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A Halloween Ditty

Hamlet

Years ago I wrote a little Halloween ditty.  It was just a quick hack job, but it came out OK.    Of course, in best Liszt tradition, I incorporated the Dies irae.  Shortly after I wrote it I wrote the first movement of a sonata that used a similar theme.  I now have a hard time listening to this because it sounds like a ghost of the much better piece.  Here is the original Halloween music: Continue reading