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Forum: General Discussion 01-27-2018, 06:07 PM
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Just finished Lucrezia Borgia on DVD staring...

Just finished Lucrezia Borgia on DVD staring Renee Fleming. Awesome production!

Up next La Fanciulla del West.
Forum: Beethoven and Classical Music Discussion 01-27-2018, 06:06 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 1,138
Posted By Harvey
Working my way through a 20 CD set: Dame Janet...

Working my way through a 20 CD set: Dame Janet Baker, The Great EMI Recordings.

Wonderful voice!
Forum: Beethoven and Classical Music Discussion 01-07-2018, 04:43 AM
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Views: 1,138
Posted By Harvey
Recent symphonic listening: Beethoven's Sixth,...

Recent symphonic listening: Beethoven's Sixth, Mendelssohn's 4th, Rachmaninoff's 1st, and Mahler's 2nd.
Forum: General Discussion 12-21-2017, 02:56 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 159
Posted By Harvey
Maybe this video is on You Tube? Some things end...

Maybe this video is on You Tube? Some things end up there that never make it to DVD.
Forum: Beethoven and Classical Music Discussion 12-06-2017, 05:15 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 1,138
Posted By Harvey
Rachmaninoff Symphony #1. I just "discovered"...

Rachmaninoff Symphony #1. I just "discovered" Rachmaninoff symphonies. Of the three, #1 is by far my favorite.
Forum: Beethoven and Classical Music Discussion 11-10-2017, 11:56 PM
Replies: 175
Views: 5,516
Posted By Harvey
Der Freischutz. Behrens, Kollo, Meven, Donath. ...

Der Freischutz. Behrens, Kollo, Meven, Donath. Cond. Kubelik.
Forum: General Discussion 11-03-2017, 04:28 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 9,520
Posted By Harvey
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Forum: Beethoven and Classical Music Discussion 11-02-2017, 03:44 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,072
Posted By Harvey
I am going to have to take mostly opera, but will...

I am going to have to take mostly opera, but will throw in a single disk combo of Beethoven's 5th and 6th symphonies. For opera it is going to be hard to choose but,

Beethoven's Fidelio (2...
Forum: Beethoven and Classical Music Discussion 10-15-2017, 06:23 AM
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Views: 5,516
Posted By Harvey
I am listening to Anna Bolena featuring Joan...

I am listening to Anna Bolena featuring Joan Sutherland as Anna and conducted by Bonynge.
Forum: Beethoven and Classical Music Discussion 10-08-2017, 09:14 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,072
Posted By Harvey
Can I count my 84-CD Complete Beethoven Set as...

Can I count my 84-CD Complete Beethoven Set as one of the ten choices to take to the desert Island? :)
Forum: Beethoven and Classical Music Discussion 07-19-2017, 01:53 PM
Replies: 175
Views: 5,516
Posted By Harvey
My favorite recording of the Choral...

My favorite recording of the Choral Fantasy:
London Philharmonic Orchestra.
Bernard Haitink conducting.
Alfred Brendel, piano.
https://youtu.be/E145w0qRc4w
Forum: Beethoven and Classical Music Discussion 06-14-2017, 12:50 AM
Replies: 175
Views: 5,516
Posted By Harvey
Its a wonderful work! My favorite recording of...

Its a wonderful work! My favorite recording of it is the one conducted by Haitink.
Forum: General Discussion 04-17-2017, 02:28 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 294
Posted By Harvey
Thanks. And happy Easter to you too.

Thanks. And happy Easter to you too.
Forum: Beethoven and Classical Music Discussion 03-31-2017, 08:45 PM
Replies: 163
Views: 6,858
Posted By Harvey
Beethoven. Fidelio with Jonas Kaufman.

Beethoven. Fidelio with Jonas Kaufman.
Forum: Beethoven and Classical Music Discussion 03-26-2017, 06:21 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 431
Posted By Harvey
Not sure this one qualifies as forgotten, but...

Not sure this one qualifies as forgotten, but perhaps obscure:

Prokofiev, Betrothal in a Monastery

I am watching a DVD of this and it plays out much like a Rossini opera, even happens in Seville.
Forum: Beethoven and Classical Music Discussion 03-26-2017, 01:55 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 364
Posted By Harvey
Well, at least the tombstone is legible. :)

Well, at least the tombstone is legible. :)
Forum: Beethoven and Classical Music Discussion 03-22-2017, 04:50 AM
Replies: 163
Views: 6,858
Posted By Harvey
Mahler symphony #7, Levine.

Mahler symphony #7, Levine.
Forum: Beethoven and Classical Music Discussion 03-17-2017, 02:30 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 431
Posted By Harvey
Thanks. Always nice to explore operas and that...

Thanks. Always nice to explore operas and that article gives brief synopses so we can quickly screen them for our interest.

Here is a forgotten opera that I recently got into and the DVD...
Forum: Beethoven and Classical Music Discussion 03-15-2017, 03:30 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,092
Posted By Harvey
Or went missing for 15 years! :)

Or went missing for 15 years! :)
Forum: Beethoven and Classical Music Discussion 03-14-2017, 12:50 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,092
Posted By Harvey
Saturday Night I attended Beethoven's Missa...

Saturday Night I attended Beethoven's Missa Solemnis at Hill Auditorium on the campus of the University of Michigan. It was wonderful. All the soloists were very good but IMO the tenor was not the...
Forum: Beethoven and Classical Music Discussion 03-05-2017, 12:20 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,115
Posted By Harvey
I wanted to see a Beethoven quote but they did...

I wanted to see a Beethoven quote but they did not include one. But I do like the Mendelssohn quote.

EDIT: may as well add a Beethoven quote here...
Forum: Beethoven and Classical Music Discussion 02-13-2017, 04:28 AM
Replies: 163
Views: 6,858
Posted By Harvey
It was an excellent evening. I am looking...

It was an excellent evening. I am looking forward to the Ann Arbor symphony performing Beethoven's Missa Solemnis next month.
Forum: Beethoven and Classical Music Discussion 02-11-2017, 10:54 PM
Replies: 163
Views: 6,858
Posted By Harvey
Last night: Beethoven Symphony No. 1 in C Major,...

Last night:

Beethoven Symphony No. 1 in C Major, Op. 21
Beethoven Piano Concerto No. 4 in G Major, Op. 58
Beethoven Symphony No. 9 in d minor, Op. 125

Budapest Festival Orchestra: Iván Fischer,...
Forum: Beethoven and Classical Music Discussion 02-09-2017, 12:38 AM
Replies: 163
Views: 6,858
Posted By Harvey
Wagner's Ring conducted by Hans Swarowsky, 1968.

Wagner's Ring conducted by Hans Swarowsky, 1968.
Forum: Beethoven and Classical Music Discussion 02-05-2017, 01:30 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,042
Posted By Harvey
For some inexplicable (to me) reason, Melody's...

For some inexplicable (to me) reason, Melody's profile says,

Last Activity: 12-31-1969 07:00 PM

Somehow she was on here before the internet was invented! Must be a visitor from the future? So, if...
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