Music which has profoundly influenced and acted as the soundtrack to my life…
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Songs, song cycles, arias, and musical scenes I love… and recommend.
Candide. One version with Jerry Hadley, June Anderson and Christa Ludwig with Leonard Bernstein conducting can be found on YouTube here.
- “Make Our Garden Grow” from Candide.
West Side Story
Basically, all of them.
Four Last Songs.
- Frühling” (Spring)
- Beim Schlafengehen (When Falling Asleep), and;
- Im Abendrot (At Sunset).
Prelude and Libestod from Tristan und Isolde. A version with Kirsten Flagstaff can be found here.
So what do you think? Any works of literature you would like to recommend? Please comment, below, or email me your suggestions at email@example.com.