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    Default Classical music piece help

    Hello all, I am just starting to appreciate classical music, and I need your help. I herd this piece a while ago, and I liked it, but I don't know the name of it, or the composer. What I do remember about the piece though is that the theme of it is supposed to be like spirits rising up during the night, and it reaches a climax during the night. It becomes very hectic. Than the morning comes, and the tone descends into peacefullness until the piece eventually stops. Again I think it is supposed to have a halloween theme, with the spirits and stuff. I think it is fairly old, and it is a famous piece, by a famous composer. Any help would be appreciated, thanks

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    "A Night on the Bald Mountain" by Mussorgsky?

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    Morigan's right. CLICK HERE. I think this is what you're looking for.
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    Welcome to TC, Caged Wisdom.

    I think it's Danse Macabre by Saint-Saens.

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    Quote Originally Posted by opus67 View Post
    Welcome to TC, Caged Wisdom.

    I think it's Danse Macabre by Saint-Saens.
    I think it's this one:

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