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symphony
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Childhood's End
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  • Incidentally we’ve got a very fine symphony orchestra-probably among the world’s half-dozen best.
  • When he was not performing himself, he played tapes of the great symphonies and concertos, so that the villa was never silent.
  • The Inspector came through the symphony concert with flying colours, which was a good deal more than could be said for many human members of the audience.
  • The only concession to popular taste bad been Stravinsky’s "Symphony of Psalms": the rest of the programme was aggressively modernistic.

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  • We heard the Vienna Symphony.
  • The Seasons are what a symphony ought to be: four perfect movements in harmony with each other.
    Arthur Rubenstein (of Vivaldi’s Four Seasons)

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