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  1. Non-Classical Music
    Who is superior, in your opinion?
  2. Solo & Chamber Music
    I've recently been listening to a large amout of Piano Trio music, it's a very addictive, engaging genre. In your opinion, what may make this so? :D
  3. Music Theory
    in your opinion, encompassing any and all genres who was the most influential theorist?
  4. Non-Classical Music
    What are some of the most awesome choruses in popular music in your opinion? Musically speaking, not necessarily because of the lyrics.
  5. Classical Music Discussion
    I love what i heard from russolo on YouTube its inventive quite an eye opener quite futuristic than john cage i dont get it, i dont know why but strangely enought Luigi russolo records are hard to gets you can't order them in store out of print stuff, john cage is easy to get yet i find him...
  6. Recorded Music and Publications
    I would appreciate your opinion about Brahms (symphonies and other) by Chailly/Gewandhausorchester/Decca thank you
  7. Classical Music Discussion
    Does Beethoven's 5th Piano Concerto represent the high point of his compositional career? I realize arguments can be made for a few of his symphonies, string quartets, piano sonatas, or numerous other works. It's been argued that the 5th isn't even his finest PC. Still, in terms of structure...
  8. Orchestral Music
    ​I recently received volume six of the Chandos series of his orchestral works. What is the general opinion of d'Indy?
  9. Orchestral Music
    In my opinion considering beethoven symphony as the subject, beethovens third and sixth are the most perfect in terms of form subject matter and expression. The third is in my opinion slightly inferior to the sixth. I have always found the final movement of the eroica disappointing. It seems as...
  10. Off Topic Pub
    Does this mean they are just being polite and don't want to offend you? Even though you said it's ok to be harsh? How does one get an opinion anyway? I've been writing music off and on for almost as long as I can remember, and only my family seems to give me any sort of opinion one way or the...
  11. Classical Music Discussion
    Here are the guidelines, if you could pick one composer to have lived long enough to compose one more composition: 1. Who would it be? 2. What specific type of composition would it be (Symphony, Piano Sonata, Violin Partita, etc...)? 3. And would it be in a minor or major key? So, for example...
  12. Classical Music Discussion Polls
    Wikisez: Mahler wrote of Rott "a musician of genius ... who died unrecognized and in want on the very threshold of his career. ... What music has lost in him cannot be estimated. Such is the height to which his genius soars in ... [his] Symphony [in E major], which he wrote as 20-year-old youth...
  13. Opera
    I was absolutely unimpressed when I first listened to it, but I thinK I've changed my mind. It's really growing on me. It's far from the self-indulgent and joyless undertaking so many thought it to be (in my opinion). What say all of you?
  14. Classical Music Discussion
    I have just read a post by Mahlerian about Stravinsky conducting one of his own pieces. I would like to ask your opinion about composers conducting their own compositions. Are they any better that other directors? Thanks in advance for your opinions
  15. Opera
    I was not overly acquainted with her but listened to her in Aida on Met Opera Radio. OMG, she was fabulous! I liked her as much as Price, which is saying a lot. She was an ideal Verdi soprano. Did anyone hear her and have an opinion?
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