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John Tavener

Sir John Tavener – 28th January 1944 – 12th November – 2013

Sir John Tavener the contemporary classical composer has died. Links here to two obituaries fr0m The Independent and The Guardian. http://www.independent.co.uk/news/obituaries/john-tavener-musician-whose-work-was-informed-by-the-spiritual-fulfilment-he-found-in-the-russian-orthodox-church-8936287.html http://www.theguardian.com/music/2013/nov/12/composer-john-tavener-dies To listen to his music and for some more information on this great man go to the In Deep Music Archive post here: http://indeepmusicarchive.net/wp-admin/post.php?post=4122&action=edit&message=10    

Lou Reed & Laurie Andersen in the park

Laurie Andersen’s Farewell To Lou Reed In Rolling Stone Magazine.

Laurie Andersen has written a farewell to her husband Lou Reed in Rolling Stone magazine. A wonderful moving tribute to the man from the woman that loved him – the woman that was with him when he died. http://www.rollingstone.com/music/news/laurie-andersons-farewell-to-lou-reed-a-rolling-stone-exclusive-20131106 http://www.rollingstone.com/music/news/laurie-andersons-farewell-to-lou-reed-a-rolling-stone-exclusive-20131106?page=2 Thanks to whtsqr for forwarding the link.

Albert Camus 1951

Albert Camus – Quote Me On That

“a man’s work is nothing but this slow trek to rediscover, through the detours of art, those two or three great and simple images in whose presence his heart first opened” Albert Camus, French Algerian Writer, Nobel prize winner in 1957, philosopher and goalkeeper. He published just 3 fictional novels in his lifetime: The Outsider 1942 […]