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  1. RR: 104. Monteverdi: Vespro della Beata Vergine 1610

    1. Gardiner (cond.), Monoyios, Pennicchi, Chance, Tucker, Robson, Naglia, Terfel, Miles, His Majestey's Sagbutts and Cornetts, English Baroque Soloists, Monteverdi Choir, London Oratory Junior Choir (1989)




    2. Parrott (cond.), Kirkby, Rogers, Bonner, Tubb, van Evera, Covey-Crump, Daniels, Dudley et al., Taverner Consort, Choir & Players (1984)

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  2. The Non-Classical 'I'm Currently Listening To...' Topic

    by , Dec-16-2015 at 13:33 (I was cured, all right!)
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    Lizz Wright
    Freedom & Surrender
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    Non-Classical Music , R&B
  3. RR: 103. Bruckner: Symphony #8 in C minor

    1. Karajan (cond.), Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra (1988)




    2. Furtwängler (cond.), Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra (1944)




    3. Giulini (cond.), Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra (1984)

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  4. Tchaikovsky, New Philharmonia Orchestra, Riccardo Muti ‎– Symphony No.1 In G Minor

    December has been here for two weeks already and we here in Ottawa have yet to experience “winter weather”. I shoveled the driveway once, and we had one bout of freezing rain that caused limited havoc on our roads. Temperatures have been milder than years past, and the Rideau Canal is far from ready for Winterlude. Thank you, Global Warming!

    This, I trust, is nothing but a temporary setback, and one has to think that by Christmas (in 10 days already…) snow and chill will add to ...
  5. Current Listening Vol III

    by , Dec-11-2015 at 14:04 (I was cured, all right!)
    Quote Originally Posted by eljr View Post


    Joshua Bell / David Zinman
    Barber, Sibelius: Violin Concertos
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    Classical Music