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  1. Music Theory
    There's obviously the trivial distinction between major and minor keys. But within the major keys for example, why would a composer choose C and not Eb? Is there any truth to the idea that each key has its own emotion? Or do composers just throw darts and use what sticks?
  2. Classical Music Discussion
    Sunday I heard the Florida Orchestra perform the 1947 version. I bought the version conducted by Abbado and performed by the LSO and I didn't know it is the 1911 version. According to the conductor of the FL Orchestra, the 1911 version contains "moods" in the score which are absent in the 1947...
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