You reach a certain age.
Waking up one morning, you hear news that’s both unsurprising and unbelievable: a Cubs radio broadcaster who’s been around forever died.
Later in the day you find yourself wondering: “When I die, what music should I have at the funeral?”
replay: a clip too good for just one day
If God plays a musical instrument, I bet it’s the cello.
Bach, Suite No. 5 in C minor for Unaccompanied Cello, 4th Movement (Sarabande)
Mstislav Rostropovich, live
Mischa Maisky, live
Want more of Bach’s cello music? Here.
(Originally posted on 10/21/10.)