Kalimat” (Words)

In the ear­ly 1990’s I was intro­duced to Maji­da El Rou­mi. I call her the “Nightin­gale of the Mid­­dle-East” in def­er­ence to the “Nightin­gale of India”. I present to you her most pop­u­lar and beloved song (which is, unfor­tu­nate­ly, in … Con­tin­ue read­ing

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