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  1. Classical Music Discussion
    Have any of you ever heard of the composer David Borden? As I understand, he's a little obscure but was composing New Music in New York in the 70s around the same time as Glass, Reich and all the rest. He founded the Mother Mallard's Portable Masterpiece Company, one of the first Moog...
  2. Classical Music Discussion
    Does this performance seem just a bit slow in parts to anyone else?
  3. Classical Music Discussion
    Hello all! My first post here, and I have registered precisely because I wanted to ask your help to prepare a research project in psychology. - What I need to do is this: Divide a classical piece (let's say 20 minutes long) into, for example, 4 5-minute parts. However, I need those parts to...
  4. Opera
    I watched a preview of various parts. :eek: What spectacular staging! I have never seen staging like this before. It may well be avant-garde but it is so out there that it is just something. The parts that I listened to sounded well played under ZM and the singers sounded good. I would like to...
  5. Classical Music Discussion
    I'm interested in what others think of this Stravinsky work. I've just recently become acquainted with it, and, although it is certainly worth hearing, it doesn't sound among his best scores to me. Some parts of it sound very atypical, actually. Is the prevailing attitude that it is a lesser work?
  6. Today's Composers
    after listening to lots of Schnittke, i have fallen in love with the sound of the harpsichord. so i will be posting the parts to this project I am working on as they are finished. i appreciate input. this is the prelude:
  7. Religious Music
    I just discovered this tonight. I didn't realize such long works existed from such early times. It's very lively in parts. I love much Medieval I've heard, but it's interesting to know that longer works are extant.
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