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Dmitri Shostakovich playing tennis.

jobynaralstons: “ Dmitri Shostakovich with daughter Galina, 1945 ”

The Fat Lady is Still Singing: Why Classical Music Isn't Really Dead : The New Yorker

Today& Art Bit: & classical music has endured because it has been made American. Talk to anyone who performs, composes, promotes, or organizes anything in this field and the blaze is palpable. It is not a profession for the apathetic.

Morgan Library, New York City

Next time I'm in NYC this is a definite stop! The Pierpont Morgan Library in NYC is one of the grandest libraries in the United States. It was designed by Charles McKim and built in 1906 to house the private library of financier J.