Hi, this my first post here. I just found this topic because I was also searching on the Internet about this similarity. This is very intrigant.Is it just me or does Nino Rota's Godfather Waltz sound a lot like the clarinet opening to Sibelius's First Symphony? Tell me if you think the two pieces sound alike.
:lol:Why are you calling me Phil? That's my cat who loves Classical! Just kidding. Interesting. Thought it was just luck.
A wonderful score by Morricone (RIP)Strangely, I'm reminded of this whenever I listen to "Der abschied" from Mahler's Das lied von der erde