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Old 02-26-2017, 03:03 PM
jayjay jayjay is offline
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Originally Posted by JoseB View Post
I will be the first to share a composition that terrifies the bejeezus out of me: "Threnody for the victims of Hiroshima", by Penderecki. Hell in the form of sound, using nothing but strings.

Enjoy! (For certain values of "enjoy", that is). Here is the link:
This. Absolutely. When the instructor played this for an Intro To Music History class, it was possibly the single most disturbing piece of instrumental music I'd ever heard and still is.