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by RebLem
Thu Feb 22, 2018 11:33 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: The CONTEXT Debut Recordings
Replies: 2
Views: 134

Re: The CONTEXT Debut Recordings

Louis Ferdinand's complete works are available in a 5 CD set. I have no idea how good or bad it is. ​https://www.amazon.com/Louis-Ferdinand- ... +Ferdinand
by RebLem
Thu Feb 22, 2018 2:03 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: What I listened to today
Replies: 196
Views: 11004

Re: What I listened to today

​ On Wednesday, 21 FEB 2018, I listened to 3 CDs.     1) Franz Schubert (1797-1828): |Tr. 1-4, Symphony 4 in C Minor, D. 417 "Tragic" (1816) (30'55) |Tr. 5-8, Symphony 2 in A Flat Major, D. 125 (1815) (32'43)--Jos Van Immerseel, cond., Anima Eterna Brugge. Rec. Tilburg Concertzaal 1-2 DEC 1996 (4th)...
by RebLem
Wed Feb 21, 2018 2:05 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: What I listened to today
Replies: 196
Views: 11004

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​ On Tuesday, 20 FEB 2018, I listened to 3 CDs.     1) F.J. Haydn (1732-1809): |Tr. 1-4, Symphony 93 in D Major (24'12) |Tr. 5-8, Symphony 94 in G Major "Surprise" (23'43) |Tr. 9-12, Symphony 95 in C Minor (21'16)--Adam Fischer, cond., Austro-Hungarian Haydn Orch. Rec. 1988-9 Haydnsaal, Esterhazy Pa...
by RebLem
Tue Feb 20, 2018 1:05 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: What I listened to today
Replies: 196
Views: 11004

Re: What I listened to today

​ On Monday, 19 FEB 2019, I listened to 1 CD.     CD 6 in the 14 CD set "Leopold Stokowski: The Stereo Collection, 1954-75." This CD is mostly short pieces of vocal music (7'06 or less) which could be done as encores at a concert featuring chorus and orchestra. The last selection is the big exceptio...
by RebLem
Mon Feb 19, 2018 5:28 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: What I listened to today
Replies: 196
Views: 11004

Re: What I listened to today

​ On Sunday, 18 FEB 2018, I listened to 2 CDs.     1) N Miaskovksy (1881-1950): |Tr. 1-4, Symphony 16 in F Major, Op. 39 "The Aviation Symphony" (1934) (45'46) |Tr. 5-7, Symphony 8 in C Major, Op. 42 (1925) (23'39) |Tr. 8, Hulpigung's Overture in C Major, Op. 4 (1904-8) (9'49)--Evgeny Svetlanov, con...
by RebLem
Sun Feb 18, 2018 6:10 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: What I listened to today
Replies: 196
Views: 11004

Re: What I listened to today

​ On Saturday, 17 FEB 2018, and into the wee hours of 18 FEB, I listened to 7 CDs.     1) CD 4 in a 14 CD RCA selection of some of Leopold Stokowski's Stereo recordings 1954-75. CD 4 is an all Wagner bleeding chunks disc. 1) Die Walkure, Act III: The Ride of the Valkyries (5'46) |2) Tristan und Isol...
by RebLem
Thu Feb 15, 2018 2:49 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: What I listened to today
Replies: 196
Views: 11004

Re: What I listened to today

​ On Wednesday, 14 FEB 2018, I listened to 4 CDs.     1) F.J. Haydn (1732-1809): Tr. 1-4, Sym. 88 in G Minor (21'45) |Tr. 5-8, Symphoy 89 in F Major (21'23) |Tr. 9-12, Symphony 90 in C Major (26'23)--Adam Fischer, cond., Austro-Hungarian Haydn Orch.--rec. 1990-1 Haydnsaal, Esterhazy Palace, Eisensta...
by RebLem
Wed Feb 14, 2018 2:49 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Wisconsin, in need of more workers, takes aim at Chicago millennials
Replies: 2
Views: 131

Re: Wisconsin, in need of more workers, takes aim at Chicago millennials

Why should workers leave a state like Illinois, where they have rights, to go to a state like Wisconsin where they have none?
by RebLem
Wed Feb 14, 2018 3:10 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: What I listened to today
Replies: 196
Views: 11004

