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Most Beautiful Adagios by Elliot Goldenthal

“Some of my favourite Adagios by Elliot Goldenthal. Music from “Cobb” (1994), “Batman Forever” (1995), “Alien 3” (1992), “Titus” (1999), “Final Fantasy: The Spirits Within” (2001) and from the ballet “Othello” (1997).” -E.G.

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Titus (39 CE)

The son of Roman emperor Vespasian, Titus gained renown as a military commander and was given command of the Praetorian Guard after repressing the Jewish rebellion in Judea. Upon succeeding his father in 79 CE, he pursued a policy of conciliation and sought popular favor. A benevolent ruler, he halted prosecutions for treason and spent lavishly on subjects, a practice that earned him goodwill in Rome but caused his successor financial trouble. What two disasters struck during his reign? More… Discuss