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  1. RR: 1. Bach: Mass in B minor, BWV 232 (2015 update)

    1. Gardiner (cond.), Argenta, Chance, Nichols, Evans, Milner, English Baroque Soloists, Monteverdi Choir (1985)

    2. Richter (cond.), Fischer-Dieskau, Stader, Haefliger, Töpper, Engen, Münchener Bach-Orchester, Münchener Bach-Chor (1961)

    3. Klemperer (cond.), Giebel, Baker,

    Updated Sep-19-2015 at 02:51 by Trout

  2. RR: 63. Brahms: Symphony #1 in C minor, op. 68

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

    2. Furtwängler (cond.), North German Radio Symphony Orchestra (1951)

    3. Szell (cond.), Cleveland Orchestra (1968)


    Updated Jul-30-2015 at 08:14 by Trout

  3. Glazunov 150th Birthday Celebrations: Part Two

    Hello again! Getting pumped yet?? I know I am!! August 10, mark the date!! But honestly, the whole month of August is a celebration, and now too.

    This year I graduated from my university, and had to do a Senior Recital as one of my last undergraduate requirements. I performed a tribute to Sibelius, Nielsen and Glazunov on my program, made up of transcriptions, arrangements, etc. I recommend hearing all of them, but to hear only the Glazunov piece, skip to 8:10 ... see what I did there? ...
  4. Glazunov 150th Birthday Celebrations: Part One

    Hello TalkClassical!

    Every year, I've tried to do something special for Glazunov for his birthday August 10. One year it was a long set of blogs, another year just a bunch of videos I compiled, or going about posting his music for heck's sake. One year I listened to like 4 hours of his music in one day. I mean, just a tad more than the usual day.

    But now is the 150th! What can I do that would be especially commemorative??

    Well, I've been ...
  5. RR: 62. Debussy: Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune, L 86

    1. Haitink (cond.), Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra (1976)

    2. Stokowski (cond.), NBC Symphony Orchestra (1943)

    3. Boulez (cond.), Cleveland Orchestra (1991)

    4. Dutoit (cond.),