Triumphal March

 

Something for the weekend.  The Triumphal March from Aida, by Giuseppe Verdi. A play written in 1971 and set in the Old Kingdom of Egypt, the first part of the March has always struck me as the passing of History set to music.

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  1. The beginning of my husband’s and my married “history”. I chose it for our wedding march almost 57 years ago! My mother, the church organist, was at first reluctant…”It’s so pagan…” But so is Mendelssohn’s.

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