Re: What I listened to today

​ On Tuesday, 13 FEB 2018, I listened to some music online and to 1 CD.     One of my FB friends, Jim Williams, posted in my thread on Harry T Burleigh a whole long, sequential, 2 hour long (at least) thread from YouTube on Burleigh. It included lots of student recital pieces, many of which were ver...
by RebLem
Tue Feb 13, 2018 12:23 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: What I listened to today
Replies: 196
Views: 11004

Re: What I listened to today

​ On Monday, 12 FEB 2018, I listened to 2 CDs.     1) Domenico Scarlatti (1685-1757): 30 Sonatas--John Browning, piano. A Musical Heritage CD--no information on recording dates or venues. Published 1994.   Mr. Browning plays these very brief sonatas (the longest is 5'28, and only 3 others are more t...
by RebLem
Mon Feb 12, 2018 2:47 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: What I listened to today
Replies: 196
Views: 11004

Re: What I listened to today

​On Sunday, 11 FEB 2018, I listened to 5 CDs. 1) CD 2 in the 14 CD RCA reissue called "Leopold Stokowski: The Stereo Collection 1954-75." |Tr. 1-3, D Shostakovich (1906-75): Symphony 6 in B Minor, Op. 54 (1939) (31'20) |Tr. 4-7, The Age of Gold--Ballet Suite, Op. 22a (18'23) |Tr. 8, Aram Khachaturia...
by RebLem
Sun Feb 11, 2018 2:17 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: What I listened to today
Replies: 196
Views: 11004

Re: What I listened to today

​ On Saturday, 10 FEB 2018, I listened to 7 CDs.     1) F.J. Haydn (1732-1809): Tr. 1-4, Sym. 82 in C Major "L'Ours" (The Bear) (25'23) |Tr. 5-8, Sym. 83 in G Minor "La Poule" (The Hen) )25'21) |Tr. 9-12, Sym. 84 in E Flat Major (22'52)--Adam Fischer, cond., Austro-Hungarian Haydn Orch., Rec 1991, 1...
by RebLem
Sat Feb 10, 2018 2:18 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: What I listened to today
Replies: 196
Views: 11004

Re: What I listened to today

​ Not to put too fine a point on it, this is flat out Commie agitprop music. You can get a good idea of what its about @ http://americansymphony.org/deutsche-sinfonie-op-50-1936-58/ and this performance of the work is online @ YouTube. So why are you wasting our time, Rob? BTW, if I have not pointe...
by RebLem
Sat Feb 10, 2018 1:04 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: What I listened to today
Replies: 196
Views: 11004

Re: What I listened to today

​ On Friday, 9 FEB 2018, I listened to only one CD.     CD 1 of a 14 CD set of some of Leopold Stokowkski's recordings with RCA. |Tr. 1-4, Beethoven (1770-1827): Sym. 3 in E Flat Major, Op. 55 "Eroica" (46'31) |Tr. 5, Coriolan Overture, Op. 62 (5'43) |Tr. 6, Brahms (1833-97): Academic Festival Overt...
by RebLem
Fri Feb 09, 2018 12:46 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: What I listened to today
Replies: 196
Views: 11004

Re: What I listened to today

​ On Thursday, 8 FEB 2018, I listened to 4 CDs.     1) Jean Sibelius (1865-1957): Tr. 1-4, Symphony 1 in E Minor, Op. 39 ( ) (39'00) |Tr. 5-8, Sym. 4 in A Minor, Op. 63 ( ) (37'22)--Paavo Berglund, cond., Bournemouth Sym. Orch.--Rec. 9-10 OCT 1974, Guildhall, Southampton (1), & 3-4 JUN 1975, Abbey R...
by RebLem
Thu Feb 08, 2018 12:50 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: What I listened to today
Replies: 196
Views: 11004

Re: What I listened to today

​ On Wednesday, 7 FEB 2018, I listened to 5 CDs.     1) Torsten Nilsson (1920-99): Complete Works for Soprano & Organ. Mona Julsrud, soprano, Bjorn Kare Moe, Marcussen organ of Oscar's Church, Stockholm |Tr. 1, Consolamini, consolamini, popule meus, Op. 16 (1965) (12'55) |Tr. 2-8, Ecce venit cum nub...
by RebLem
Wed Feb 07, 2018 12:42 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: What I listened to today
Replies: 196
Views: 11004

