DeafQuestion: If you could describe your favourite piece of symphony music, how would you do it?More Like This
"Describe music?" says Roderich. "I'll do my best..."
In the beginning, the adagio repeats, growing in intensity. It continues then fades, with subsequent variations of a second theme-"
Perhaps describing it in such technical terms is not the way to go about it."
After all, not everybody is so fortunate to know what that all means...especially if they lack the capability to hear it."
What are words like 'adagio' when you don't know what 'slow' sounds like?"
It is Werther who has lost Lotte; it is Faust who, in sheer despair, much watch the world's treasures disappear before his failing vision; it is a man on his deathbed who has much more to do on this Earth yet lacks the means to do it."
I expected as much from an incomplete piece."