Wikipedia:Goings-on/August 24, 2008

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Goings-on in the week starting Sunday, August 24, 2008

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Statement by the President in his Address to the Nation, September 11, 2001
Chamberlain war declaration
Papua New Guinean ujangong mask dance
1860 - Au Clair de la Lune
Margaret Woodrow Wilson - The Star-Spangled Banner

Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 14 in C sharp minor Op. 27 No. 2 - Moonlight

1st Movement: Adagio sostenuto
2nd Movement: Allegretto
3rd Movement:Presto agitato


Antonio Vivaldi: The Four Seasons (Le quattro stagioni). Performed by the Wichita State University Chamber Players; violin, John Harrison

Concerto No. 1 in E major, Op. 8, RV 269, "La primavera" (Spring) (Image:01 - Vivaldi Spring mvt 1 Allegro - John Harrison violin.ogg was already a featured sound)

Spring, 2: Largo
Spring, 3: Allegro

Concerto No. 2 in G minor, Op. 8, RV 315, "L'estate" (Summer)

Summer, 1: Allegro non molto
Summer, 2: Adagio
Summer, 3: Presto

Concerto No. 3 in F major, Op. 8, RV 293, "L'autunno" (Autumn)

Autumn, 1: Allegro
Autumn, 2: Adagio molto
Autumn, 3: Allegro

Concerto No. 4 in F minor, Op. 8, RV 297, "L'inverno" (Winter)

Winter, 1: Allegro non molto
Vivaldi Winter, 2: Largo
Winter, 3: Allegro


Franz Schubert's Impromptu in B flat (D. 935/3; Op. 142 No. 3)

Theme:Andante
Variation I
Variation II
Variation III
Variations IV through VI

A combined version is also available:

Complete version: Theme and Variations I through VI


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