Daily Archives: 2011年11月20日

a bench to home

It rained, sometime very stormy, sometimes sunny. Busy weather. I toyed with the camera in the morning, taking some pictures of items around me. It was fun to see how it captures images. We went out in the afternoon to drop in a workshop and found unexpectedly a nice bench that fits our room. It was also not so expensive. I bought it to take it back to home.

We went out again, having placed the bench in the living. It started to rain heavily. Someone was talking about a rainbow and I went out of the shop to see it by myself. The rainbow was fading. The sky was slowly cleared up.

mandarin oranges picked up in our garden

we found a lovely bench in the workshop

the weather was unstable through the day

a clerk spotted out a rainbow

the sun was seen sometimes

played list

Alexander Scriabin
Sonata No. 2 in G sharp minor, Op. 19, ‘Sonata-Fantasy’
Sonata No. 3 in F sharp minor, Op. 23,
3. Andante and 4. Presto con fuoco

Franz Liszt
Mephisto-Walzer I in A Major, S. 514

Morris Ravel
Valses nobles et sentimentales in D major, Op. 61
No. 7 and No. 8

Miroirs, Op. 43
1. Noctuelles in D-flat Major
2. Oiseaux tristes in E-flat Minor
3. Une barque sur l’océa in F-sharp Minor
4. Alborada del gracioso in D Minor
5. La vallée des cloches in C-sharp Minor

Sergei Rachmaninoff
Sonata No. 2, Op. 36 (1913 Edition)

Ludwig van Beethoven
Piano Sonata No. 26 in E-flat Major, Op 81a, “Les Adieux”.

Frederic Chopin
24 Preludes, Op. 28


I felt Liszt’s Mephiso-Walzer is too straightforward today. I am fond
of Ravel’s wits and sarcasm. Beethoven is meditative and fits the mood
in the night. Chopin’s 24 preludes are of a reflective mood. They are