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WPC: Against the Odds


The glacier has recently come to the forefront of the international debate on global warming. The US Forest Service, which manages the Mendenhall Glacier, says “because glaciers are a product of climate, they respond to climate change.”The Mendenhall glacier has been in retreat since the end of the Little Ice Age in the 1700s. 283 altre parole

Photography

Ludovico Einaudi.

As Australia swelters and our PM sounding like a shrill desperado, Ludovico Einaudi’s beautiful piece is somehow soothing despite its grim reality background. A reality our politicians’ continue to ignore. 24 altre parole

Through the Looking Glass - Sharing a Memory with Dad

Today is the composer Philip Glass’ 80th birthday, and I have been listening to his music all afternoon.

My dad loved Glass’ music way back in the 1970’s, but I couldn’t quite get into it at that time.   632 altre parole

LUDOVICO EINAUDI - Playing To An Audience Of One Seal In The Arctic

Italian composer Ludovico Einaudi discusses his dislike of Wagner, love of AC/DC and playing on a floating platform in the Arctic Ocean with Rip Nicholson. 498 altre parole

International

Clepsydra Elegy - champagnewhisky

Reblogged from Paula Read at champagnewhisky:

It should come as no surprise that one of the earliest tools humans used to tell time was water. After all, it’s what we are, what we need to live. 153 altre parole

Earth

Something special!

This was indeed something very special when the Greenpeace ship carried renowned pianist Ludovico Einaudi, and the grand piano and a floating wooden platform made up to look like a glacier to the Arctic. 22 altre parole

Music And Performances

Ludovico Einaudi, Oh, The Feels...

Ludovico Einaudi, pianist/composer extraordinaire!  He can evoke feelings from a wood and metal piano so beautiful it makes you cry.  Music has always had a very strong effect on me, I guess being a dancer has a lot to do with that.   35 altre parole

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