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  1. Classical Music Discussion Polls
    This is an objective and casual discussion about what factors may contribute to composers to become neglected. I have read quite a lot about this from books about the great old masters who suffered neglect before then becoming accepted or at least revived. I am interested whether the consistent...
  2. Solo & Chamber Music
    CPE Bach, is for the most part, neglected... even if he is one of the "upper" and better off" "neglected" composers. It's TalkClassical so I expect everyone is familiar with him but I talk of the other 99% public. Anywho, I came across a gargantuan set of all his Sonatas for Keyboard [on...
  3. Orchestral Music
    Some excellent ones like Scharwenka's piano concerti come to mind. Unjustly regretted. What about you? Heard/know any such which deserve more acknowledgement? And Prokofiev's or Bartok's/[any other mainstream composers] concertos don't come close, so please don't include them here. They are...
  4. Opera
    Hi everyone, I'm making my forum debut with this rather long post, hoping that this is an appropriate thread and that I don't bore anyone to death. As a self-confessed opera nerd/geek and CD collector, I am always on the lookout for new listening pleasures. Sometimes, when browsing music...
  5. Opera
    Surprisingly, most critics actually seem to a gree the Puccini's opera La fanciulla del west is a rather stupendous work. Yet it is still relatively rarely performed. There was a burst of performances around its centenary, at the Met, in Stockholm, Athens and Chicago, but it is still performed...
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