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  1. Solved Cases (archive)
    Hello, I made this account because I need the help of some classical music experts :p. I'm obviously not a big classical music fan though I really like Ralph Vaughan Williams, Debussy, Satie and a couple of others. The song I'm looking for plays in this video . It starts at 0:40 and ends at...
  2. Vocal Music
    Verdi's Requiem and my Mother Years ago, my mother adored the Toscanini live mono recording of the Verdi Requiem. She was so enthralled with it that she insisted that one of the soprano/mezzo soprano duets (“Recordare, Jesu pie....”) be played at her funeral. I didn't know what to make of my...
  3. Opera
    Conducting Verdi's operas is one of the most dangerous tasks, imo. Verdi's music can sound sublime or quite dull, depending on who's holding the baton... I have in mind some prestigious but "unsuited" conductors I've heard live at La Scala who just ruined the performance by delivering in the...
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