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  1. Music Theory
    Dear Forum, in Corelli's 8th Concerto Grosso in G Minor, Op.6, I found an (apparently) exceeding bar. Pace is 3/4, but this one lasts three half-notes, for an amount of 6/4, that is double. Is this a common practice, in classical music? Could anyone tell me more about this? Thank you.
  2. Off Topic Pub
    Hi everybody. I wondered if someone with strong (lyrical) basso voice is interested and willing to record a poems. I imagined this thread to be a section of request for poem readings, and those with good and lyrical voices could record what they want from request panel on this thread. Of course...
  3. Off Topic Pub
    Does anyone know good links to improve music sight reading? I need to get up to speed on this. :o Thanks.
  4. Off Topic Pub
    Has your pet ever caused real trouble? I was inspired to put this up after reading about this cat LINK : The cat managed to get itself stuck up the same tree twice in two days. The whole story is typically British with a mixture of sentiment, council inefficiency and over zealous health and...
  5. Strings
    Just out of interest - what was it that 'hooked' you and got you interested in playing your instrument - and what sort of music is your main passion? I love reading about other people's lives and experiences. Thanks in advance for any replies. :tiphat:
  6. Music Theory
    I've been looking for a way of improving my writing, and I think even though I have played for years, I seem to be stuck using the same chords, and melodies over and over, and would like to learn how to add to what I can do, I've tried looking up on YouTube, but maybe I am searching for the...
  7. Site Feedback & Technical Support
    I've just been told that "This forum requires that you wait 21600 seconds between posts." What?! Edit: How come I can post here?
  8. Non-Classical Music
    Common french sensation , prog Kings Magma at time reach a level of intensity heavyness and power unmatch to this days, sure there is band like swans but who care magma is more musical to my hears. if i dig magma relentless martial heaviness than what op my alley...?Than i remenber reading an...
  9. Hi-Fi
    Slate, the on-line magazine has an interesting article about audiophile issues: I, Audiophile by Fred Kaplan that makes for some interesting reading.
  10. Classical Music Discussion Polls
    Do you think that music is ultimately a mean of self-expression or is the artist "simply" a vehicle for the spirit of the age? How about other art forms? Paintings, literature, etc. I have always thought it was the former. I do appreciate reading quite a bit.I've always thought that honest...
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