Dead Wild Roses: The War On Christmas – A strangled gurgle from the oppressed majority.

       Christmas concert banned, replaced by holiday concert! – “Happy Holidays” replacing “Merry Christmas”! – Christmas Trees not allowed in school! Stay tuned for more stories about the oppressed majority desperately clutching their peals throughout the holiday season. People will certainly get themselves tied up in knots over the strangest

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Dead Wild Roses: The Friday Classical Music Interlude – Camille Saint-Saëns, Aquarium, from Carnival of the Animals

http://youtu.be/Y38d8MJUvq8 VII Aquarium Strings without double-bass, two pianos, flute, and glass harmonica: This is one of the more musically rich movements. The melody is played by the flute, backed by the strings, on top of tumultuous, glissando-like runs in the piano. The first piano plays a descending ten-on-one ostinato, in

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