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I find the story a bit too melodramatic, with its misunderstood artist on his deathbed surrounded by bourgeois blockheads. (The Fredösphere) Regarding Menotti's The Unicorn, the Gorgon and the Manticore.
So to write the Oxford History of Western Music on Twitter would require 579,360 Tweets (4,080 X 142). (Deceptively Simple)
Whoa, 99 "essential" classical music songs on mp3 for only $7.99 at Amazon. (kottke.org) Barber's Adagio at #43. I don't see any equivalent CD.