I'm not cultured enough for opera, I'm afraid. I love chamber music, though. Bartjeej...here's a light-hearted version of one of the movements from the "Four Seasons".
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i've been listening to the four seasons for a bit now, started at spring and am now at winter. found summer a bit easy to just tune out and stop listening attentively, there're some exciting parts but also some pretty boring parts. i found spring and fall more consistently playful