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The melody spins back and forth with whole and half steps, while the bass punctuates with its own march, requiring the pianist to pay particular heed to legato and staccato markings.
Art as Object 1958-1968." In June, the Los Angeles County Museum of Art punctuates it all with "Beyond Geometry: Experiments in Form 1940s-70s."
Watching [OR] is like taking a roller coaster ride, with each calm moment followed by a predictable storm of blinding light and thunderous bass--a barrage of sight and sound that dominates rather than punctuates the stage drama.