Re: What I listened to today

​ On Tuesday, 6 FEB 2018, I listened to 4 CDs.     1) Steve Reich (b. 6 OCT 1936): Tr. 1, Music for a Large Ensemble (12/78) (15'28) |Tr. 2, Violin Phase (10/67) (15'09) |Tr. 3, Octet (4'79) (17'29). Tr. 1 is scored for 4 marimbas, 2 xylophones, 1 vibraphone, 4 pianists including Reich himself, voic...
by RebLem
Mon Feb 05, 2018 9:50 pm
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: What I listened to today
Replies: 196
Views: 11004

Re: What I listened to today

​ On Monday, 5 February 2018, I listened to 4 CDs.     1) F.J. Haydn (1732-1809): Tr. 1-4, Sym. 76 in E Flat Major (20'42) |Tr. 5-8, Sym. 77 in B Flat Major (17'58) |Tr. 9-12, Sym. 78 in C Minor (19'34)--Adam Fischer, cond., Austro-Hungarian Haydn Orch. Rec. 1998 Haydnsaal, Esterhazy Palace, Eisenst...
by RebLem
Mon Feb 05, 2018 2:34 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: What I listened to today
Replies: 196
Views: 11004

Re: What I listened to today

​ On Super Bowl Sunday, 2018, I listened to only one CD.     CD 9 of a 10 CD Brilliant set of Rudolf Barshai's recordings with the Moscow Chamber Orchestra. |Tr. 1-15, Sergei Prokofiev (1891-1953): Visions fugitives, Op. 22 (1915-17) (orchestrated by Barshai) (15'07) |Tr. 16, Fairy Tale, Op. 65 # 3 ...
by RebLem
Sun Feb 04, 2018 7:02 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: What I listened to today
Replies: 196
Views: 11004

Re: What I listened to today

​ On Saturday, 3 February 2018, I listened to 3 CDs.     Heitor Villa-Lobos (1887-1959): The Complete Solo Guitar Works--Tr. 1-12, Twelve Etudes (1928) (12'21) |Tr. 13-17, Five Preludes (1940) )17'46) |Tr. 18, Choros # 1 (1920) (4'33) |Tr. 19-23, Suite Populaire Bresilienne (1908-12) (21'26)--David ...
by RebLem
Fri Feb 02, 2018 10:32 pm
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: Mahler Survey
Replies: 21
Views: 609

Re: Mahler Survey

My favorite Mahler 10th is the one by the St Louis Symphony Orch. conducted by Leonard Slatkin. He uses a completion by Remo Mazetti, Jr, not the familiar Cooke version.
by RebLem
Fri Feb 02, 2018 10:08 pm
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: What I listened to today
Replies: 196
Views: 11004

Re: What I listened to today

​ On Groundhog Day, 2018, I listened to 6 CDs.     1-2) Vincent Persichetti (1915-87): Complete Piano Sonatas--Geoffrey Burleson, piano--rec. 2005-7 @ Patrych Sound Studios, NYC. A 2 CD New World Records set.--CD 1--Tr. 1-4, PS 1, Op. 3 (1939) (16'08) |Tr. 5-8, PS 2, Op. 6 (1939) (10'01) |Tr. 9-11, ...
by RebLem
Thu Feb 01, 2018 11:44 pm
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: What I listened to today
Replies: 196
Views: 11004

Re: What I listened to today

​ On Thursday, 1 February, 2018, I listened to 5 CDs.     1) Easley Blackwood, Jr. (b. 1932): Tr. 1-3, String Qyartet 1, Op. 4 (1957) (16'02) |Tr. 4-6, String Quartet 2, Op. 6 (1959) (18'50) |Tr. 7-10, String Quartet 3, Op. 42 (1998) (27'54)--Pacifica Quartet (Simin Ganatra & Kyu-Young Kim, violins,...
by RebLem
Wed Jan 31, 2018 1:20 pm
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: Talking to a well-known conductor about Levine ...
Replies: 14
Views: 616

Re: Talking to a well-known conductor about Levine ...

