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Classical Music Highlight: He’s So Dreamy!

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He wasn't just a composer...he was a charmer! Reynaldo Hahn was playing the role of the flirt as he sat at the piano in a salon filled with swooning women, cigarette dangling from his lips, singing along with his own playing. Today on Afternoon Classics, one of the pieces he used to charm the ladies – “The Ball of Beatrice d’Este.”