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String Theory by Ronald Wallace | Thursday, June 23, 2016 | The Writer's Almanac with Garrison Keillor

June 23rd, 2016

Episode 625 of 782 episodes

I have to believe a Beethoven string quartet is not unlike the elliptical music of gossip: one violin excited to pass its small story along to the next violin and the next until, finally, come full circle, the whole conversation is changed. And I have to believe such music is at work at the deep... Read more »

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