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First and foremost as a way of using language

Weird Al Yankovic – White and Nerdy Live Mary Bucholtz, a linguist at the University of California, Santa Barbara, has been working on the question for the last 12 years. She has gone to high schools and colleges, mainly in California, and asked students from different crowds to think about the idea of nerdiness and […]

Whats yr take on Monteverdi?

[…] However, which works of classical music are worthy of our precious time? What repertoire is considered the foundation of every classical music library? For the beginning music appreciation student, the endless choices might seem daunting. What follows is a recommended list of the classical music giants and their most enlightening and ethereal repertoire in […]