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#398533 - 03/01/05 01:49 PM WTC fugue subject lyrics
jazzyd Offline
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If you\'re anything like me, commiserations, but you might enjoy these.

The language may be a little antiquated, but the sentiments seem clear enough, such as "To play these fugues through is real jam" and "I'd like to punch his head, if he gives me any more of his bally cheek."

Try singing them; it's "real jam".


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#398534 - 03/01/05 02:24 PM Re: WTC fugue subject lyrics
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#398535 - 03/01/05 08:51 PM Re: WTC fugue subject lyrics
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Those are priceless! I'd love to hear a vocal ensemble undertake the WTC with those lyrics.
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