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Schroeder on Page 20, ‘I’ Tunes, and Julie Andrew’s Solfège: Nitpicking in Pandora’s Box

Do you like to sing? I do. My singing voice is not great, but it’s serviceable enough for the local chorale. Recently, we’ve been working on Beethoven’s Missa Solemnis. Frankly, that tune is a bitch. Did you see page 20 in the picture? Absolutely no place to take a breath.
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The Little Drummer Boy and The Secretary of State: A Quest for Grace & Spiritus

Last week in Dies Iovis: Ergo…I mentioned The Sound of Music. Big mistake. My Favorite Things…don’t even go there. Besides the stuck tune, I’m sure, by now, you know how I feel about “Things” (if not, see DI:E…10.25.12). In truth, I like the s
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