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Today in WMH: “Germanticism” in a Nutshell.

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5/22 Today in Weird Music History.  In 1813, Richard Wagner is born. 137 years later, in 1950, Richard Strauss’s Four Last Songs are premiered.  That pretty much sums up an era.   Here’s a great link with some weird facts about our birthday boy, Richard Wagner:  http://www.telegraph.co.uk/culture/music/classicalmusic/10056255/Wagner-bicentenary-10-things-you-didnt-know-about-him.html

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