I am not so sure it is a good idea to make all sexual abusers, regardless of their more positive contributions to society, non-persons. Levine hasn't become a non-person, just persona non grata. I'm not sure what this means. Does it mean that if I listen to a Levine CD, and take pleasure from it, I...
by RebLem
Tue Jan 30, 2018 8:29 pm
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: What I listened to today
Replies: 196
Views: 11004

Re: What I listened to today

​ On Tuesday, 30 January, 2018, I listened to 3 CDs.     1) Tr. 1-11, Dmitri Shostakovich (1906-75): Sym. 14, Op. 146 for soprano, bass, strings, and percussion (46'26)--rec. 6 OCT 1969 |Tr. 12-15, Moishe Vainberg (1919-96): Sinfonietta 2 in A Minor, Op. 74 for string orchestra and timpani (16'00)--...
by RebLem
Tue Jan 30, 2018 3:47 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: What I listened to today
Replies: 196
Views: 11004

Re: What I listened to today

​ On Monday, 29 January 2018, I listened to 4 CDs.     1-2) Jules Massenet (1842-1912): CD 1--Tr. 1-3, Piano Concerto (29'52)--Sylvain Cambreling, cond, Orchestre National de l'Opera de Monte-Carlo |Tr. 4-5, Deux Pieces (3'46) |Tr. 6-7 Deux Impromptus (4'45) |Tr. 8, Toccata (1'50) |Tr. 9, Musique po...
by RebLem
Sun Jan 28, 2018 11:44 pm
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: What I listened to today
Replies: 196
Views: 11004

Re: What I listened to today

​ On Sunday, 28 January 2018, I listened to 9 CDs.     1) W.A. Mozart (1756-91): Tr. 1-3, Piano Sonata in F Major, K. 332 (19'42) |Tr. 4, Fantasie, K. 475 (12'14) |Piano Sonata in C Minor, K. 457 (18'48) |Tr. 9-10, Piano Sonata in F Major, K. 533 (24'36)--John Browning, piano--Musical Heritage Socie...
by RebLem
Sun Jan 28, 2018 12:11 pm
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: Talking to a well-known conductor about Levine ...
Replies: 14
Views: 616

Re: Talking to a well-known conductor about Levine ...

I am not so sure it is a good idea to make all sexual abusers, regardless of their more positive contributions to society, non-persons. One thing for sure, though. If you do a tribute, you should confront the issue directly. You should not just ignore it and let it slide. What's next? Should we ban ...
by RebLem
Sun Jan 28, 2018 4:12 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: What I listened to today
Replies: 196
Views: 11004

Re: What I listened to today

​ On Saturday, 27 January 2018, I listened to 4 CDs.     1) F.J. Haydn (1732-1809): Tr. 1-4, Sym. 64 in A Major "Tempore Mutantur" (18'29) |Tr. 5-8, Sym. 65 in A Major (17'01) |Tr. 9-12, Sym. 66 in B Flat Major (21'58)--Adam Fischer, cond., Austro-Hungarian Haydn Orch. Rec. 1997 Haydnsaal,Esterhazsy...
by RebLem
Fri Jan 26, 2018 10:06 pm
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: Mahler Survey
Replies: 21
Views: 609

Re: Mahler Survey

1-3 Segerstam
4-Tabakov, Sofia Philharmonic, and Bernstein DG with boy soprano.
5-Barbirolli.
6-Tennstedt, Bernstein DGG
7--Kubelik
8--Solti, CSO.
9--Bruno Walter, VPO, 1938.
Das Lied--Ferrier, Walter.
by RebLem
Fri Jan 26, 2018 9:24 pm
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: What I listened to today
Replies: 196
Views: 11004

Re: What I listened to today

​ On Friday, 26 January 2018, I listened to 6 CDs.     1) George Gershwin (1898-1937): Complete Solo Piano Music (59'52)--Angela Brownridge, piano--helios CD, rec. 16-17 NOV 1989, venue not listed. This CD has 31 tracks, and I'll be damned if I'm going to list them! Some of the more memorable ones a...
by RebLem
Fri Jan 26, 2018 8:10 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: Music in times of distress
Replies: 15
Views: 554

Re: Music in times of distress

For me, its always the Klemperer or Marriner recording of Strauss's Metamorphosen, or any good recording of the Mahler 9th--especially the 1938 Bruno Walter Vienna Phil CD. Also, sometimes, the Abschied from Das Lied von der Erde, especially the Ferrier, Walter recording.
by RebLem
Fri Jan 26, 2018 12:19 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: What I listened to today
Replies: 196
Views: 11004

Re: What I listened to today

​ On Thursday, 25 January, 2018, I listened to only one CD. Today was a busy day. I had my house cleaners coming over at NOON; they finally arrived about 1 PM, but I had to make some preparations, like going out to eat breakfast, and then paying a dental bill by walking the check into the dentists' ...
by RebLem
Thu Jan 25, 2018 1:49 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: What I listened to today
Replies: 196
Views: 11004

