Music Nerding

Schubert, Symphony No.2 in B Flat Major, 4th Movement

Beethoven is the best orchestrator, but how do you explain this?

Offenbach

Kick!

Blind Faith

Bach Prelude & Fugue in A Minor (BWV 543)

Bach – pretty sure this is performed on the Flentrop Organ at Harvard:

Bach Sinfonia

This is probably my favorite piece of music – wish I could find the Moog version on YouTube, but it’s not there:

Falls apart a bit at the end, but bravissimo!

Don’t Roof-Rack Me, Bro

I can’t believe it took this long.

And the fact that it’s from the ultimate ’80s musician Devo just makes it all the better.

[iTunes]

[Dogs Against Romney]

Whip it Good

A recent New Yorker article made a reference to this video from 2010, which I missed the first time.

Ladies and gentlemen, performing Willow Smith’s “Whip My Hair,” is Jimmy Fallon as Neil Young, and Bruce Springsteen as….’70s Bruce Springsteen:

Bonus video: Fallon’s “Tebowie”: