Random thoughts from a largely-useless man.
Old radio shows, old movies, the simple life.
Tuesday, April 28, 2015
Dmitri Shostakovich was one of the leading composers of the 20th century, and one of the great symphonists of all time. His music usually reminds me of pictures I see of the vast Russian countryside covered with snow. It evokes those endless, frozen steppes. It makes you want to go put on a sweater.