Re: What I listened to today

​ On Wednesday, 24 January 2018, I listened to 5 CDs.     1) Luigi Boccherini (1743-1805): Arie accademiche for soprano & orchestra (7)--Tr. 1, Si, veramente io deggio [Yes, it is true...] in E Flat Major, G. 544 (10'29) |Tr. 2, Se non ti moro allato [If I cannot die by your side] in B Flat Major, G...
by RebLem
Wed Jan 24, 2018 5:38 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: Music in times of distress
Replies: 15
Views: 554

Re: Music in times of distress

A few others: Messiaen's Quartet for the End of Time, Gorecki's Third Symphony, Strauss's Metamorphosen, Shostokovich's Symphonies 7, 8, 13, & 15, Haydn's Paukenmesse, Handel's Messiah, Bernstein's Mass, most anything by Allan Pettersson or Vainberg, Poulenc's Dialogues of the Carmelites, most anyon...
by RebLem
Wed Jan 24, 2018 5:27 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: What I listened to today
Replies: 196
Views: 11004

Re: What I listened to today

​On Tuesday, 23 January 2018, I listened to 3 CDs. 1) Robert Schumann (1810-1856): Tr. 1-5, Sym. 3 in E Flat Major, Op. 97 "Rhenish" (38'35) |Tr. 6-9, Sym. 4 in D Major, Op. 120 (28'16) |Tr. 10, Szenen aus [Scenes from] "Faust": Overture (9'35)--Otto Klemperer, cond., New Philharmonia Orch. (Trs. 1-...
by RebLem
Tue Jan 23, 2018 2:43 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: What I listened to today
Replies: 196
Views: 11004

Re: What I listened to today

​On Monday, 22 January, 2018, I listened to 4 CDs. F.J. Haydn (1732-1809): Tr. 1-3, Trumpet Concerto in E Flat (15'44)--rec. 21 DEC 1961 |Tr. 4-6, Keyboard Concerto 4 in G (21'56)--rec. 28 JUN 1974 |Tr. 7-10, Sym. 100 in G "Military" (25'56)--rec. 9 AUG 1973--Timofei Dokshitzer, trumpet (Tr. 1-3), A...
by RebLem
Mon Jan 22, 2018 3:06 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: What I listened to today
Replies: 196
Views: 11004

Re: What I listened to today

​On Sunday, 21 January 2018, I listened to 5 CDs. 1) Robert Schumann (1810-56): Tr. 1-4, Sym. 1 in B Flat, Op. 38 "Spring" (35'28) |Tr. 5-8, Sym. 2 in C, Op. 81 (41'05)--Otto Klemperer, cond., New Philharmonia Orch. Rec. Abbey Road Studios, London, 10/1965 (# 1), 10/1968 (# 2)--CD 1 of a 2 CD EMI se...
by RebLem
Sun Jan 21, 2018 3:10 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: What I listened to today
Replies: 196
Views: 11004

Re: What I listened to today

​On Saturday, 20 January 2018, I listened to 10 CDs. Alexander Scriabin (1872-1915) Tr. 1-3, Sym. No. 3 in C minor, Op. 43 "Le Divin Poème" (48'23) |Tr. 4, Prometheus: The Poem of Fire, Op. 60 (1910) (20'47)--Dmitri Alexeev, piano (in Op. 60), Riccardo Muti, cond.(both), Philadelphia Orch.(both) & T...
by RebLem
Sat Jan 20, 2018 1:59 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: What I listened to today
Replies: 196
Views: 11004

Re: What I listened to today

This morning has begun with: Brahms, sym 1 & 2, Serenade #2, Variations on a theme by Haydn/Kertesz/VPO/London 2 cd To the best of my knowledge--I would be pleased to learn of others--only three conductors have recorded all the Brahms symphonies and both of the serenades: Toscanini, Kertesz, and Ad...
by RebLem
Sat Jan 20, 2018 1:42 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: What I listened to today
Replies: 196
Views: 11004

