Saturday, December 8, 2012

Bach is like an astronomer who, with the help of ciphers, finds the most wonderful stars . . . Beethoven embraced the universe with the power of his spirit . . . I do not climb so high.  A long time ago I decided that my universe will be the soul and heart of man.

-- Frederic Chopin

(in The Music-Lover's Birthday Book,
edited by Alden Rockwell Murphy)

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