The only power any government has is the power to crack down on criminals. Well, when there aren't enough criminals, one makes them. One declares so many things to be a crime that it becomes impossible for men to live without breaking laws.
Sunday, November 17, 2013
Antonio Vivaldi - The Four Seasons (Autumn)
The Four Seasons is without doubt Vivaldi's most famous works, and it has been for a very long time. Beethoven's Symphony No. 6 (Pastoral) was influenced by especially the Summer movement. As with most baroque music it is quite a challenge to play, and Violinist Julia Fischer does quite a good job here.