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“It was a blazing hot day in August. Baker Street was like an oven, and the glare of the sunlight upon the yellow brickwork of the house across the road was painful to the eye. It was hard to believe that these were the same walls which loomed so gloomily through the fogs of winter.”
I. Suite for solo Violin in A - Gigue & autre gigue [Westhoff]
II. A Weekend in the Country [Anne Dudley]
III. Lieder ohne Worte, Op. 19, No. 3 in A-dur - Molto Allegro e vivace [Mendelssohn]
IV. Always Summer [Adrian Johnston]
V. Douzes Études, Op. 10: No.8 in F major ‘Sunshine’ - Allegro [Chopin]
VI. Caprice No. 22 in F major - marcato [Paganini]
VII. To Glenhurich / The Parasol [Rózsa]
VIII. String Quartet #5 In F, Op. 33, “Slavonic”: I. Scherzo [Shebalin]
IX. String Quintet in C major: Scherzo. Presto - Trio: Andante sostenuto [Schubert]
X. Train bleu [Raphael Beau]
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"The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes, but in having new eyes."
#words to live by
We had to design a book cover as part of our final for digital illustration, and I chose Madeleine L’Engle’s A Wind In The Door! The character here is Proginoskes, a “singular cherubim”.
When I look down at this golden statue, may it remind me and every little child that no matter where you’re from, your dreams are valid. Thank you.
(Source: martinislydia, via whitelaws)
"And I still don’t know if I’m a falcon,
a storm, or an unfinished song."
Rainer Maria Rilke,
closing lines to “Ich lebe mein Leben in waschsenden Ringen (I live my life in widening circles),”
from Rilke’s Book of Hours: Love Poems to God,
tran. Anita Barrows and Joanna Macy (Riverhead Books, 1996)
(Source: violentwavesofemotion, via apoetreflects)