Once the students of the composer Anatoly Lyadov decided to play a trick on their Professor and wrote him a Fugue on a theme consisting of the notes “b flat, e, d, g sharp, La, to, and FA”. Lyadov guessed that this melody has hidden a verbal phrase, and then laughed along with his disciples, because the phrase is read as “Beware Lyadov”. How to encrypt notes in the message? Who invented to designate notes letters? And what secret was the signature of Bach, Schumann and Shostakovich? About this new edition of “Cactus” with Alexey Skanavi.

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