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by maestrob
Mon Mar 01, 2021 1:36 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Voter Suppression Is Grand Larceny
Replies: 0
Views: 4

Voter Suppression Is Grand Larceny

We are watching another theft of power. By Charles M. Blow Opinion Columnist Feb. 28, 2021 In 1890, Mississippi became one of the first states in the country to call a constitutional convention for the express purpose of writing white supremacy into the DNA of the state. At the time, a majority of ...
by maestrob
Mon Mar 01, 2021 12:04 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: CPAC embraces 'blue-collar comeback' despite indications the G.O.P. is no friend of the worker
Replies: 1
Views: 39

Re: CPAC embraces 'blue-collar comeback' despite indications the G.O.P. is no friend of the worker

Just so. Republicans want to rule, not to govern. While that chill is still in my spine, I feel that I'm observing a minority cult, rather than a political party. Trump's poll numbers were down to 30% when he left office after trying to seize control of our government in a delusional effort supporte...
by maestrob
Mon Mar 01, 2021 10:45 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: What NEW discs/music are you adding to your collection?
Replies: 4328
Views: 1528993

Re: What NEW discs/music are you adding to your collection?

https://m.media-amazon.com/images/I/61vLHMcErZL._AC_UY436_FMwebp_QL65_.jpg Dear Gentle Readers, please don't go by the many five star reviews on Amazon for the recording of Mahler's Second Symphony by Osmo Vanska with the very fine Minnesota Orchestra, the orchestra that made the premiere recording...
by maestrob
Mon Mar 01, 2021 10:15 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: What NEW discs/music are you adding to your collection?
Replies: 4328
Views: 1528993

Re: What NEW discs/music are you adding to your collection?

https://m.media-amazon.com/images/I/71TgoBAMtuL._AC_UY436_FMwebp_QL65_.jpg Andrew Manze, it seems, has returned to recording the music of Beethoven in recent years, after putting an excellent Eroica Symphony on CD for Harmonia Mundi back in 2007. He has recorded the Piano Concerti with pianist Mart...
by maestrob
Mon Mar 01, 2021 9:46 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: Today's Les Pêcheurs de Perles c/o Amazon Prime
Replies: 2
Views: 39

Re: Today's Les Pêcheurs de Perles c/o Amazon Prime

Good morning. Len & Sue! :D Bizet's Les Pecheurs de perles can't hold a candle to Carmen, of course, but I find it a lovely work, and, although I agree with your objections to the recent MET stage sets, I was very happy to see it finally presented on the MET stage. I first became curious about this ...
by maestrob
Mon Mar 01, 2021 9:19 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: Black Composers Series reissued by Sony
Replies: 2
Views: 42

Re: Black Composers Series reissued by Sony

This was a set I had to have immediately and got it when first issued. I am happy to see it has been reissued. Some good things therein and I used the set to present my Black History Month program on February 27th, 2021 as well as some recordings by pianist/composer Blind Tom Wiggins. That's great ...
by maestrob
Mon Mar 01, 2021 9:07 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: Rodzinski/NYP Sony announced for April 2
Replies: 12
Views: 1295

Re: Rodzinski/NYP Sony announced for April 2

Yes, another MUST for me, this Szigeti. I preordered the Rodzinski set from Import CDs when it was announced in October 2020. I hope they will NOT forget that I've ordered it and already been charged for the set. I have almost given up on ordering from Presto because of how they are raising their p...
by maestrob
Sun Feb 28, 2021 2:58 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: A Supreme Court Test for What’s Left of the Voting Rights Act
Replies: 0
Views: 59

A Supreme Court Test for What’s Left of the Voting Rights Act

While state legislatures consider new voting restrictions to address claims of election fraud, the justices will hear arguments on what kind of legal scrutiny such laws should face. By Adam Liptak Feb. 28, 2021, 12:24 p.m. ET WASHINGTON — As Republican state lawmakers around the nation are working ...
by maestrob
Sun Feb 28, 2021 2:29 pm
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: Rodzinski/NYP Sony announced for April 2
Replies: 12
Views: 1295

Re: Rodzinski/NYP Sony announced for October 9

$60.95 + sh & tax on 4/2/2021 https://www.importcds.com/the-complete-columbia-album-collection/194397877526 $99.99 4/2/2021 https://www.amazon.com/Complete-Columbia-Album-Collection/dp/B08JV9JWTZ Again! Looks like, since no new recordings are being made due to covid, Sony has been hard at work with...
by maestrob
Sun Feb 28, 2021 2:01 pm
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: 120-disc Ormandy Columbia Legacy box is in the works
Replies: 74
Views: 3915