Re: What I listened to today

​ On Friday, 19 January,. 2018, I listened to one CD. Its one that arrived in the mail today.     Alberic Magnard (1865-1914): |Tr. 1-4, Sym. 2 in E Major, Op. 6 (1892-3) (39'50) |Tr. 5, Hymne a la Justice, Op. 14 (14'48) |Tr. 6, Overture, Op. 10 (12'20)--Michel Plasson, cond., Orchestre du Capitole...
by RebLem
Fri Jan 19, 2018 12:09 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: What I listened to today
Replies: 196
Views: 11004

Re: What I listened to today

​ On Thursday, 18 January 2018, I listened to one CD.     Arnold Rosner (1945-2013): Tr. 1, Of Numbers & of Bells, Op. 79 (1983) (15'18)--Timothy Hester & Nancy Weems, duo pianists |Tr. 2-4, Sonata for French Horn & Piano, Op. 71 (1979) (16'07)--Heidi Garson, French Horn, Yolanda Liepa, piano |Tr. 5...
by RebLem
Thu Jan 18, 2018 4:52 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: What I listened to today
Replies: 196
Views: 11004

Re: What I listened to today

This morning has begun with: Brahms, sym 1 & 2, Serenade #2, Variations on a theme by Haydn/Kertesz/VPO/London 2 cd To the best of my knowledge--I would be pleased to learn of others--only three conductors have recorded all the Brahms symphonies and both of the serenades: Toscanini, Kertesz, and Ad...
by RebLem
Thu Jan 18, 2018 4:46 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: What I listened to today
Replies: 196
Views: 11004

Re: What I listened to today

​ On Wednesday, 17 January 2018, I listened to 4 CDs.     1) F. J. Haydn (1732-1809): Tr. 1-4, Sym. 52 in C Minor (20'50) |Tr. 5-8, Sym. 53 in D Major "L'Imperiale" (22'23) |Tr. 9-12, Sym. 54 in G Major (24'38)--Adam Fisher, cond., Austro-Hungarian Haydn Orch. Rec. 1994-5 Haydnsaal, Esterhazy Palace...
by RebLem
Wed Jan 17, 2018 2:54 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: What I listened to today
Replies: 196
Views: 11004

Re: What I listened to today

​ On Tuesday, 16 January 2018, I only listened to one CD again. I also found that somehow, I have misplaced a few things--my recordings of some of the solo instrumental music of J.S. Bach, including all but one of my recordings of the cello suites and multiple recordings of the sonatas & partitas fo...
by RebLem
Tue Jan 16, 2018 4:23 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: What I listened to today
Replies: 196
Views: 11004

Re: What I listened to today

​ On Martin Luther King Day, I only listened to one CD. I caught up on some sleep early in the day until about 9, then got up, had breakfast, and went back to bed to catch up some more. I woke up about 2 PM and by 3 pm was ready to go visit my next door neighbor, who had invited me over to watch a m...
by RebLem
Mon Jan 15, 2018 4:10 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: What I listened to today
Replies: 196
Views: 11004

Re: What I listened to today

​ On Sunday, 14 January 2018, I listened to 6 CDs.     1) Antonin Dvorak (1841-1904): Tr. 1-3, Cello Concerto in (37'09)--Maurice Gendron, cello, Rec. 16 JAN 1944 |Tr. 4, Tristan und Isolde: Prelude and Liebestod (15'30), rec. date unknown. |Tr. 5-8, Mahler (1860-1911): Lieder eines fahrenden Gesell...
by RebLem
Sun Jan 14, 2018 5:10 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: What I listened to today
Replies: 196
Views: 11004

Re: What I listened to today

​On Saturday, 13 January 2018, and into the wee hours on 14 January, I listened to 8 CDs. 1) Wilhelm Backhaus, piano ((1884-1964) in two works: |a) Johannes Brahms (1833-97): Piano Concerto 2 in B Flat Major, Op. 83 (45'35)--Carl Schuricht, cond., Wiener Philharmoniker, rec. 1953. |b) Franz Joseph H...
by RebLem
Sat Jan 13, 2018 4:00 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: What I listened to today
Replies: 196
Views: 11004

Re: What I listened to today

​ On Friday, 12 JAN 2018, I listened to 5 CDs.     1--Sergei Rachmaninoff (1873-1943): Tr. 1--Somg without words in D Minor: Lento (1'06) |Tr. 2-5--Four Pieces (1887-91) (13'04) |Tr. 6--Canon in E Minot: Andante (2'01) |Tr. 7-10--Suite in D Minor (1890-1) |Tr. 11--Prelude in F: Commodo.... (20 July ...