The Google doodle today is both hypnotic and utterly beautiful. Check it out if you want to hear one of the greatest musical compositions ever created (albeit an edited version) and see an amazing animation to go along with it.

But it’s for today only — August 22, 2013:

Okay, if you missed the date, it was an animation that played “Claire de Lune,” a heartachingly gorgeous piece of music, probably the greatest ever written for piano, to celebrate the 151st anniversary of the birth of composer Claude Debussey.

Read more about it here.

And even though you missed the animation, hear the full piece here. (And I refuse to let the movie Twilight ruin it for me.)

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