Visiting Cultural Life In Paris I - 11/22/13

Frédéric François Chopin was a romantic-era Polish composer.
A child prodigy, Chopin grew up in Warsaw.

The Palais Garnier is a 1,979-seat Opera House,
which was built from 1861 to 1875 for the Paris Opera.
Palais Garnier

What is being shown on Great Performances tonight, like it or not, is a step into the future.
---The Orchestra: Classical goes video, by Joseph McLellan, the Washington Post
Great Performances

Adam and Eve, according to the creation myth of Abrahamic religions,
were the first man and woman.
Adam and Eve

Story - An account of past events in someone's life
or in the evolution of something.

Theater - Dramatic literature or its performance; Drama.

Some of us think holding on makes us strong; but sometimes it is letting go. ---Hermann Hesse
Letting go

If you want to make someone feel emotion, you have to make them let go.
Listening to something is an act of surrender. ---Brian Eno
Brian Eno

Harriet is releasing herself to the music.
G. Lucas Crane

Nicholas is releasing himself too.
Joe Ahearn

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