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  1. Opera
    Recently I was in Latvia and the elderly opera fan next to me mentioned that Ponchielli wrote an opera called I Lituani (The Lithuanians). I'm tickled that Donizetti wrote an opera called Emilia di Liverpool. (Subtle joke for UK fans there!) And of course the otherwise neglected county of...
  2. Today's Composers
    I have posted another composition on SoundCloud. This one is longer and somewhat more agitated. It is called My Black Room. As with the last one, your comments are requested.
  3. Solved Cases (archive)
    Hello everyone, Does someone know what this is called? I heard it on the streets today!
  4. Classical Music Discussion
    A while ago they played Bach's Italian Concerto on the radio. My wife asked why it was called "Italian."* I said that Bach often wrote in styles he considered Italian, French, or English (as well as North German I suppose). But that raises a question. Can a normal person today identify Bach's...
  5. Non-Classical Music
    I have a demo of 3 song made by a mysterious band called neutral wood i can find any info on the web, but the 3 track are awesome , does someone know more about this than me or speak russian and can located this obscure darkwave folk band from greater russia all does they sing in English. The...
  6. Orchestral Music
    I have just been reading Harold Truscott's interesting discussion of the Sibelius symphonies in which he offered a most interesting thought. In talking about whether the 7th symphony is truly a symphony or a 'Symphonic Fantasia' which Sibelius originally called the work, Truscott says: Would...
  7. Non-Classical Music
    Crazy Little Thing Called Love....
  8. Solved Cases (archive)
    I listened to Chopin on Spotify. There's an album called Chopin: Waltzes and Impromptus, and track no. 7 is called: Waltzes no. 7 in C sharp minor, Op. 64/2. But when I search for this on Youtube, I find a completely different piece. I think the track may be misnamed. Does anyone recognize it?
  9. Classical Music Discussion
    Again the same vien as the listening thread, this works well on other forums and I have had some fantastic discussion in such threads. Simply post what you have been buying or are considering buying! For me..
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