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  1. Opera
    Don't be afraid. There's no such thing as a stupid question when it comes to the Ring Cycle. Whether we're looking for facts, opinions or suppositions, let's ask and respond to questions about our favourite operatic tetralogy. I'll kick off with this one: Why does the whole four opera work...
  2. Classical Music Discussion
    Hello, Are there any good resources online for learning classical music history? I get physical books whenever I can but don't know of anywhere on the internet to go (except Wikipedia). Sorry if this is posted in the wrong section. Thanks
  3. Strings
    Any professional string players here? If so, has your orchestra played with the entire string section works originally written for a quartet? How did it turn out? Here is Bernstein: Furtwaengler tried the Grosse Fuge with the whole string section, but it was not as successful as Klemperer's.
  4. Ballet
    I was astonished to learn that Bolero was originally a ballet. I found Boulez's CD at the library in the ballet section so it's so cool that I'm learning something new each and everyday!
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