Classical Music Fans - Can You Help Me To Find Something, Please?

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  • txcoastal1txcoastal1 Posts: 8,155
    edited June 4
    Just being able to copy and paste a picture is a major accomplishment. But being able to size and crop pics? That could possibly cause bodily damage that I'm not prepared to sustain (at least my own body, it is beat up too much already).

    LOL, Scott's an IT guy, and fookin' with u....and kinda makin' fun of the music, kinda like Air Supply...ya' know the hits we fall asleep with
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  • txcoastal1txcoastal1 Posts: 8,155
    They all had their place...just not in my library
    But many have been seen at events from weddings to Bar Mitzvah's doing the YMCA :D
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  • txcoastal1txcoastal1 Posts: 8,155
    Instead of Bread

    How about breadfan...
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  • txcoastal1txcoastal1 Posts: 8,155
    edited June 4
    When it comes to classical I prefer the piano and the strings i.e. cello played in the C-G minor...the darker side of classical IMHO

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  • txcoastal1txcoastal1 Posts: 8,155
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  • txcoastal1txcoastal1 Posts: 8,155
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  • txcoastal1txcoastal1 Posts: 8,155
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  • txcoastal1txcoastal1 Posts: 8,155
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  • MrBuhlMrBuhl Posts: 1,887
    edited June 4
    If you like vocals, you will be stunned by any of these from Tallis Scholars on the Gimell label. I'm always shocked at quality and musicality of the voices in this group. Telarc quality recordings too. Inspiring really what the human voice can do.

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  • txcoastal1txcoastal1 Posts: 8,155
    If you enjoy the piano check out-Valentina Lisitsa, a true master IMHO
    Great concert works is: Valentina Lisitsa Live At The Royal Albert Hall

    An example of her mad fingers, especially after the 5min mark:

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  • voltzvoltz Posts: 4,638
    txcoastal1 wrote: »
    When it comes to classical I prefer the piano and the strings i.e. cello played in the C-G minor...the darker side of classical IMHO


    Agree :)

    A great verson of the Bach Cello suites is by Janos Starker
    http://store.acousticsounds.com/d/98274/Janos_Starker-Bach_6_Cello_Suites-DSD_Single_Rate_28MHz64fs_Download
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  • voltzvoltz Posts: 4,638
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  • txcoastal1txcoastal1 Posts: 8,155
    Scott,
    You may inquire at your local Mickey D'ssss

    McDonald's using classical music to calm rowdy customers

    http://www.foxnews.com/food-drink/2017/07/11/mcdonalds-using-classical-music-to-calm-rowdy-customers.html
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