I am planning to do some more posts on the Shostakovich string quartets and symphonies as well as a lot more on music aesthetics. This latter can range all the way from making fun of some of the pretensions of pop music to evaluations of classical composers--and vice versa!
I hope to garner more intelligent and informative comments in the future as I have in the past.
But apart from that, I don't have much else to say. I will make more of a fuss about my 1000th post! I'm sure there will be champagne or the musical equivalent. In the meantime, here is the Champagne Polka by Johann Strauss: