Welcome to the TAN, the infamous Thread About Nothing, Toccata and Fugue In D Minor edition. This may well be the greatest piece of music ever written, produced by the greatest composer who ever lived. In the infancy of Baroque music, out of whole cloth Bach somehow manages to presage virtually everything that happens in music for the next 150 years, from Baroque to Classical to Romantic. It is an absolutely amazing piece utterly unlike anything any of his contemporaries were producing.
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And now, Toccata and Fugue in D Minor. A musical miracle.
BBC Proms 2010 - Bach Day 1 - Toccata and fugue in d minor bwv 565 (via cheesehoven)