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by Bogey
Tue Nov 13, 2007 11:15 pm
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: What are YOU listening to today?
Replies: 16255
Views: 3156636

Shostakovich Symphony No. 11
Haitink/Concertegebouw
London
by Bogey
Fri Feb 16, 2007 1:53 pm
Forum: ARCHIVED: Corner Pub May 2006 to Feb 26 2007
Topic: Anyone Remember the Movie, The Egyptian?
Replies: 7
Views: 4565

FWIW, Bernard Herrmann's score was made available and released back in 2005 by Film Score Monthly and is now only available on the secondary market, as it just recently went out of print:

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by Bogey
Sat Jan 20, 2007 6:17 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: What are you listening to? Jazz, World, New Age, Rock, etc.
Replies: 1321
Views: 585322

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by Bogey
Sat Jan 20, 2007 3:17 pm
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: What are you listening to?
Replies: 2843
Views: 582073

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by Bogey
Sat Jan 20, 2007 12:46 am
Forum: ARCHIVED: Classical Music Chatterbox May 2006 to Feb 26 2007
Topic: Honegger
Replies: 17
Views: 7035

James wrote:
walboi wrote:You could also try the famous Karajan recording of the 2 & 3 symphonies.
DGG Originals 447-435-2
Harry
I second that recommendation, excellent disc.
Agreed.
by Bogey
Sat Jan 20, 2007 12:40 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: What are you listening to? Jazz, World, New Age, Rock, etc.
Replies: 1321
Views: 585322

I talk LP's. I have about 3,000. I have that and many Brubecks on LPs. I really dont listen to them much....Although my system is still intact...CD's are easier. I have many more cd's... I have quite abit Nat Cole, my absolutely favorite album of his is LOVE IS THE THING. I think thats his best.......
by Bogey
Fri Jan 19, 2007 8:08 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: What are you listening to? Jazz, World, New Age, Rock, etc.
Replies: 1321
Views: 585322

Are we talking LP'S here...... Not in my case....love 'em, but the storage is a bit much for me. I guess the next generation will (or already is) saying this about cds. :D Tonight: 5 in the tray from the gentleman below. http://ec1.images-amazon.com/images/G/01/ciu/e4/53/a56ed250fca0759d677a1010._A...
by Bogey
Fri Jan 19, 2007 7:51 pm
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: What are you listening to?
Replies: 2843
Views: 582073

Mozart--Quintet for Piano and Winds, K452; Brendel, Hungarian Wind Qt. In 1794 Mozart described this as "the best work I ever composed." GK I have Brendel with Hermann Baumann, Eduard Brunner, Heinz Holliger, and Klaus Thunemann for this piece on Phillips. I take it this is not the same as yours, o...
by Bogey
Fri Jan 19, 2007 9:01 am
Forum: ARCHIVED: Classical Music Chatterbox May 2006 to Feb 26 2007
Topic: The fascination for old recordings
Replies: 34
Views: 14088

Some of you have already mentioned some "historical" recordings that you enjoy. What others on your shelf do you find wonderful to own?
by Bogey
Fri Jan 19, 2007 8:56 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: What are you listening to?
Replies: 2843
Views: 582073

Beethoven Cello Sonatas* Casals/Horszowski* (Pearl)


Good Morning :D
by Bogey
Fri Jan 19, 2007 8:34 am
Forum: ARCHIVED: Classical Music Chatterbox May 2006 to Feb 26 2007
Topic: The fascination for old recordings
Replies: 34
Views: 14088

My Casals/Horszowski* Beethoven Cello Sonatas on Pearl (1930's) are absolutely superb Harry. His playing is wonderful.....in fact, I believe it is a good time to spin these. Plus, I have to admit, the hisses and pops just give it a different listening experience that I enjoy from time to time. Actua...
by Bogey
Fri Jan 19, 2007 12:02 am
Forum: ARCHIVED: Classical Music Chatterbox May 2006 to Feb 26 2007
Topic: Here's what I bought with my Christmas Gift Cards
Replies: 12
Views: 6561

