Barber's Adagio

"To the Best of Our Knowledge"

Wisconsin Public Radio Program

Classical Net Rave

NPR "Saddest Music" Forum

Richard Gilbert Review

A World Full of Sad Music

"Adagio" Recordings

Books on Single Pieces of Music


Toscanini 1938 Premiere

Choral Version: "Agnus Dei"

Platoon Elias Death Scene

DJ Tiesto Dance Mix

Seinfeld Parody "The Fatigues"


Author's Cut



Books on Single Pieces of Music Print E-mail

1) Greil Marcus Like a Rolling Stone: Bob Dylan at the Crossroads

2) David Margolick Strange Fruit

3) Stuart Stott We Shall Overcome

4) Harvey Sachs The Ninth: Beethoven and the World in 1824

5) Dave Marsh Louie Louie: The History and Mythology of the World's Most Famous Rock 'n Roll Song

6) Cecil Brown Stagolee Shot Billy

7) Rebecca Rischin For the End of Time: The Story of the Messiaen Quartet

8) Eric Siblin The Cello Suites: J. S. Bach, Pablo Casals, and the Search for a Baroque Masterpiece