November 04, 2021

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A piece he was writing about soccer, believe it or not, put Jay in mind of a song. So did the title of the latest Bond movie. There have been some passings in music recently: of Carlisle Floyd, Edita Gruberová, and Bernard Haitink. Jay pays tribute to these musicians, and, as usual, to music itself.

Trad., arr. Britten, “Come You Not from Newcastle?

Trad., arr. ?, “Ain’t Got Time to Die

Chopin, Etude in E major, Op. 10, No. 3

Chopin-Melichar, “In mir klingt ein Lied

Floyd, “Ain’t it a pretty night,” from Susannah

Bellini, “Casta diva,” from Norma

Bruckner, Symphony No. 8

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