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{ Monthly Archives } February 2010

This is a test

This is a test

It doesn’t hurt that she’s hot, either

Pretty damn funny.


Ed Driscoll pointed this out. It’s the title and end-credits music from the original Taking of Pelham One-Two-Three, and it’s an example of Arnold Schoenberg’s twelve-tone technique.  This is sometimes called serialism but the serialists do lots of other weird stuff that I don’t hear in this. Schoenberg’s idea was to get away from the […]