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  1. Opera
    I was thinking there should be a thread for Italian Opera as a counterpart to the "Historical Wagner Recordings" thread. Since that thread is in the main opera forum, I thought I'd put this one here too. To get things started, I wanted to mention the most recent historical recording I've...
  2. Classical Music Discussion
    These composers have grabbed my attention. So in simple words, where I should I start with them? Thank you in advance.
  3. Classical Music Discussion
    I did not like the naxos that mutch , but forcibly enought , when i feel masochisti & destroy by modern ill of later days 22 century, i listen to Arthur Honegger and i find him not that bad, and i did purchased Jeanne aux Bucher and La danse des morts(hese are more appeal, the second one dark...
  4. Classical Music Discussion Polls
    What are your favorite pieces in the list above? Choose as many as you like! Why these particular choices? This poll is a supplemental voting thread to the Classical Music Project (CMP). These were the most recent 15 works to be recommended by our project's participants. Even if you're not a...
  5. Classical Music Discussion
    So I'm starting to listen to a few Trombone Concertos. So far the once I'm really fond of is David's Concertino, although Rimsky-Korsakov's is nice as well. Anyways, I'm looking for Concertos that are from the Romantic Era like these, not 20th Century atonal works. Any recommendations?
  6. Recorded Music and Publications
    I would very much appreciate your assistance in finding better recorded performances than those I've listed on my "Greatest Classical Music Works - Best Recorded Performances" list over on To visit my list, go here...
  7. Classical Music Discussion
    When someone posts music, other members need to recommend more similar works. Use tags (in headline): need recommendation and recommendation (for members that gave recommendations); in this way we can distinct one from another. Recommendation "asker" needs to write a name of "reference" work...
  8. Classical Music Discussion
    Hello to you all :) Not only am I a newcomer here in this forum, I'm also a beginner in this world of classics. I hoped to receive any type of recommendations on where to start. I really liked the symphonies from Wagner and Mahler and wanted to try out some other new things... If there is any...
  9. Religious Music
    This is my first post here. Before I start I should probably admit that I am not the most knowledgeable when it comes to choral music but I am keen to dig deeper. I have noticed recently that the choral music that I have been drawn to tends to have particularly tragic themes. Looking at my...
  10. Classical Music Discussion
    Hi. My name is Sam and I'm learning the violin. I'm totally new to exploring classical music but am finding it difficult to connect with pieces that I am expected to learn as a violin student. Given that I'm an idiot that knows nothing of this genre of music, I find most classical music I hear...
  11. Hi-Fi
    It's been several years now since I sold my house and moved into an apartment. I did not bring my stereo equipment with me when I moved because I could not picture using it in the new setting. I'm at the point now when I'd like to purchase something suitable for an apartment that is better...
  12. Classical Music Discussion
    Hello, I have quite a big collection of random recordings, But I want to expand my collection and refresh it with essential recordings- What is the best place with recommendations for many good recordings (Sound quality is also important)? Thanks
  13. Opera
    I'd be interested to read your recommendations.
  14. Orchestral Music
    Can anyone help with recommendations for Schoenberg recordings? It can be orchestral music, but also his vocal compositions. What are your favourite Schoenberg recordings? Thank you for help and recommendations :)
  15. Classical Music Discussion
    my favorites movements are Beethoven Symphonys 3 , 9 but and especially Symphony No. 6 " The Pastorale " recently I listen Sibelius shymphonys and now I want to go to Richard Strauss . Any recommendations ?
  16. Classical Music Discussion
    Hello I'm classical music newbie, could you recommend me something similar to this short piano piece? I love the mood and the tempo of it - kind of sad, melancholic, but still somehow expressive and deep. Thank you very much for you recommendations!
  17. Classical Music Discussion
    Any recommendations on Schoenberg music?
  18. Solo & Chamber Music
    So far I have tried Arrau, Uchida, and Brendel. I still feel like something important is missing. What are your favorites? Would love to hear more recommendations.
  19. Recorded Music and Publications
    what other labels are most likely to issue a wide selection of material from contemporary composers? I'm trying to include current music in my playlist, and I'd like to have some sources. Not looking for recommendations - just a good place to start my own research. Thanks
  20. Composer Guestbooks
    Looking for some recommendations for the Dutch composer. I have heard very little but he seems interesting. Thanks!
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