Re: Here's what I bought with my Christmas Gift Cards

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Absolutely love this recording. This is one of the first cds that got me hooked on classical music. I thought it to be out of print however. Where did you "land" this one...so to speak. :wink:
by Bogey
Thu Jan 18, 2007 11:57 pm
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: What are you listening to?
Replies: 2843
Views: 582073

Mozart--Quintet for Piano and Winds, K452; Brendel, Hungarian Wind Qt. In 1794 Mozart described this as "the best work I ever composed." GK I have Brendel with Hermann Baumann, Eduard Brunner, Heinz Holliger, and Klaus Thunemann for this piece on Phillips. I take it this is not the same as yours, o...
by Bogey
Thu Jan 18, 2007 11:14 pm
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: What are you listening to?
Replies: 2843
Views: 582073

gperkins151 wrote:Klien, Mozart, Piano Sonatas
I recently heard that these are quite enjoyable George. :mrgreen:
by Bogey
Thu Jan 18, 2007 10:48 pm
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: What are you listening to?
Replies: 2843
Views: 582073

Due to xiaopv's thread:

Beethoven Piano Sonatas Nos. 28, 30-32 Kempff (DG/Stereo)

No. 29 is on the disc before this one. :D
by Bogey
Thu Jan 18, 2007 10:34 pm
Forum: ARCHIVED: Classical Music Chatterbox May 2006 to Feb 26 2007
Topic: [Need Recommendations]Kempff's Beethoven
Replies: 21
Views: 11176

And I cannot disagree with Georges take on the MONO set....if I would have started with these, I would have been VERY happy with them as well and then be looking to get the stereo cycle down the road. One thing that may also persuade you to get the MONO cycle is that it is probably more likely to go...
by Bogey
Thu Jan 18, 2007 10:28 pm
Forum: ARCHIVED: Classical Music Chatterbox May 2006 to Feb 26 2007
Topic: [Need Recommendations]Kempff's Beethoven
Replies: 21
Views: 11176

I am VERY happy with the Kempff stereo cycle of the piano sonatas....having said this, I have heard nothing but good things about the mono set which may be worth putting on the shelf beside my stereo set down the road. One thing to remember is there are two stereo editions....well, sort of: http://e...
by Bogey
Thu Jan 18, 2007 10:06 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: What are you listening to? Jazz, World, New Age, Rock, etc.
Replies: 1321
Views: 585322

Well, there hasn’t been as much interest in this thread as I hoped, but I’ll soldier on a little while longer. This evening I’ve been listening to http://images.amazon.com/images/P/B00005MOCT.01.MZZZZZZZ.jpg Ellington is often mentioned as a major American composer as well as the leader and pianist...
by Bogey
Thu Jan 18, 2007 9:09 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: What are you listening to? Jazz, World, New Age, Rock, etc.
Replies: 1321
Views: 585322

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Enjoy it more than Volume I....at least this week :wink:

PS: Haydnseek,
Thornhill has been noted. I will try to find some samples.
by Bogey
Thu Jan 18, 2007 7:53 pm
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: What are you listening to?
Replies: 2843
Views: 582073

My Pleasure... I was wondering if you own any of the sonatas on cpo? If so, these will make you quickly forget them...I prefer the viola and cello playing over the violin playing..Great warm superb sound... The only disc of the series Im not fond of is number 6......(mostly organ works one trumpet ...
by Bogey
Thu Jan 18, 2007 7:23 pm
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: What are you listening to?
Replies: 2843
Views: 582073

Haydn Piano Sonatas 10-15 McCabe (London)

Absolutely sparkling!
by Bogey
Thu Jan 18, 2007 6:28 pm
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: What are you listening to?
Replies: 2843
Views: 582073

