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by danglam
Sat Feb 24, 2007 1:25 pm
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: What if all the beloved recordings are lost?
Replies: 7
Views: 3875

Saphire wrote:It's an entirely hypothetical question.
Gee thanks, I thought that nobody would understand that already...
by danglam
Fri Feb 23, 2007 8:52 pm
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: What if all the beloved recordings are lost?
Replies: 7
Views: 3875

What if all the beloved recordings are lost?

Each one of us has his own favorite recordings for each of his favorite pieces. What if these recordings somehow get lost?
Are there such good composers/performers as those who used to record all the legendary performances?
Isn't it a scary thought - to lose such a piece of history?
by danglam
Sun Jan 28, 2007 8:59 pm
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: Brahms - not as appreciated as Beethoven, Mozart... (?)
Replies: 148
Views: 44638

Just a thought for the purpose of discussion. Do you think it took Dvorak longer than Brahms to compose his greatest symphonies or do you also love Dvorak's early, 1-5 symphonies? Thanks for the reply!!! I will be totally honest - I am not that familiar with Dvorak's 1-5 symphonies. Anyway, I was a...
by danglam
Sun Jan 28, 2007 7:38 pm
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: Brahms - not as appreciated as Beethoven, Mozart... (?)
Replies: 148
Views: 44638

Brahms - not as appreciated as Beethoven, Mozart... (?)

I am a huge fan of Brahms, especially after listening to his 3rd and 4th symphonies. Totally in love with it. Maybe I'm wrong about it - but it seems to me (this is what I got to thinking after hearing a lot of talks) that Brahms is not considered at the same "level" as our (justifiably) beloved Moz...
by danglam
Fri Jan 26, 2007 8:49 pm
Forum: ARCHIVED: Classical Music Chatterbox May 2006 to Feb 26 2007
Topic: Which conductors do you like? Need some help...
Replies: 29
Views: 27196

Which conductors do you like? Need some help...

Hi, this is my first post here so I hope it will pay... I came to notice that it really makes a big difference to me who is conducting the piece I'm listening to. The way a conductor interprets a musical piece can make it sound completely different. Currently, I am not listening to a very lot of dif...