Nikolaus Harnoncourt dies at 86

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jserraglio
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Nikolaus Harnoncourt dies at 86

Post by jserraglio » Sun Mar 06, 2016 9:19 am

One of those that seemed immortal.

http://www.sfchronicle.com/news/world/a ... 873284.php

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josé echenique
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Re: Nikolaus Harnoncourt dies at 86

Post by josé echenique » Sun Mar 06, 2016 10:18 am

Easily the most influential musician of our time. Music was not the same after him.

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Re: Nikolaus Harnoncourt dies at 86

Post by Seán » Sun Mar 06, 2016 1:50 pm

josé echenique wrote:Easily the most influential musician of our time. Music was not the same after him.
I heartily concur.

This is a very sad time. May he rest in peace.
Seán

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