Brahms Symphony No.1 HvK/BPO (DG)-1977 or '78
by Bogey
Thu Jan 18, 2007 6:11 pm
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: Is It Time For a Vivaldi Complete Collection?
Replies: 47
Views: 21199

DavidW wrote:I like Vivaldi's Concerti, but more importantly I love his other works, and I'm talking about his choral works. A complete Vivaldi edition would be interesting if only to unearth works we haven't heard before, especially outside of the concerto. :)
Great point David!
by Bogey
Thu Jan 18, 2007 8:36 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: What are you listening to? Jazz, World, New Age, Rock, etc.
Replies: 1321
Views: 585322

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by Bogey
Thu Jan 18, 2007 8:34 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: What are you listening to?
Replies: 2843
Views: 582073

Just finished up:

Copland Quiet City Bernstein/NYPO (DG)

On to some jazz for the drive to work. Good morning.
by Bogey
Thu Jan 18, 2007 5:17 am
Forum: ARCHIVED: Classical Music Chatterbox May 2006 to Feb 26 2007
Topic: Clarinet - Recording Recommendations
Replies: 11
Views: 7301

Re: Clarinet - Recording Recommendations

For the Copland Clarinet Concerto:Stanley Drucker, clarinet w/NYP/Leonard Bernstein Though I have not purchased this work yet, I agree with Lance here on this one: http://ec2.images-amazon.com/images/P/B000001GES.01._AA240_SCLZZZZZZZ_.jpg Plus you get what seems to be a decent version of El Salón M...
by Bogey
Thu Jan 18, 2007 5:00 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: Is It Time For a Vivaldi Complete Collection?
Replies: 47
Views: 21199

They will Bill, so much I understand. They prepare boxes of all these composers. I do however not know when! :shock: Harry, I have stayed away from the Bach and Mozart box sets, but the Beethoven and Haydn ones may be just too tempting for me.....especially if they dip down and Arkive sells them fo...
by Bogey
Thu Jan 18, 2007 4:52 am
Forum: ARCHIVED: Classical Music Chatterbox May 2006 to Feb 26 2007
Topic: Quotations from Finnish conductor Leif Segerstam
Replies: 16
Views: 8096

As the beginner of this thread, I feel constrained to note that I have changed my recommendation for Mahler symphony cycles from the Bernstein Sony to the Segerstam/Chandos, and that his Mahler 2 in particular is one of the 8 CD issues I listed as the best I first encountered in 2006. His Resurrect...
by Bogey
Wed Jan 17, 2007 8:45 pm
Forum: ARCHIVED: Classical Music Chatterbox May 2006 to Feb 26 2007
Topic: Hitchcock's Film Music
Replies: 16
Views: 8651

My two favorite soundtracks for Hitch are Psycho and Vertigo..... I will take that as a "yes" and throw on my wish list....but I do need to watch the movie again. For the Psycho soundtrack, do you have the McNeely re-recording below? http://ec2.images-amazon.com/images/P/B000001502.01._AA240_SCLZZZ...
by Bogey
Wed Jan 17, 2007 8:23 pm
Forum: ARCHIVED: Classical Music Chatterbox May 2006 to Feb 26 2007
Topic: Quotations from Finnish conductor Leif Segerstam
Replies: 16
Views: 8096

How disrespecting....doesn't anyone want to mention his Mahler cycle.... As far as "disrespecting", are you referring to Hitch's quote or that Segerstam's Mahler has gone unmentioned? 8) On another Leif note, David Ross recommended his Sibelius Cycle to me last year and it has been nothing short of...
by Bogey
Wed Jan 17, 2007 7:58 pm
Forum: ARCHIVED: Classical Music Chatterbox May 2006 to Feb 26 2007
Topic: Hitchcock's Film Music
Replies: 16
Views: 8651

