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FReeper Canteen ~ Fabulous FRiday Favorites ~ 19 July 2013
July 18, 2013 | Canteen Crew

Posted on 07/18/2013 6:00:00 PM PDT by beachn4fun

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Off tomorrow, so I'll hang around for a little while. Have an early morning appointment and I won't be around tomorrow morning.
1 posted on 07/18/2013 6:00:00 PM PDT by beachn4fun
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To: beachn4fun
Sergei Rachmaninov plays “The Star Spangled Banner”
2 posted on 07/18/2013 6:00:14 PM PDT by Publius
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To: Kathy in Alaska; GodBlessUSA; LUV W; Arrowhead1952; E.G.C.; HiJinx; txradioguy; AZamericonnie; ...

PING~A~LING


3 posted on 07/18/2013 6:00:33 PM PDT by beachn4fun (You are either an American - or not!)
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To: beachn4fun

Freep mail me to be on or off the Daily Bread ping list


Don’t Forget

July 19, 2013

I don’t agree with those who rail against material things and say that owning stuff is inherently evil. And I have to admit that I’m a consumer—often tempted to pad my pile of treasures with items I think I need.

But I do recognize that one of the dangers of owning a lot of stuff is that it can lead to spiritual loss. The more we have and the more we feel as if we have all we need, the more prone we are to forget our need for God and even our desire for Him. Yet, ironically, everything we have comes ultimately from God, who “gives us richly all things to enjoy” (1 Tim. 6:17).

Sadly, our enjoyment of God’s provisions might just mean that we end up loving the gift and forgetting the Giver. This is why, when God was getting ready to give His people a life full of bounty in the Promised Land of good and plenty, He warned, “Beware that you do not forget the Lord your God” (Deut. 8:11).

If God has allowed you to enjoy material abundance, remind yourself where it came from. In fact, all of us, whether rich in this world’s goods or not, have much to be thankful for. Let’s heed the warning not to forget the Lord and praise Him for His abundant goodness.

I’d rather have Jesus than silver or gold,
I’d rather be His than have riches untold;
I’d rather have Jesus than anything
This world affords today.
—Rhea F. Miller. © Renewal 1950. Chancel Music.
Love the Giver more than the gifts!

Read: Deuteronomy 8:7-18

Beware that you do not forget the Lord your God. —Deuteronomy 8:11
Bible in a Year:
Psalms 23-25; Acts 21:18-40


4 posted on 07/18/2013 6:01:15 PM PDT by The Mayor (Honesty means never having to look over your shoulder.)
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To: Publius
WOO HOO Publius


5 posted on 07/18/2013 6:02:28 PM PDT by beachn4fun (You are either an American - or not!)
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To: beachn4fun
Thanks, beachy, for today's Fabulous FRiday Favorites: Sport


6 posted on 07/18/2013 6:04:23 PM PDT by Kathy in Alaska ((~RIP Brian...the Coast Guard lost a good one.~))
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To: The Mayor
Good evening Mayor ((HUGS))

thanks for the GOOD WORD


7 posted on 07/18/2013 6:05:03 PM PDT by beachn4fun (You are either an American - or not!)
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To: Kathy in Alaska
Good evening Ma ((HUGS))

What a cute graphic.


8 posted on 07/18/2013 6:07:02 PM PDT by beachn4fun (You are either an American - or not!)
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To: Kathy in Alaska

p.s. are you having a heat wave up there too?


9 posted on 07/18/2013 6:07:41 PM PDT by beachn4fun (You are either an American - or not!)
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To: beachn4fun; Kathy in Alaska








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"Riamh nár dhruid ó sbairn lann!"

Genuflectimus non ad principem sed ad Principem Pacis!

Listen, O isles, unto me; and hearken, ye people, from far; The LORD hath called me from the womb; from the bowels of my mother hath he made mention of my name. (Isaiah 49:1 KJV)

10 posted on 07/18/2013 6:08:43 PM PDT by ConorMacNessa (HM/2 USN, 3/5 Marines RVN 1969 - St. Michael the Archangel defend us in Battle!)
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To: beachn4fun

We have had internet slow issues all day, and as we’ve been trying to test the new system. We just got out of a meeting...go/no go is at 8am in the morning.

