Philip_Glass

Philip Glass Does the Minimum

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JthxVHkRT9Y Philip Glass is a leading member of the minimalist school of music. Wikipedia defines minimalism as having “a steady pulse” with consonant harmonies and...
bernard_herrmann

Hooray For Bernard Herrmann

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VYPu4zWLWzs It's amazing how many great movies featured music composed by Bernard Herrmann. Here are some highlights: Citizen Kane; The Devil and Daniel Webster; The...
ravel

Maurice Ravel’s “Boléro”

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AmEJLoawItU Bomb disposal may be the only vocation more terrifying than playing in a classical orchestra. Think about it: A rock musician plays a wrong note and,...