Title: Chief
Michael Nyman, St. Paul's Cathedinal Choir - Eight Melodies
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nintendocompositions:

Mother | Eight Melodies

A moving arrangement by Michael Nyman, performed by St. Paul’s Cathedral Choir. 

Drinking and Crossing: The Rise of Hugger (x)

shining-magically:

Just some quick unedited shots of the Maelstrom and Spirit of Norway closing.

 - The first recording of human voice
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badgorlbribri:

On 9th March 2008, historians have found what they believe is the first recording of a human voice. Predating Thomas Edison’s first phonograph recording of 1877. The “phonautograph”, created by etching soot-covered paper by Parisian inventor Edouard-Leon Scott de Martinville, was played by US scientists using a “virtual stylus” to read the lines. The recording was initially believed to be the voice of a woman or adolescent, but further research in 2009 suggested the playback speed had been too high and that it was actually the voice of Scott himself. This is the original recording.