Keep your fingers crossed. There was not a single “go” in the whole room. Someone said it’s finally more stable and one of the higher ups said they had to take it down at least 2 times today. *sigh*

And the live date is August 2nd and we’ve had no training.

AND the worst issue....payroll, that would be my group, CANNOT print checks!


11 posted on 07/18/2013 6:08:43 PM PDT by Kathy in Alaska ((~RIP Brian...the Coast Guard lost a good one.~))
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To: The Mayor
If God has allowed you to enjoy material abundance, remind yourself where it came from.

We should always thank GOD for everything we receive. And acknowledge HIS gift. I even thank HIM for the green lights, going and coming from work when I'm in a hurry.

12 posted on 07/18/2013 6:10:13 PM PDT by beachn4fun (You are either an American - or not!)
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To: AZamericonnie; ConorMacNessa; Kathy in Alaska; MS.BEHAVIN; LUV W; left that other site
It’s time for the Seattle Chamber Music Festival! We have a concert scheduled for tomorrow. Thanks to the miracle of the Internet, you can hear the concerts live at the website of KING-FM. I’ll be providing programs and links to the concerts throughout the summer festival. On concert nights, I’ll introduce the musicians.

Camille Saint-Saens could write fine chamber music. In his later years he wrote a little trifle for mixed ensemble titled “The Carnival of the Animals”, which was first performed by his friends at a home concert. He refused to publish it, considering it beneath him. After his death it would be orchestrated, and Ogden Nash would write verses to go between the movements. The chamber version is rarely heard, but it will be performed at a special children’s concert of the Seattle Chamber Music Festival that will not be broadcast, unfortunately.

It starts with “Introduction and Royal March of the Lion”.
At 2:23, “Hens and Cocks”, a tip of the hat to Rameau.
At 3:12, “Wild Asses”. (No smutty jokes, please!)
At 4:10, “Tortoises”, a parody of Offenbach’s can-can from “Orpheus in Hades”, played very, very slowly.
At 6:38, “Elephants”, a Berlioz and Mendelssohn parody waltz scored for string bass and piano.
At 8:18, “Kangaroos”. This sets the table for one of Camille’s most famous short pieces.
At 9:25, “Aquarium”. This has been used in a number of movies, most notoriously in Terence Malick’s 1978 “Days of Heaven”, where Ennio Morricone used it throughout the film without giving credit to Saint-Saens. It’s eerie and absolutely haunting.
At 12:05, “Persons With Long Ears”, referring to music critics as asses. It’s a solo piece for two violins.
At 12:51, “The Cuckoo in the Depths of the Forest”. The piano sets up the clarinet for two notes played offstage.
At 15:37, “Aviary”. The flute does birdsongs with piano and string accompaniment.
At 17:11, “Pianists”. Two pianists play scales out of synch with each other. There is some great physical comedy in this video.
At 19:39, “Fossils”. The xylophone plays the bones of dinosaurs in a museum. In the middle of this, the piano quotes Mozart and the clarinet quotes Rossini.
At 21:23, “The Swan”, a piece for piano and cello that is his most famous work. It’s written for little ballerinas everywhere.
At 25:26, the Finale, where all the animals join in the fun.

Saint-Saens: “The Carnival of the Animals”

13 posted on 07/18/2013 6:10:40 PM PDT by Publius
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To: ConorMacNessa
Permission granted. Welcome aboard.

Good evening CMN ((HUGS))


14 posted on 07/18/2013 6:11:30 PM PDT by beachn4fun (You are either an American - or not!)
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To: Kathy in Alaska

LOL

sorry

but it sounds like a normal day


15 posted on 07/18/2013 6:12:33 PM PDT by beachn4fun (You are either an American - or not!)
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16 posted on 07/18/2013 6:19:38 PM PDT by Kathy in Alaska ((~RIP Brian...the Coast Guard lost a good one.~))
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To: beachn4fun

Yes we are....in the 70s today, down a little from the last few days.


