What are the chances?
In honor of these gentlemen’s birthdays, I thought I would run a couple of videos which showcase some of their music.
The first is one of my favorite classical choral pieces, “How Lovely Is Thy Dwelling Place” (“Wie Lieblich Sind Deine Wohnungen”) from Brahms’ Ein Deutsches Requiem, Op. 45, M. IV:
And here is the Great Chinese State Circus, performing to music from Tchaikovsky’s ballet “Swan Lake”.
And here’s another light-hearted look at Brahms.