Re: 120-disc Ormandy Columbia Legacy box is in the works

Now, that's more reasonable! Listed https://www.amazon.com/Columbia-Beethoven-Ormandy-Philadelphia-Orchestra/dp/B08QRXT715/ref=sr_1_2?dchild=1&keywords=ormandy+columbia+legacy&qid=1614538264&sr=8-2 Fascinating! Seconds before I saw your post, I searched for "Ormandy Box," & got nothing new. Amazon ...
by maestrob
Sun Feb 28, 2021 1:58 pm
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: From Easter Island, a Pianist Emerges
Replies: 2
Views: 32

From Easter Island, a Pianist Emerges

https://static01.nyt.com/images/2021/02/27/arts/26mahani-2/merlin_184094427_e33dfc96-722f-4ed4-8a48-7a4a17449243-superJumbo.jpg?quality=90&auto=webp https://static01.nyt.com/images/2021/02/27/arts/26mahani-1/merlin_184094514_65a06b7a-b4a6-45bd-921c-50fef5f48bc1-superJumbo.jpg?quality=90&auto=webp M...
by maestrob
Sun Feb 28, 2021 1:50 pm
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: 120-disc Ormandy Columbia Legacy box is in the works
Replies: 74
Views: 3915

Re: 120-disc Ormandy Columbia Legacy box is in the works

jserraglio wrote:
Sun Feb 28, 2021 1:43 pm
$200.91 + tax & shipping 4/9/2021

https://www.importcds.com/columbia-legacy/19439757482
Now, that's more reasonable!

Thanks, Joe! :D
by maestrob
Sun Feb 28, 2021 1:06 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: China’s Seniors, Seeking Retirement Homes, Find Scams Instead
Replies: 0
Views: 72

China’s Seniors, Seeking Retirement Homes, Find Scams Instead

Rooms and beds for retirees are in short supply as the population ages, leaving many vulnerable to companies pitching risky investments. By Alexandra Stevenson and Cao Li Feb. 27, 2021 The saleswoman waited for Yang Jinzhong at the bus stop. She took Ms. Yang for a tour in her car. With every call ...
by maestrob
Sun Feb 28, 2021 11:36 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Covid-19 Is ‘Probably Going to End My Career’
Replies: 0
Views: 90

Covid-19 Is ‘Probably Going to End My Career’

Being a nurse was already hard. But in the pandemic, it’s become almost impossible. By Theresa Brown Ms. Brown is a nurse and the author of “The Shift: One Nurse, Twelve Hours, Four Patients’ Lives.” Feb. 25, 2021 When the Covid-19 pandemic hit New York this spring, Jessica Fink wanted to help. She...
by maestrob
Sun Feb 28, 2021 11:01 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: The Twilight of the Anti-Trump Idols
Replies: 0
Views: 39

The Twilight of the Anti-Trump Idols

From Andrew Cuomo’s scandals to the European vaccine disaster, after Trump the failures of his foils have been laid bare. By Ross Douthat Opinion Columnist Feb. 27, 2021 Throughout the Trump presidency and especially in the Covid era, there was a quest for figures that could be held up as embodimen...
by maestrob
Sun Feb 28, 2021 10:28 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: When will CPAC be held to account for its idol worship? Nazi hate symbol?
Replies: 3
Views: 74

Re: When will CPAC be held to account for its idol worship? Nazi hate symbol?

Indeed!

I've watched that movie many times, but not recently, and must do so again soon. :mrgreen:
by maestrob
Sun Feb 28, 2021 10:25 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Inside Xinjiang’s Prison State
Replies: 1
Views: 35

Re: Inside Xinjiang’s Prison State

Just finished the incredibly detailed reporting you linked above, Joe. While I've never read it, obviously, I've heard that the Chinese Constitution outlines the human rights of their citizens in exquisite detail. What good is that if those in power ignore them? The same, I'm told, is true in North ...
by maestrob
Sun Feb 28, 2021 9:35 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Eritrean soldiers massacre children during sacred Christian festival in the mountains of Ethiopia
Replies: 1
Views: 38

Re: Eritrean soldiers massacre children during sacred Christian festival in the mountains of Ethiopia

OMG! The world is full of horrors recently, isn't it? I've read that increased temperature has been studied as causing droughts in Africa because of shrinking water supplies to farmers there that in turn causes both rural hunger and mass migrations to cities when those farms fail. I firmly believe t...
by maestrob
Sun Feb 28, 2021 9:20 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: When will CPAC be held to account for its idol worship? Nazi hate symbol?
Replies: 3
Views: 74

Re: When will CPAC be held to account for its idol worship? Nazi hate symbol?

