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by david johnson
Mon Sep 24, 2018 5:19 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Another Woman Charges Kavanaugh
Replies: 24
Views: 368

Re: Another Woman Charges Kavanaugh

Belle speaks truth.
by david johnson
Tue Sep 18, 2018 3:47 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: Two NY Phil players dismissed for unspecified misconduct
Replies: 6
Views: 234

Re: Two NY Phil players dismissed for unspecified misconduct

Muckey wed one of the NYPO string players a couple of years ago.
by david johnson
Mon Sep 17, 2018 5:09 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Professor Christine Blasey Ford speaks out about alleged sexual assault by Brett Kavanaugh
Replies: 33
Views: 701

Re: Professor Christine Blasey Ford speaks out about alleged sexual assault by Brett Kavanaugh

Hil? Her, too. The further left or right the tale comes from, the less true it is. :lol:
by david johnson
Fri Aug 31, 2018 4:05 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: For Trekkers only
Replies: 2
Views: 320

Re: For Trekkers only

Not everyone does, but I enjoy "Enterprise" more that TNG.
by david johnson
Fri Aug 17, 2018 5:15 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: About pronouncing "steen" or "stine" ...
Replies: 25
Views: 1747

Re: About pronouncing "steen" or "stine" ...

I will go with how the name's wearer prefers. If not available, it's my bad luck.
by david johnson
Fri Aug 10, 2018 5:25 am
Forum: Films & Movies & Their Music
Topic: Oscars to Add "Popular Film" Category
Replies: 6
Views: 509

Re: Oscars to Add "Popular Film" Category

I have not watched an Oscars ceremony in many years. It became tedious rather than entertaining. Maybe a new category will help.
by david johnson
Sun Aug 05, 2018 5:01 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: No single birthplace for modern humans, scientists now say
Replies: 10
Views: 1020

Re: No single birthplace for modern humans, scientists now say

It's the 'point of proof' that you use. The immeasurable can not be measured. I hope you someday believe.
by david johnson
Sat Aug 04, 2018 4:35 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: The Stars and Stripes Forever
Replies: 3
Views: 398

Re: The Stars and Stripes Forever

I looked up their 'address'. I had a friend who auditioned but did not make it, and one who did. I was in the 106th for a while.
by david johnson
Sat Aug 04, 2018 4:31 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: No single birthplace for modern humans, scientists now say
Replies: 10
Views: 1020

Re: No single birthplace for modern humans, scientists now say

notice the wink in my statement...of course I was joking. However, God exists and I am a believer. No wink.
by david johnson
Fri Aug 03, 2018 4:21 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: The Stars and Stripes Forever
Replies: 3
Views: 398

Re: The Stars and Stripes Forever

That's the Field Band from Ft. Meade. They are the tour band.
by david johnson
Sat Jul 28, 2018 4:16 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: Cleveland Orch. suspends concertmaster William Preucil 1 day after WAPO reports on sex abuse in classical music
Replies: 17
Views: 1204

Re: Cleveland Orch. suspends concertmaster William Preucil 1 day after WAPO reports on sex abuse in classical music

A rough kick in the crotch is what they need. However, I do not understand how there can be a statute of limitations for some crimes but not one for allegations. How does that work?
by david johnson
Sat Jul 14, 2018 4:28 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: No single birthplace for modern humans, scientists now say
Replies: 10
Views: 1020

Re: No single birthplace for modern humans, scientists now say

That "Ancient Aliens" tv show has a lot to say about this topic ... ;)
by david johnson
Sat Jun 23, 2018 5:20 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: Brandon Ridenour, first-class trumpeter
Replies: 8
Views: 3168

Re: Brandon Ridenour, first-class trumpeter

You guys have mentioned some greats, for sure. Lance, I studied out of the Williams Scales book in college. I seem to remember he also had a transposition method book.
by david johnson
Mon Jun 11, 2018 4:03 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: A loved one is severely depressed: how to help
Replies: 5
Views: 4076

Re: A loved one is severely depressed: how to help

Good points, for sure. A former student of mine has a struggle with this and did considering ending it all. Things have improved some now.
by david johnson
Fri Jun 08, 2018 4:52 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: Happy Birthday, Lance!
Replies: 8
Views: 4851

Re: Happy Birthday, Lance!

A birthday? Hooray for you :)
by david johnson
Thu May 31, 2018 4:30 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Roseanne tweet prompts ABC to re-run Terminator II
Replies: 11
Views: 4310

Re: Rosanne tweet prompts ABC to re-run Terminator II

“ISLAM is not a RACE, lefties. Islam includes EVERY RACE of people.” this is true. You appear to have somewhat missed the point of the ad hominem remark Roseanne Barr aimed at Valerie Jarrett — her alluding to Planet of the Apes was the racist part of the tweet, whereas referring to the Muslim Brot...
by david johnson
Wed May 30, 2018 5:13 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Roseanne tweet prompts ABC to re-run Terminator II
Replies: 11
Views: 4310

Re: Rosanne tweet prompts ABC to re-run Terminator II

“ISLAM is not a RACE, lefties. Islam includes EVERY RACE of people.” this is true.
by david johnson
Thu May 17, 2018 3:33 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: What I listened to today
Replies: 509
Views: 131640

Re: What I listened to today

This morning: Beethoven/Piano Sonata #1/Kempff
by david johnson
Sat May 12, 2018 4:50 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: Bernstein movies coming
Replies: 4
Views: 1054

Re: Bernstein movies coming

One biopic. One movie named "Spotlight". The names I noticed are Bradley Cooper and Jake.
by david johnson
Fri May 11, 2018 5:17 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: Bernstein movies coming
Replies: 4
Views: 1054

Bernstein movies coming

ABC mentioned two movies about Leonard Bernstein are on the way.
by david johnson
Wed May 09, 2018 3:50 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: Barenboim's Beethoven's 5 Piano Concertos with Klemperer
Replies: 4
Views: 965

Re: Barenboim's Beethoven's 5 Piano Concertos with Klemperer

I have his set and the one by Backhaus/Schmidt-Isserstedt. I got the Barenboim because they came with the Klemperer/Beethoven symphony box. I enjoy it, but I do not listen to it often.
by david johnson
Sun May 06, 2018 4:29 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: Some insight on Leinsdorf - through interviews
Replies: 35
Views: 4917

Re: Some insight on Leinsdorf - through interviews

For all of you who do not like Erich: please send to me all of those wretched recordings you have of him. It's only through my great concern for your ears that I make this noble offer :wink:
by david johnson
Wed May 02, 2018 4:17 am
Forum: Films & Movies & Their Music
Topic: BFI Top 100 British films
Replies: 7
Views: 3139

Re: BFI Top 100 British films

Hey, "Brassed Off" is on there :) A flick about brass band stuff.
by david johnson
Tue May 01, 2018 4:01 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: What I listened to today
Replies: 509
Views: 131640

Re: What I listened to today

for May 1: Schubert/Impromptus/Krystian Zimmerman
by david johnson
Mon Apr 23, 2018 3:43 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: What I listened to today
Replies: 509
Views: 131640

Re: What I listened to today

This Monday begins with: Copland, Appalachian Spring/Copland/BSO/RCA
by david johnson
Thu Apr 19, 2018 3:37 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: What I listened to today
Replies: 509
Views: 131640

Re: What I listened to today

I am now on the final cd of the EMI/Bruckner Symphonies box/Jochum/Dresden. Really good!
by david johnson
Fri Apr 13, 2018 3:00 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Patsy Cline's memory lives on!
Replies: 1
Views: 1036

Re: Patsy Cline's memory lives on!

I grew up hearing Patsy Cline on the radio. She was a master at her style. I often had high school students who worked hard to do some Patsy songs.
by david johnson
Thu Apr 12, 2018 3:36 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: What I listened to today
Replies: 509
Views: 131640

Re: What I listened to today

Thursday concludes the Vox 2-cd box, Debussy Complete Orchestral Works Vol. 1/Louis de Froment/Orchestra of Radio Luxembourg. Very enjoyable.
by david johnson
Sat Apr 07, 2018 3:56 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: What I listened to today
Replies: 509
Views: 131640

Re: What I listened to today

Saturday early: Shostakovich Sym 5/Maazel/Cleveland. Reblem, I, too, had some Maxim Shostakovich leading his dad's music and found it very fine.
by david johnson
Wed Apr 04, 2018 3:24 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: What I listened to today
Replies: 509
Views: 131640

Re: What I listened to today

April 4 begins with: Haydn Syms. 94 & 101/Monteux/VPO
by david johnson
Mon Apr 02, 2018 3:56 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: What I listened to today
Replies: 509
Views: 131640

Re: What I listened to today

Monday begins with: Mozart sym 35, 40, & 41/Szell/Cleveland
by david johnson
Sat Mar 31, 2018 3:46 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: What I listened to today
Replies: 509
Views: 131640