17 posted on 07/18/2013 6:21:16 PM PDT by Kathy in Alaska ((~RIP Brian...the Coast Guard lost a good one.~))
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To: Kathy in Alaska

Good evening, Ma! Hope you are well!


18 posted on 07/18/2013 6:22:10 PM PDT by Colonel_Flagg (Army dad. And damned proud.)
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19 posted on 07/18/2013 6:22:28 PM PDT by Kathy in Alaska ((~RIP Brian...the Coast Guard lost a good one.~))
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To: Kathy in Alaska

My a/c is struggling to keep inside temps at 79!


20 posted on 07/18/2013 6:32:48 PM PDT by beachn4fun (You are either an American - or not!)
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To: Colonel_Flagg

Evening Colonel_Flagg


21 posted on 07/18/2013 6:33:28 PM PDT by beachn4fun (You are either an American - or not!)
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To: Publius

Good evening, Publius, and thanks for Rachmaninov’s The Star Spangled Banner.


22 posted on 07/18/2013 6:34:43 PM PDT by Kathy in Alaska ((~RIP Brian...the Coast Guard lost a good one.~))
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To: beachn4fun

Hello, Beachy! How are you?


23 posted on 07/18/2013 6:35:25 PM PDT by Colonel_Flagg (Army dad. And damned proud.)
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Hello Veterans, wherever you are!!


24 posted on 07/18/2013 6:36:01 PM PDT by Kathy in Alaska ((~RIP Brian...the Coast Guard lost a good one.~))
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To: Colonel_Flagg

I’m good. How’ve you been?


25 posted on 07/18/2013 6:36:33 PM PDT by beachn4fun (You are either an American - or not!)
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To: AZamericonnie; ConorMacNessa; Kathy in Alaska; MS.BEHAVIN; LUV W; left that other site
Camille Saint-Saens wrote a number of fine sonatas. This four-movement piece is one of his great crowd pleasers. The finale is a killer piece of music. I’ve seen violinist Scott Yoo play this a number of times at the Festival, and he’s done it so often he doesn’t use a score anymore. This recording is a classic from the Fifties, featuring Jascha Heifitz.

Saint-Saens: Sonata for Violin and Piano in D minor, Op. 75

26 posted on 07/18/2013 6:37:11 PM PDT by Publius
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To: The Mayor

Good evening, Mayor, and thank you for today’s sustenance for body and soul.


27 posted on 07/18/2013 6:38:12 PM PDT by Kathy in Alaska ((~RIP Brian...the Coast Guard lost a good one.~))
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To: Kathy in Alaska; All

Gong to try to cool off so I can sleep.
Hope everyone has a good weekend.
I'll see you all on Monday.

28 posted on 07/18/2013 6:42:16 PM PDT by beachn4fun (You are either an American - or not!)
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To: beachn4fun

As Steven Wright once said, “My goal is to live forever. So far, so good.”

:)


29 posted on 07/18/2013 6:43:01 PM PDT by Colonel_Flagg (Army dad. And damned proud.)
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To: beachn4fun




Good evening, Beachy!

***HUGS***



Great to see you this evening! Thanks very much for tonight’s Fabulous Friday Favorites thread!








> "Riamh nár dhruid ó sbairn lann!"

Genuflectimus non ad principem sed ad Principem Pacis!

Listen, O isles, unto me; and hearken, ye people, from far; The LORD hath called me from the womb; from the bowels of my mother hath he made mention of my name. (Isaiah 49:1 KJV)

30 posted on 07/18/2013 6:44:33 PM PDT by ConorMacNessa (HM/2 USN, 3/5 Marines RVN 1969 - St. Michael the Archangel defend us in Battle!)
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31 posted on 07/18/2013 6:51:24 PM PDT by Kathy in Alaska ((~RIP Brian...the Coast Guard lost a good one.~))
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To: beachn4fun

YIKES! Thankfully we don’t have the humidity.

I’m headed home...this snail pace internet is driving me crazy.


