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Spiegel Im Spiegel

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Edited by Richard Walker, Tuesday, 19 May 2015, 02:32

About five years ago, when traveling, I first heard "Spiegel im Spieigel". Perhaps you will know it but I didn't then.

Back home I learned it is by Arvo Pärt, a composer from Estonia. It is a minimalist piece, for solo piano and violin. Its peace and tranquility have made it famous. I listen to it most days.

It was featured in BBC 4 Radio program "Download this audio clip.Audio player: p02qhsdc.mp3

". I find the episode very moving.


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