Classical Corner Classical Music Corner (thread #63)

Discussion in 'Music Corner' started by George P, Nov 22, 2014.

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  1. sidewinder572

    sidewinder572 Forum Resident

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    That's the one I ordered
     
  2. john greenwood

    john greenwood Forum Resident

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    There's some Couperin available on Spotify. Couldn't find any Rameau. Don't recall about Scarlatti.
     
  3. john greenwood

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  4. John S

    John S Forum Resident

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    From what can be seen in the picture, she seems to be wearing some elegant platform shoes suitable for the "subdued sloshing" necessary for the pianist to get to the instrument. I would love to hear the program, but unfortunately I have not a bit of it, except for the Ravel (Casadesus).

    Did you see the concert John?
     
  5. John S

    John S Forum Resident

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    Speaking of the Grimaud recital, I remember Luciano Berio (and Cathy Berberian) being a hot topic back in my college days, but now almost nothing. I have nothing by him on my shelf...
     
  6. alankin1

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    Now playing:
    Sylvius Leopold WeissLute Works, Vol.1 — Lutz Kirchhof, baroque lute & theorbo lute (Vivarte / Sony Classical)

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  7. J.A.W.

    J.A.W. Music Addict

    Now: Dvořák: Symphony 7, Op.70; Elgar: Enigma Variations, Op.36 - Pierre Monteux/London Symphony Orchestra - Decca/Eloquence

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  8. john greenwood

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    I'm going a week from Sunday.

    By the way, judged purely as a concert event, I'm paying $45 to see one of today's leading pianists - that's not bad.
     
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  9. john greenwood

    john greenwood Forum Resident

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    The amount of lute music Weiss produced is astonishing.
     
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  10. Bachtoven

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    I'm a huge fan of hers, but this strikes me as extremely gimmicky. Maybe it was better in person.
     
  11. coopmv

    coopmv Newton 1/30/2001 - 8/31/2011

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    Is Dorian still in business? It has produced a number of excellent recordings over the years ...
     
  12. coopmv

    coopmv Newton 1/30/2001 - 8/31/2011

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    I love the performances of Cto No. 2, 4 and 6. There are few recordings out there that can surpass these performances, HIP or not ...
     
  13. coopmv

    coopmv Newton 1/30/2001 - 8/31/2011

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  14. john greenwood

    john greenwood Forum Resident

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    It's an art installation. Music is part of it. Hardly uncommon. Live performance by a major artist is considerably rarer.
     
  15. Ron Stone

    Ron Stone Offending Member

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    Now's a good time to buy used classical music CDs. I just purchased 20 Telarcs for $50 shipped! The shipping was way more than the discs themselves.
     
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  16. coopmv

    coopmv Newton 1/30/2001 - 8/31/2011

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    This should be an interesting conversation - which major artists whose live performance have we attended?
     
  17. bluemooze

    bluemooze Forum Resident

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    Dorian is no longer.
     
  18. john greenwood

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  19. J.A.W.

    J.A.W. Music Addict

    What a great conductor Monteux was. I'm really looking forward to the new big Monteux RCA box that's just come out here.
     
  20. Scott Wheeler

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    soloists? conductors? Orchestras? or all?
     
  21. Rne

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    Last week I bought this record. I'm a big Argerich fan, but I haven't had the chance to listen to it yet. Any thoughts a forum member could share with me?
     
  22. coopmv

    coopmv Newton 1/30/2001 - 8/31/2011

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    Who took over Dorian's catalog? Dorian was a bit player that its demise was not even widely known ...
     
  23. coopmv

    coopmv Newton 1/30/2001 - 8/31/2011

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    All of the above.
     
  24. coopmv

    coopmv Newton 1/30/2001 - 8/31/2011

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    IIRC, Neville Marriner studied conducting under Pierre Monteux somewhere in Maine, USA.
     
  25. bluemooze

    bluemooze Forum Resident

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    Sono Luminus?!?! :confused:
     
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