32 posted on 07/18/2013 6:55:17 PM PDT by Kathy in Alaska ((~RIP Brian...the Coast Guard lost a good one.~))
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To: AZamericonnie; ConorMacNessa; Kathy in Alaska; MS.BEHAVIN; LUV W; left that other site
Camille Saint-Saens, in the last year of his life, wrote sonatas for various woodwind instruments accompanied by piano. World War I had ended, millions had been slaughtered, music had been taken over by “barbarians”, and the proud tower of European civilization had crumbled. But you wouldn’t know it from his music. Camille was in total denial about what had happened, as was his German counterpart Max Bruch. War? What war?

This sonata for clarinet is one of the gems of the literature. There is an autumnal feeling to the first and third movements that is Camille’s only concession to the Great War and its aftermath.

Saint-Saens: Sonata for Clarinet and Piano in E-flat, Op. 167

33 posted on 07/18/2013 6:55:24 PM PDT by Publius
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To: Kathy in Alaska

Good evening, Kathy! *HUGS*


34 posted on 07/18/2013 7:04:04 PM PDT by laplata (Liberals don't get it. Their minds are diseased.)
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To: Publius

Heifetz was AMAZING.

Just WOW!


35 posted on 07/18/2013 7:05:04 PM PDT by left that other site (You Shall Know the Truth, and the Truth Shall Set You Free...John 8:32)
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To: Publius
Good evening, Maestro!

I am totally found out after your excoriation last night of the 4th Movement of the "Organ" Symphony! I agree intellectually with your critique of that movement, but I have to admit that I have delighted in it for many years. I have always recognized that it is a flawed work, and I have wondered what Ludwig would have done with that material.

I daresay he would have gotten it right.

But for all of its faults, I still get goosebumps during the initial exposition of the theme in that movement.

And on another note, my children were exposed to classical music through it. When they were much younger, they would shriek "PIG!!" every time they heard it.

Thanks very much for your work on Saint-Saens.





"A well regulated Militia, being necessary to the security of a free State, the right of the people to keep and bear Arms, shall not be infringed."

36 posted on 07/18/2013 7:05:20 PM PDT by ConorMacNessa (HM/2 USN, 3/5 Marines RVN 1969 - St. Michael the Archangel defend us in Battle!)
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To: left that other site

I’ve seen Scott Yoo and Joshua Bell do this sonata, and they are in the same league.


37 posted on 07/18/2013 7:05:58 PM PDT by Publius
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To: beachn4fun

I remember hot sunny days at Fenway Park watching the Red Sox.

Back-in-the-day, when Us Peasants could actually afford to go there.


38 posted on 07/18/2013 7:06:30 PM PDT by left that other site (You Shall Know the Truth, and the Truth Shall Set You Free...John 8:32)
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To: ConorMacNessa

Ludwig would have understood that the theme was too short for either sonata development or counterpoint, be it canon or fugue. He would have lengthened it, reshaped it and come up with a countersubject.


39 posted on 07/18/2013 7:08:31 PM PDT by Publius
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To: Publius

Oh yes. I agree.


40 posted on 07/18/2013 7:08:57 PM PDT by left that other site (You Shall Know the Truth, and the Truth Shall Set You Free...John 8:32)
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To: ConorMacNessa
Let me add one point. The initial statement of the theme with the two pianos works quite well. He just didn't know what to do with the theme after that.

George Miller understood that when he worked with the theme in "Babe". He knew how to make a short theme like that work for itself.

41 posted on 07/18/2013 7:12:24 PM PDT by Publius
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To: AZamericonnie; ConorMacNessa; Kathy in Alaska; MS.BEHAVIN; LUV W; left that other site
Camille Saint-Saens wrote this piece at age 40. The year 1875 was a banner year because of his marriage and the birth of his son. His wife, Marie-Laure, was his second choice, because the beautiful and busty Augusta Holmes decided she would rather be mistress to the great French composers of the era than be anyone’s wife. When Nicholai Rimsky-Korsakov came to town and saw Augusta at the Paris Exhibition of 1889, his evaluation went down in history. ”Tres decolletage!” That’s “Nice rack!” in French. Camille settled for second best.

