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  1. RR: 168. Fauré: Piano Quartets, opp. 15 & 45

    1. Domus (1985)




    2. Trio Wanderer, Tamestit (2008)




    3. Hubeau, Gallois-Montbrun, Lequien, Navarra (1970)




    4. Collard,
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  2. RR: 167. Brahms: Symphony #3 in F, op. 90

    1. Walter (cond.), Columbia Symphony Orchestra (1960)




    2. Szell (cond.), Cleveland Orchestra (1964)




    3. Klemperer (cond.), Philharmonia Orchestra (1957)




    4. Abbado (cond.),
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  3. The Piano Music of Scott Joplin (Part 2)

    To complete our two-part survey of the piano music of Scott Joplin, I wanted to share tracks I downloaded from a still-active Public Domain site, LiberMusica.


    In the first installment in this series I observed that the tempo on some of the ragtime tracks I unearthed years ago was, well, rather ...
  4. RR: 166. Strauss, R.: Der Rosenkavalier, op. 59

    1. Karajan (cond.), Schwarzkopf, Ludwig, Stich-Randall, Edelmann, Philharmonia Orchestra & Chorus (1956)




    2. Solti (cond.), Crespin, Donath, Minton, Jungwirth, Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, Vienna State Opera Chorus (1969)




    3. E. Kleiber
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  5. The Piano Music of Scott Joplin (Part 1)

    This month has five Tuesdays and, as luck would have it, I happen to have some spare material to share. So here's the first of a two-part series, for your listening pleasure.

    This week's installment of Once Upon the Internet brings in music from two source sites: the old MP3.COM and an Italian public domain site that is no longer active, vitaminc.it.

    Back in the day, I amassed quite a few tracks from the piano music of the great African-American composer Scott Joplin ...
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