Friday, October 09, 2009
Play it again Sam
"... his campaign had given legitimacy to the cause of peace" - from the notes for Naxos' recording of Arnold Rosner's Fifth Symphony. In his notes the composer was referring to Democrat George McGovern's unsuccessful campaign against Richard Nixon in the 1972 presidential election.
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