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Father of the Bride: Part II

I have already talked about Father of the Bride: Part I, but the sequel is just as exciting. My usual opinions on sequels is that they aren’t as enjoyable, but not this one.  634 mots de plus

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Father of the Bride

One of my favorite old movies of all time is Father of the Bride. As you can tell from the title, it is about a father of the bride. 410 mots de plus

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César Franck: Piano Quintet in Fm, FWV 7

performed by Quatuor Danel and Paavali Jumppanen, or below by Bell, Frank, Imai, Isserlis and Hamelin

(cover image by Alessio Soggetti)

César-Auguste-Jean-Guillaume-Hubert Franck was born (with a very long name) on December 10, 1822 in Liège, which is not in France. 1 165 mots de plus

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Aristide Cavaillé-Coll: French Organ Builder Extraordinaire

In the late 19th and early 20th century, France produced a cavalcade of composers who were also exceptional organists, including Charles-Marie Widor, César Franck… 556 mots de plus

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