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Richard Strauss's Thus Spake Zarathustra... honestly! Performed by The Portsmouth Sinfonia.

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Guest: Bemum (2660 days ago)
I think when Zarathustra spake, he sure didn't sound like that!
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I think when Zarathustra spake, he sure didn't sound like that!
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Guest: Si (2660 days ago)
Utter shite - I love it
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Utter shite - I love it
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Guest: cjl (2660 days ago)
This one is from The Portsmouth Sinfonia - an orchestra whose sole entrace criteria was that you couldn't play an instrument
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This one is from The Portsmouth Sinfonia - an orchestra whose sole entrace criteria was that you couldn't play an instrument
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Guest: (2538 days ago)
Latest comment: Or you played an instrument you weren't familiar with.
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Latest comment: Or you played an instrument you weren't familiar with.
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Guest: (2660 days ago)
I think it is actally The Portsmouth Sinfonia - a real orchestra founded by a group of students at Portsmouth School of Art in Portsmouth, England, in 1970. The Sinfonia had an unusual entrance requirement. Players had to be either non-musicians, or if a musician, play an instrument that was entirely new to them. A search on You Tube will give you a selection of their work. It always makes me giggle
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I think it is actally The Portsmouth Sinfonia - a real orchestra founded by a group of students at Portsmouth School of Art in Portsmouth, England, in 1970. The Sinfonia had an unusual entrance requirement. Players had to be either non-musicians, or if a musician, play an instrument that was entirely new to them. A search on You Tube will give you a selection of their work. It always makes me giggle
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ShabbyShoe ShabbyShoe (2659 days ago)
Not dissimilar to Ornette Coleman on violin
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Not dissimilar to Ornette Coleman on violin
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glentropy glentropy (2657 days ago)
outstanding. i am in awe of their determination.
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outstanding. i am in awe of their determination.
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Guest: hunstim (2538 days ago)
this is freakin my dog out, man
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this is freakin my dog out, man
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Guest: Anders (2538 days ago)
LOL
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LOL
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Guest: mushr0om pussy (2637 days ago)
barbra
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barbra
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Guest: (2550 days ago)
fantastic !!
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fantastic !!
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