The Quartet for Piano and Strings in B-flat, Op. 41, which we will hear tomorrow night, is in four movements, and it’s one of the great warhorses and crowd pleasers in the repertory.

The first movement , marked allegretto, meaning a slower pace than merely quick, is in sonata format, and the first subject in B-flat is breathtaking.
At 2:00, the second subject in F is just as beautiful.
At 3:00, development begins, and it sidles nicely between the major and minor modes.
At 5:00, the recap begins in a re-composed format, much like Brahms. As he works this theme up again, it even sounds like Brahms. Jo’s music had a lot of influence, even in France.
At 6:00, the second subject appears in the correct key of B-flat and sounds even more Brahmsian.
At 7:00, the coda winds it down and resolves the movement peacefully.

The second movement in G minor, marked andante maestoso ma con moto, which means “a majestic walking pace but keep it moving”, is a toccata and fugue, which points all the way back to Bach. Camille knew his Baroque music.

The third movement in D minor, marked poco allegro piu tosta moderato, is a rather nebulous “somewhat quick but a bit on the moderate side”. Rather than use scherzo format for his dance movement in 6/8, Camille opts for the more repetitive rondo format. He wraps it up quietly and prestissimo, which means “like a bat out of hell.”

Camille liked using a cyclic format, in which themes from previous movements find their places in the finale. This allegro (quick) movement, which starts in G minor, is written on a grand scale and is somewhat free-form. At 28:45 he executes a grand summation in B-flat where the themes from the first, second, third and fourth movements are layered over each other and worked up as a fugue. Make sure your seatbelts are fastened for the last two minutes!

Saint-Saens: Piano Quartet in B-flat, Op. 41

42 posted on 07/18/2013 7:16:36 PM PDT by Publius
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To: Publius

Sacre Bleu!


43 posted on 07/18/2013 7:20:03 PM PDT by left that other site (You Shall Know the Truth, and the Truth Shall Set You Free...John 8:32)
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To: beachn4fun; Kathy in Alaska

My favorite sport? I sum it up with what I expect to find in heaven: a warm sandy beach. Across the road behind the beach is the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. You can’t miss it. It’s right between Indiana University’s Assembly Hall and Wrigley Field.


44 posted on 07/18/2013 7:25:03 PM PDT by henkster (The 0bama regime isn't a train wreck, it's a B 17 raid on the rail yard.)
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To: y'all; beachn4fun; Kathy in Alaska; laurenmarlowe; MS.BEHAVIN; mylife; NYTexan; TASMANIANRED; ...

Oh, wow!!! The early bird is now a night owl
along with the rest of us! :)
Great thread, Beachy! (((hugs)))

45 posted on 07/18/2013 7:31:11 PM PDT by LUV W (All my heroes wear camos! Thank you David, Michael, Chris Txradioguy, JJ, CMS, & all of you!)
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To: LUV W

Lots of good wallerin’ music for you.


46 posted on 07/18/2013 7:31:42 PM PDT by Publius
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To: Publius
Sie haben den Nagel auf den Kopf geschlagen!





"A well regulated Militia, being necessary to the security of a free State, the right of the people to keep and bear Arms, shall not be infringed."

47 posted on 07/18/2013 7:32:28 PM PDT by ConorMacNessa (HM/2 USN, 3/5 Marines RVN 1969 - St. Michael the Archangel defend us in Battle!)
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To: Publius

Good job there! See ya tomorrow night at some point, I’m sure! :)


48 posted on 07/18/2013 7:33:31 PM PDT by LUV W (All my heroes wear camos! Thank you David, Michael, Chris Txradioguy, JJ, CMS, & all of you!)
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To: beachn4fun

Darn! I still missed ya! LOL!


49 posted on 07/18/2013 7:34:49 PM PDT by LUV W (All my heroes wear camos! Thank you David, Michael, Chris Txradioguy, JJ, CMS, & all of you!)
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To: LUV W

You can twirl in a series of ballet poses in “The Swan” when nobody’s looking.


50 posted on 07/18/2013 7:35:21 PM PDT by Publius
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