De Radio 4 Top 400 - The favourite classical pieces as voted for by Dutch radio listeners. Certainly a handsome proportion of religious works in the list. (PDF) 100 Best Last Lines from Novels - How great can a last line be? I've read some of the works on the list and can't say any…

Words from the Page

Courtesy of Caro, here's my contributory few lines from The Lives of the Great Composers by Harold C. Schonberg, page 123, three sentences from the fifth one on: And, indeed, the coda of the first movement, with its slippery, chromatic bass and the awesome moans above it, remains a paralyzing experience. That is the way…

Beethoven's Symphony No. 3 "Eroica" - A wonderful website devoted to one of the most important pieces in Beethoven's career, and the history of the symphony. Courtesy of Michael Tilson Thomas and the San Francisco Symphony Orchestra, the website also features works by Copland, Tchaikovsky and Stravinsky. Flash Earth - View the Earth using Google…