quinta-feira, 1 de outubro de 2015
No dia mundial da música
Anne Vallayer-Coster, Retrato de uma violinista (1773, © MutualArt.com)
"It was magnificent," he said, as he took his seat. "Do you remember what Darwin says about music? He claims that the power of producing and appreciating it existed among the human race long before the power of speech was arrived at. Perhaps that is why we are so subtly influenced by it. There are vague memories in our souls of those misty centuries when the world was in its childhood."
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, A Study in Scarlet
Anne Vallayer-Coster, Atributos da música (1770)
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