I was a violin player in my younger years, perhaps not appreciating the beauty and sound of the instrument as much then as I do now and extended to all string instruments in particular.
Also in music lessons at school we studied Saint-Saëns, The Carnival of Animals. The almost haunting melody of the swan described as slowly gliding around his territory, aloof and alone was my favourite part.
So, today I give you both:
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