Observations, articles, opinions etc. in Dutch and English. The author, Bert de Bruin (Yonathan Dror Bar-On), is a Dutch-Jewish historian, who has specialized in modern Jewish history and in the history of the Middle East, and who in 1995 emigrated from the Netherlands to Israel. He wrote one book (2008), and edited another (2011), both in Dutch. For feedback please post a comment, or send this blog's author an email: (hisdutchname)atyahoodotcom
Saturday, October 31, 2009
Giacomo Puccini - Preludio Sinfonico
No Israeli song this week, sorry. One of the five CDs that are playing in my stereo these days is this beauty. In the above YouTube video you can hear the first composition on the disc, a masterpiece - well, at least I think it is, I listen to it over and over again - by Giacomo Puccini.