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Also Sprach Zarathustra (Thus Spoke Zoroaster), Tone Poem For Orchestra, Op. 30 (Trv 176): Also Sprach Zarathustra (Thus Spoke Zoroaster), Tone Poem For Orchestra, Op. 30 (Trv 176)

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a 20th century film score
a strongly dramatic aesthetic
a supremely inspired melody
a compelling intensity
an overall compositional virtuosity
a majestic feeling
a joyful feeling
a strong rhythmic feeling
an acclaimed work
a well-known composer
a Romantic-Era style
a large orchestra
timpani
tonal harmony
a walking pace tempo

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Comments

Thanks for the education Joe Schenk
I put Richard Strauss up there as my favorite composer, along with Carl Orff and Richard Wagner.
It's just amazing how a standard trumpet can go that high. Wow It's...amazi n g . and no it's not a piccolo trumpet!!!
So much suspense is building!
lkgrebnel
What's not to love about Richard Strauss??
Really cool song
Is there anyone out there who doesn't break into a grin upon hearing this?
Zoroaster, also known as Zarathustra, was the prophet and founder of Zoroastriani s m Though he is often mentioned as a Persian, his birthplace is uncertain. It is now widely thought that he was born in the eastern part of the Iranian Plateau.
'An acclaimed work'
--that is all.
hans.lain I completely agree. Its also a good track to listen to as you (somehow) mangage to get out of bed.
darthbill09
This song makes me think of the triumphs of mankind.
hans.lain
Solid track to play as my coffee maker finishes brewing the first pot of the day.
I love how even the Pandora attributes say this is awesome.
there is something about this particular music that makes me want to blast it as loud as possible :P
Thanks youtube, now all I think about is the squirrel when I hear this theme! Classic.
That rocked.
Kwaaah kwaaaah kwaaaaaaaah!
Dumdumdumdum dum dum DUM!
"If you break a hole in the timpani, we'll buy you a new one." :P
Simply epic music.
TIMPANI!
bum... bummm... bum!!! BUM BUM!!!!!! (bum bum bum bum bum) epic.
octetindflat
triumph itself speaks.
Triumph all in one song!
this was in wall e when the pilot stood up for the first time. hilarious
Victory...
Love that song!
classic.
finsyb
Might note that this work is on the "Science Fiction" album because this was used as the theme song of the 1968 film "2001: A Space Oddessy", based on the Arthur C. Clark science fiction novel of the same name.
andrewfish4
awsome

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