Here is a question for you maskedman: Do you believe the Vertigo soundtrack stands alone as enjoyable music without one having to enjoy the film. I for one usually have to enjoy the film in order to enjoy the music. A few exceptions for me are: The American President (Marc Shaiman) Batman (Danny Elf...
by Bogey
Wed Jan 17, 2007 7:31 pm
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: Is It Time For a Vivaldi Complete Collection?
Replies: 47
Views: 21199

Well if we have to believe Brilliant Records, that is going to happen :!: Harry And Harry I am also hoping for Haydn and Beethoven sets as well from this company....that way I can mortar between the "bricks" that I am already fortunate enough to have on my shelves. :wink: Dear Bill your prayers hav...
by Bogey
Wed Jan 17, 2007 7:24 pm
Forum: ARCHIVED: Classical Music Chatterbox May 2006 to Feb 26 2007
Topic: Hitchcock's Film Music
Replies: 16
Views: 8651

I could not agree more. Psycho is one of my all-time favorite soundtracks. Bogey, What about Vertigo? I have not given that a fair enough listen as it is not one of my favorite films by Hitch....though the camera work/shooting/cinemetography is absolutely incredible. And even more than the story, m...
by Bogey
Wed Jan 17, 2007 7:10 pm
Forum: ARCHIVED: Classical Music Chatterbox May 2006 to Feb 26 2007
Topic: Clarinet - Recording Recommendations
Replies: 11
Views: 7301

For Mozart : http://ec1.images-amazon.com/images/P/B0000006VG.01._AA240_SCLZZZZZZZ_.jpg Here are some reviews and samples: http://www.amazon.com/Mozart-Clarinet-Concerto-Quintet/dp/B0000006VG/sr=1-1/qid=1169078908/ref=sr_1_1/102-7134284-2880939?ie=UTF8&s=music and you get the Clarinet Quintet :D
by Bogey
Wed Jan 17, 2007 7:06 pm
Forum: ARCHIVED: Classical Music Chatterbox May 2006 to Feb 26 2007
Topic: Quotations from Finnish conductor Leif Segerstam
Replies: 16
Views: 8096

jserraglio wrote:
  • "People say I hate musicians. They are wrong. I only hate the bad ones."
    --Fritz Reiner
Reminds me a bit of Alfred Hitchcock when he said:

I never said all actors are cattle; what I said was all actors should be treated like cattle.
by Bogey
Wed Jan 17, 2007 7:01 pm
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: What are you listening to?
Replies: 2843
Views: 582073

Another library "dry run": Krommer Partitas for Wind Ensemble Michael Thompson Wind Ensemble Vol. 3 (Naxos) Good morning folks. Good morning Bill :!: The Krommer disc is a good one. If not played to loud, it will give lots of pleasure! Harry It was a very nice disc to listen to and at 8 bones silly...
by Bogey
Wed Jan 17, 2007 8:46 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: Is It Time For a Vivaldi Complete Collection?
Replies: 47
Views: 21199

walboi wrote:Well if we have to believe Brilliant Records, that is going to happen :!:
Harry
And Harry I am also hoping for Haydn and Beethoven sets as well from this company....that way I can mortar between the "bricks" that I am already fortunate enough to have on my shelves. :wink:
by Bogey
Wed Jan 17, 2007 8:43 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: What are you listening to?
Replies: 2843
Views: 582073

Another library "dry run":

Krommer Partitas for Wind Ensemble Michael Thompson Wind Ensemble Vol. 3 (Naxos)

Good morning folks.
by Bogey
Tue Jan 16, 2007 10:52 pm
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: What are you listening to?
Replies: 2843
Views: 582073

From the library:

Richter Rediscovered: Carnegie Hall Recital December 26, 1960.

