This used to be a popular BBC 4 show. I dunno, maybe it still is.
Anyway, several years ago, I met some guy (no, I didn't meet myself:)--it was some journalist or other) at a small dinner party and damned if he didn't ask me what my one desert island disc would be. Well, I gave him an answer...
A better and more fun way to do a TC most rec operas list?
It's done in batches of ten.
Each member votes for 10 operas of their choice.
In order of preference.
It's done one week at a time.
The top choice is given 10 points, the next 9, the next 8 and so on down to 1.
After one week the...
Family meals are great at the weekends, usually on a Sunday, lunch and or dinners. It's a time to talk about what happened during the week or what might happen next week, perhaps with some classical music discussions in between. :)
Do you have Sunday meals? Do you enjoy these or do you miss...
Haydn completes a new symphony for his employer to be first performed next Thursday evening.
Wagner completes Parsifal to be premiered next month.
Cage completes Sonatas and Interludes to be performed next week.
Alma Deutscher completes her violin concerto for premiere this week.
But when do...
For those that listen to the weekly broadcasts, a place to discuss the performances if you like.
Last week was Barber of Seville.
This Saturday is Meistersinger.
Let's discuss the weekly broadcasts here. :)