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Fratres is a composition by the Estonian composer Arvo Pärt, existing in versions for a wide variety of instrumentations and exemplifying Pärt's tintinnabuli style of composition. Structurally, the piece consists of a set of eight or nine chord sequences, separated by a recurring percussion motif. The chord sequences themselves follow a clear pattern, and while the progressing chords explore a rich harmonic space, they nevertheless appear to have been generated by means of a simple formula. The first version for… read more

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  • Recuerdo Fratres en vivo en la sala de conciertos. Era como toda mi vida concentrada en ese momento. Era como estar en el lugar más importante del universo, ahí, justo ahí.
  • great..♦
  • 10 minutes gone, just like *that*.
  • Гениальный композитор!!!
  • so lovely and moving
  • voll schön
  • listening to the 12 cellists version for the first time. excellent. a transcendent composition.
  • Mysteriously powerful
  • my new favorite modern composer
  • there will be BLOOD-D-D-D-D

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