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Brahms Symphonies # 2 & 3

I enjoyed neither of these compositions, although the 3rd movement from the 2nd symphony was great.


Anonymous said…
I cudn't agree more... but hey, even the 2nd movement is not that bad.
Deepanjan said…
Really? What was the tempo?
Anonymous said…
It varies. Starts off really slow, but kind of keeps changing during the 38 minutes of play.
Deepanjan said…
Nope! The 2nd movement ends long before that. In fact, even the 3rd movement is over by then!
Vivek said…
If u guys really wanna know something about tempo, listen to Darude.
Deepanjan said…
From what Wikipedia tells me, I gather Darude could only teach me a thing or two about noise.
Anonymous said…
Do you guys mean that vehicle used to take chickens from the coop to the slaughter house or the one used to ferry gas cylinders?

And BTW, Darude in Marathi means a dipsomaniac.
Anonymous said…
Are we talking about drunkards??
Deepanjan said…
Sameera, the name says it all!
No offence meant, Darude.

In musical terminology, tempo (Italian for "time") is the speed or pace of a given piece.

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