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7 November 2016, 12:38 | Updated: 7 November 2016, 13:58
Visualisations of classical music are nothing new thanks to dedicated enthusiasts, but this new visualisation of Saint-Saëns’ ‘Danse Macabre’ is particularly satisfying.
Take a seminal orchestral piece and turn it into something visually stunning - that’s the thinking behind this gorgeous piece of musical storytelling:
It adds fantastic context to moments in Saint-Saëns’ classic work, especially the iconic opening violin solo with its angular harmonies:
And here's a handy explainer about what the piece itself is all about:
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