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Redditor messed around and got a classical triple double

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If:
  1. you have a passing interest in the game of basketball;
  2. you see remarkable parallels between the careers of Hakeem Olajuwan and Franz Liszt, Paganini and Dominique Wilkins;
  3. you enjoy weird write-ups some readers and editors would have zero faith in, at least at the outset;
then this post is definitely for you:
“The Definitive Guide of Comparing NBA Players to Classical Composers”
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Classical music and fashion go hand-in-elbow-length-glove


The lighting is dusky and subdued. The clothes and staging are straight out of a BBC period drama. The audience chatters and cameras click with a rapidity that would be distracting were it not for the triumphant, churning Reliquary by British composer Ilan Eshkeri.

This is classical music in the 21st century: the soundtrack to a Burberry showReliquary is carefully, calculatedly dramatic. There’s no slack and certainly no dourness in the chamber piece. There is, after all, something to be sold here.