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Classical Notes: January 14, 2008 Archive

And the Beat Goes On

Posted at 8:37 PM on January 14, 2008 by John Birge (1 Comments)
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In which one hundred people, ages 1-100, beat on a drum.

The clip is part of a series of short films that assembles the people of Britain in a given order. In 3 minutes, we meet 100 different people who are arranged according to their age, starting from age 1.

This is strangely mesmerizing, and haunting:

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