Introduction


  

As soon as I found myself capable of formatting PowerPoint presentations, I imagined myself wholly rewarded if any of my files would reach at least one young person, that it would encourage curiosity in order to promote a good research of a theme, that it could influence the development of sensibility, contribute to the raise of the degree of esthetic demand or, yet, that it could reveal to him or her that classical music elevates and refines human attributes, sensuality included.
I should add that my paramount accomplishment will happen every time any of my works coincides with a starting point for a young man to be aware that, unlike what happens with the ephemeral pleasure of disassociated feeling or that which is chemically produced, the one generated by Aesthetics and good music will be more intensely enjoyed and much more satisfying.

   My greatest incentive to reach this purpose: five grandchildren – children of stepdaughter Isabela, of stepson Roberto and of my very special “daughter” Sylvia – whose cultural background my works can contribute, hoping that at proper age they understand that these are the best legacy I can provide to each one: Lukas, Giovanna, Giulia, Giorgia and Lorena.


Acknowledgements

      To all professionals and amateurs who registered on the Net through photographic images the creativity and beauty of Man and Nature, as well as to composers and performers of ineffable melodies that inspired me to choose background sounds to my works, I leave here consigned my deep gratitude for the opportunity to, through their works, generate vehicles other than that but with the same intention of  divulge Art, Culture and Beauty.

Delza Dias Ferreira
delzadfer@gmail.com



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