Daily Archives: January 31, 2012

Schubert – Symphony no. 5 in B flat major IV. Allegro vivace, Macau Youth SO & Veiga Jardim


Franz Peter Schubert (31 January 1797 – 19 November 1828) was an Austrian composer. Although he died at an early age, Schubert was a prolific 

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composer, having written some 600 Lieder, nine symphonies (including the famous “Unfinished Symphony“), liturgical music, operas, some incidental music, and a large body of chamber and solo piano music. Appreciation of Schubert’s music during his lifetime was limited, but interest in his work increased Franz Schubertsignificantly in the decades following his death at the age of 31. Franz LisztRobert Schumann,Johannes Brahms and Felix Mendelssohn, among others, discovered and championed his works in the 19th century. Today, Schubert is seen as one of the leading exponents of the early Romantic era in music and he remains one of the most frequently performed composers.

(Source: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Franz_Schubert)

Franz Schubert: Simphony No. 8, “The Unfinished”



Schuman: The trout Quintet


Schubert – Die schöne Müllerin – Der Neugierige, Michael Schade


Schubert: Der Lindenblaum


Schubert: Serenade


Happy Birthday Schubert: Soprano Angela Gheorghiu interpreting Ave Maria by Schubert


Today’s Birthday: Franz Schubert (1797 – 1828)(Sviatolav Richter plays Schubert: Impromptu No. 2 E flat major D899 (Recorded in Moscow 1950)


Biologist earns penguins’ trust, educates public (from SFGate_ The San Francisco Chronicle)


Biologist earns penguins' trust, educates public (from SFGate)

Biologist earns penguins' trust, educates public (from SFGate) (click here to learn more!)

Deutsche Bank Analyst Sounded Alarm When Asked To Alter Numbers In Quest For AAA Rating – ProPublica Investigation (from The Daily Bail)


Deutsche Bank Analyst Sounded Alarm When Asked To Alter Numbers In Quest For AAA Rating - ProPublica Investigation (from The Daily Bail)

Deutsche Bank Analyst Sounded Alarm When Asked To Alter Numbers In Quest For AAA Rating - ProPublica Investigation (from The Daily Bail)

Today’s Show (from Democracy Now January 31, 2012)


Today’s Show (from Democracy Now January 31, 2012)

Today’s Show (from Democracy Now January 31, 2012) (click here to learn more from Democracy Now)

WORLD BANKER MAKES STUNNING CONFESSION


FDA staffers sue agency over surveillance of personal e-mail (from The Washington Post)


FDA staffers sue agency over surveillance of personal e-mail (the Washington Post)

FDA staffers sue agency over surveillance of personal e-mail (the Washington Post) (click here to access the rest of the report)