A blog dedicated to the 1985 Merchant Ivory film: A Room with a View. Aiming to capture the beautiful subtleties of the actors' performances, share the music and show the best of the scenery (and costumes). This is a fledgling blog and a willing fellow ARWAVian as co-author would be greatly appreciated.
Rupert Graves, ladies and gentlemen! Is there anything that man can’t do? (And as a pianist, I can confirm that he is genuinely playing, no stunt double for Rupert!)
(Strike the concertina’s melancholy string Blow the spirit-stirring harp like anything Let the piano’s martial blast Rouse the echoes of the past They played their next sonata, let me see Medulla oblongata, key of G… However, we’re in E flat. - Wasn’t it any good? - It’s lovely, dear. Then they began to sing That extremely lovely thing Scherzando ma non troppo, P, P, P Scherzando ma non troppo, P, P, P)