Re: What I listened to today

This morning I am finishing a DG2CD collection on Mozart symphonies with Fricsay/various orchestras.
by david johnson
Thu Mar 29, 2018 3:37 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: What I listened to today
Replies: 509
Views: 131640

Re: What I listened to today

I'm listening to: Mozart/London Serenades/Camerata Bern/Novalis
by david johnson
Mon Mar 26, 2018 4:12 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: What I listened to today
Replies: 509
Views: 131640

Re: What I listened to today

This morning: Sound the Trumpet! - English Ceremonial Music for Trumpet, Organ and Percussion. Edward Carroll/William Neil/Newport Classic
by david johnson
Sat Mar 24, 2018 3:46 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: Another conductor: Günter Wand
Replies: 20
Views: 3054

Re: Another conductor: Günter Wand

He is represented in my collection. The Bruckner is a good listen.
by david johnson
Mon Mar 19, 2018 3:55 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: What I listened to today
Replies: 509
Views: 131640

Re: What I listened to today

early this morning - Sibelius/Four Legends/Vanska/Lahti SO
by david johnson
Sat Mar 17, 2018 4:34 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: What I listened to today
Replies: 509
Views: 131640

Re: What I listened to today

Today: Beethoven/Missa Solemnis/Robert Shaw/ASO
by david johnson
Fri Mar 16, 2018 3:42 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: review philadelphia orchestra
Replies: 3
Views: 837

Re: review philadelphia orchestra

Did you get to attend this concert?
by david johnson
Sun Mar 11, 2018 5:16 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: What I listened to today
Replies: 509
Views: 131640

Re: What I listened to today

This morning I am finishing the Brilliant Classics box of Telemann trumpet concertos and overtures, Otto Sauter & Franz Wagnermeyer trumpets
by david johnson
Fri Mar 09, 2018 4:23 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: Why hasn't Reiner's non-CSO recordings been reissued?
Replies: 11
Views: 2069

Re: Why hasn't Reiner's non-CSO recordings been reissued?

I have a couple of those Pittsburgh recordings somewhere around my house. I think I'll re-listen to them. I've heard his Verdi Requiem with the VPO was very god.
by david johnson
Thu Mar 08, 2018 4:41 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: What I listened to today
Replies: 509
Views: 131640

Re: What I listened to today

This morning: Torelli/complete trumpet works/Thomas Hammes, trumpet
by david johnson
Sun Mar 04, 2018 6:15 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: What I listened to today
Replies: 509
Views: 131640

Re: What I listened to today

Today begins with: Telemann for Trumpet/Stephen Burns/Dorian label
by david johnson
Sat Mar 03, 2018 6:41 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: Jesús López Cobos, dead, age 78
Replies: 1
Views: 748

Re: Jesús López Cobos, dead, age 78

The recordings I have by him are very fine, indeed.
by david johnson
Fri Mar 02, 2018 5:31 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: What I listened to today
Replies: 509
Views: 131640

Re: What I listened to today

thus far today: Gabrieli Music for Brass, Vol. 3 & 2/London Symphony Brass/Naxos
by david johnson
Wed Feb 28, 2018 4:15 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: What I listened to today
Replies: 509
Views: 131640

Re: What I listened to today

Wednesday, 2/28: The Art of the Baroque Trumpet, Vol. 3 - Virtuoso Music for Soprano and Trumpet/Niklas Eklund and Susanne Rydén/Naxos
by david johnson
Tue Feb 27, 2018 4:46 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: What I listened to today
Replies: 509
Views: 131640

Re: What I listened to today

Today begins with a revisit to some Niklas Eklund/Naxos trumpet recordings. Right now it's: The Art of Baroque Trumpet Vol. 4
by david johnson
Thu Feb 22, 2018 4:43 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: What I listened to today
Replies: 509
Views: 131640

Re: What I listened to today

I am now happily on cd 4 of the Naxos White Box of Prokofiev Symphonies and Concertos/Kuchar - NSO Ukraine and Wit/PNR Symphony. The recorded sound and orchestral playing is very satisfying.
by david johnson
Mon Feb 19, 2018 3:23 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Penn law prof finds out about free speech on campus after op-ed appears
Replies: 5
Views: 1305

Re: Penn law prof finds out about free speech on campus after op-ed appears

That was a very interesting read. Some of those "academic personnel" are closed minded and, I believe, do not even want to recognize that fact.