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Offline Mirror Image

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Re: Is Shostakovich fading?
« Reply #160 on: February 21, 2012, 03:04:51 PM »
I, for one, never cared whether you like his music or not.  :D

Same here. Well said.
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Offline k a rl h e nn i ng

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Re: . [was: Is Shostakovich fading?]
« Reply #161 on: February 22, 2012, 07:13:19 AM »
Very perceptive. In fact, he's faded away completely  ;D

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At least, in these curious attempts to modify his ID, and the title of the thread, as minimalist typography, he has come to be forthrightly amusing!
Karl Henning, Ph.D.
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[Matisse] was interested neither in fending off opposition,
nor in competing for the favor of wayward friends.
His only competition was with himself. — Françoise Gilot