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    Quote Originally Posted by Pugg View Post
    Overrated by who ?
    Don't feed the troll, mijnheer.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Animal the Drummer View Post
    Don't feed the troll, mijnheer.
    First they ignore you, then they laugh at you, then they fight you, then you win.
    "Mahatma Gandhi"

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    Quote Originally Posted by Heck148 View Post
    I have to add Esa-Pekka Salonen to my list of favorite living conductors - I just returned from Chicago, where I heard him conduct 2 concerts - Rite of Spring and Petrushka were the wonderful highlights - very fine conducting - LeSacre very tight rhythmically, but with plenty of energy - had the barbaric intensity of Bernstein, combined with the Solti-esque razor-sharp, "fazers-on-kill" orchestral execution
    Petrushka was esp well-done also - colorfully symphonic, yet still clearly in the ballet mode.
    fine conducting of challenging works.
    He also conducted an excellent Le Grand Macabre!

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    Quote Originally Posted by lextune View Post
    He also conducted an excellent Le Grand Macabre!
    I've also heard some 1st rate Sibelius from E-P S.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Becca View Post
    There are 2 conducting Petrenkos ... Vasily in Liverpool and Kirill who is in Munich and will be taking over at the Berlin Phil. I don't believe that there are any connections other than last name.
    Oops my bad!.................

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    Quote Originally Posted by Merl View Post
    Oops my bad!.................
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    Bernard Haitink, Mariss Jansons, Riccardo Chailly, Jacek Kaspszyk, Jerzy Maksymiuk

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    I like Mr Thielemann too (hope I spelled that correctly).

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