Would of been pretty nice to find a pair of these "duckets" in one's stocking to this show.
by Bogey
Tue Jan 16, 2007 8:56 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: What are you listening to?
Replies: 2843
Views: 582073

Haydn/Hummel/L. Mozart Trumpet Concertos Marsalis/Leppard/National Philharmonic Orchestra (CBS)

Good morning.
by Bogey
Mon Jan 15, 2007 3:19 pm
Forum: ARCHIVED: Classical Music Chatterbox May 2006 to Feb 26 2007
Topic: Online sampling and CD buying habits
Replies: 21
Views: 8599

I use sampling quite a bit and hand in hand with recommendations from others who seem to have the same "likes" in classical music. I rarely buy without some sort of pre-listening (radio, sampling, listening to it at a used shop, etc.).
by Bogey
Mon Jan 15, 2007 3:13 pm
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: What are you listening to?
Replies: 2843
Views: 582073

Vivaldi The Four Seasons Loveday, violin and Marriner/ASMF (Argo)

Autumn (my favorite of the four) will get a second spin. :D
by Bogey
Mon Jan 15, 2007 2:31 pm
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: Is It Time For a Vivaldi Complete Collection?
Replies: 47
Views: 21199

Thank you Harry. So I take it that Vol. 1 has 3 cds, but that covers all the overtures.....and other volumes will cover other types of music?
by Bogey
Mon Jan 15, 2007 1:15 pm
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: Is It Time For a Vivaldi Complete Collection?
Replies: 47
Views: 21199

I am well on my way, to aquire lots of Telemann's works, including the new Brilliant series, and I bought the MDG telemann releases. Looks promising! :!: Harry :lol: Is this the first in the series Harry?: http://ec2.images-amazon.com/images/P/B000HRME50.01._AA240_SCLZZZZZZZ_V36354310_.jpg and have...
by Bogey
Mon Jan 15, 2007 1:13 pm
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: What are you listening to?
Replies: 2843
Views: 582073

Vivaldi The Complete Works for Italian Lute of His Period Jakob Lindberg, lute and The Drottningholm Baroque Ensemble (BIS)
by Bogey
Mon Jan 15, 2007 1:08 pm
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: Is It Time For a Vivaldi Complete Collection?
Replies: 47
Views: 21199

I am well on my way, to aquire lots of Telemann's works, including the new Brilliant series, and I bought the MDG telemann releases. Looks promising! :!: Harry :lol: Is this the first in the series Harry?: http://ec2.images-amazon.com/images/P/B000HRME50.01._AA240_SCLZZZZZZZ_V36354310_.jpg and have...
by Bogey
Mon Jan 15, 2007 12:55 pm
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: What are you listening to?
Replies: 2843
Views: 582073

Good day to you all including Karl, George Bogey and many others I know from somewhere else. :roll: Harry Well hello there Harry. Just to let you, George, David, and Gurn know that I went with: http://ec1.images-amazon.com/images/P/B00000J2PS.01._SCTZZZZZZZ_V1116138455_.jpg After much diliberation ...
by Bogey
Mon Jan 15, 2007 12:14 pm
Forum: ARCHIVED: Classical Music Chatterbox May 2006 to Feb 26 2007
Topic: Capturing seasons in music
Replies: 17
Views: 6697

Two possible "seasons" in Shostakovich's 11th: early January 1905 or late-October-early-November 1956! Or, better yet, the same season: military repression. I tend to picture January 1905, but this is probably due to the fact that this is what my London cd pictures. Where are you from in Maine Pist...
by Bogey
Mon Jan 15, 2007 11:46 am
Forum: ARCHIVED: Classical Music Chatterbox May 2006 to Feb 26 2007
Topic: Capturing seasons in music
Replies: 17
Views: 6697

Two possible "seasons" in Shostakovich's 11th: early January 1905 or late-October-early-November 1956! Or, better yet, the same season: military repression. I tend to picture January 1905, but this is probably due to the fact that this is what my London cd pictures. Where are you from in Maine Pist...
by Bogey
Mon Jan 15, 2007 11:44 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: What are you listening to?
Replies: 2843
Views: 582073

Bach Complete Harpsichord Concerti Vol. II Leonhardt/ Leonhardt Consort (Musical Heritage Society)

Would love to track down Vol. I of this set.