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    Default A Composer in a Word

    Imagine a single descriptive word that you would give any composer you know. Not really an adjective, but more like a name or a state of being, ex. The courageous, the rebel, the angel, the epic hero, etc. although I would prefer just one word.

    I will begin with just one, and I'll go into detail later why I chose this label below:

    Glazunov: Janus.
    "Before I became the director [of the St. Petersburg Conservatory] I knew the treble clef and the bass clef, now I know the wrench too." - Glazunov
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    Satie: The Peculiar.
    You're a crazy, penniless lobster doctor. No combination of you should be a comedian.

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    Bach: God .

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    Bach: Crap
    Mozart: Crap
    Beethoven: Crap
    Schubert: Crap
    Brahms: Crap
    Handel: Crap


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    Quote Originally Posted by Crudblud View Post
    Bach: Crap
    Mozart: Crap
    Beethoven: Crap
    Schubert: Crap
    Brahms: Crap
    Handel: Crap

    LOL

    Zappa....?

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    Indescribable would be a good word for Zappa, I think.

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    Zappa: The Pork.
    You're a crazy, penniless lobster doctor. No combination of you should be a comedian.

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    Cage: misunderstood.
    Und Morgen wird die Sonne wieder scheinen.....

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    Brahms: Smbrahms

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    Gesualdo: Perp

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    Arensky: the Dreamer.

    I tally now 5 separate compositions of his about Dreams. I think I can now call him obsessed now, don't you think?

    Also, please feel free to explain why that word was chosen.
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    Schumann: Visionary
    Beautiful music reflects a beautiful Savior.

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    Is there a single word on English for " refusing to give up/quit"?
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    Quote Originally Posted by jani View Post
    Is there a single word on English for " refusing to give up/quit"?
    Tenacious.

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    Ok thanks Chris!

    Ludwig Van Beethoven: Tenacious
    Winning!
    I have on gear, GO!
    Epic winning!
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    Does his life-story/music inspire you?
    Can you strongly relate to the emotions on his music?


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