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 Post subject: Fire at Berlin Philharmonic
PostPosted: Tue May 20, 2008 2:13 pm 
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http://www.nytimes.com/reuters/world/international-germany-philharmonic-fire.html?_r=1&partner=rssnyt&emc=rss&oref=slogin

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Oh, that looks bad. I am glad nobody was hurt.

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i hope it's not a total loss ... they say that building had amazing acoustics ... i hoped one day to visit

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Me too. What a terrible thing to happen to such a great building.


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Oh no... such a great looking building... on fire?

I'm pretty sure that's where they recorded the recording I have of Mahler's 6th Symphony...

Hopefully everything will turn out okay in the end!

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