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JAIMIE VERNON – ‘BACKBEAT: The Birth of The Beatles’

Posted in Opinion with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on August 4, 2012 by segarini

We live in a very unique time. Pop culture is such a big part of our everyday existence that we are able to watch a rare breed of genius rise and zenith in real time. It’s hard to imagine being there when Bach or Beethoven performed their most celebrated Sonatas and Symphonies for the first. It is so long ago that their stories and their music seem like stuff of myth – we don’t even have recordings…just modern interpretations from the sheet music they left behind.

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