Monthly Archives: May 2011

95: Rachmaninoff’s The Bells Symphony

The Bells was the third symphony written by Sergei Rachmaninoff in 1913. He considered it to be his third symphony after writing it, but later wrote and instrumental Third Symphony. The composition is based on a loose translation of Edgar Allen … Continue reading

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