Eric Cheng

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Mozart's String Quartet in Eb K.428

Today is random Eric-vignette day! iTunes has just started playing the second movement of Mozart's String Quartet in E-flat Major, K.428 (Andante con moto ). It always reminds me of Kilimanjaro; the walking bass line is what kept me sane during pretty much the entire climb. During particularly boring moments, I hummed one note under my breath for every step I took. The reason it was so embedded in my head was that we had just played it at a housewarming party a couple weeks prior...