:shock:

Thanks for pointing that out, Joe.

Of course, I'm really not surprised, just shocked that they would be so blatant.

On second thought, not much surprises me about radical conservatives these days.

Never forget. :evil:
by maestrob
Sun Feb 28, 2021 9:13 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: The Season of the Snitch
Replies: 5
Views: 140

Re: The Season of the Snitch

Actually, I don't think Lance comes on to the Corner Pub. Not sure who the other moderators are. Chalkperson, I think, but haven't seen hide nor hair of him for a long time. You're probably safe, Holden - tell me what you really think. :D I like to think that, even though Lance does indeed appear i...
by maestrob
Sun Feb 28, 2021 9:04 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Trump's tax documents are with New York prosecutors. But the clock is ticking.
Replies: 1
Views: 24

Re: Trump's tax documents are with New York prosecutors. But the clock is ticking.

Good point raised and well-reported.

Thanks, Joe.

At any rate, we've got to get moving on this for a variety of reasons, among which is to stop DJT from running again as a credible candidate for president. Not just in 2024, but forever, and that includes his warped offspring.
by maestrob
Sun Feb 28, 2021 8:39 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: Yuval Waldman, Bridge-Building Violinist, Is Dead at 74
Replies: 1
Views: 38

Re: Yuval Waldman, Bridge-Building Violinist, Is Dead at 74

A fine life, devoted to music and uplifting those who heard him play. The story about the Moroccans hearing Bach for the first time was very moving.

R. I. P. Yuval Waldman.
by maestrob
Sun Feb 28, 2021 8:31 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: Antoine Hodge, Opera Singer With a Powerful Work Ethic, Dies at 38
Replies: 1
Views: 33

Re: Antoine Hodge, Opera Singer With a Powerful Work Ethic, Dies at 38

There are many superb singers in opera choruses, that's for sure. These jobs are unionized and incredibly secure. You have to have an incredible level of musicianship and be able to memorize some of the toughest music written in whatever European or Slavic language comes along, including Sanskrit at...
by maestrob
Sat Feb 27, 2021 3:01 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: The Season of the Snitch
Replies: 5
Views: 140

The Season of the Snitch

By Ezra Marcus Feb. 26, 2021 Your group chat isn’t safe. Neither is your unmasked frat party, your socially undistanced wedding — or your attempt to overthrow the United States government in a Viking helmet. They’re watching you; they’re reporting you; “they” may even be someone you love. Throughout...
by maestrob
Sat Feb 27, 2021 2:43 pm
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: What I listened to today
Replies: 1272
Views: 928089

Re: What I listened to today

https://m.media-amazon.com/images/I/91sri7xttmL._AC_UY436_FMwebp_QL65_.jpg There's not much by Andreas Romberg (1767-1821) on CD yet, but what there is sounds wonderful. This new CD by young HIP artists unknown to me filled my ears with quite impressive HIP sounds today, and I plan on adding it to ...
by maestrob
Sat Feb 27, 2021 12:12 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: A baker’s dozen Tea Party Mad Hatters go AWOL to attend CPAC
Replies: 1
Views: 46

Re: A baker’s dozen Tea Party Mad Hatters go AWOL to attend CPAC

Yeah, well, who needs them? :mrgreen:

Besides, this way they don't have to be embarrassed by being searched for weapons while going through the metal detectors installed at the House floor entrances. :evil:

Hypocrisy reigns again on the Right.
by maestrob
Sat Feb 27, 2021 12:01 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: The Campaign to Cancel Wokeness
Replies: 2
Views: 100

Re: The Campaign to Cancel Wokeness

I am strongly critical of many aspects of both critical race theory and its forebear critical legal studies. I strongly agree with the statements made by Henry Louis Gates, Jr. and other people supportive of the First Amendment; most, if not all, of those people would strongly identify with the lef...
by maestrob
Sat Feb 27, 2021 11:42 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Rush Limbaugh Dead from Lung Cancer at 70
Replies: 12
Views: 290

Re: Rush Limbaugh Dead from Lung Cancer at 70

barney wrote:
Sat Feb 27, 2021 5:29 am
I didn't realise a visit from you would increase the whole world's suffering! :lol:
:D

Clever you!
by maestrob
Sat Feb 27, 2021 11:31 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: House passes Equality Act over opposition by Donald’s J.C.P. (Jim Crow Party)
Replies: 1
Views: 68

Re: House passes Equality Act over opposition by Donald’s J.C.P. (Jim Crow Party)

Joe, this is not an issue that I follow closely, so I'm just learning about the Equality Act now. Of course I support it. Romney is quite wrong to oppose this bill. It stops discrimination by businesses, like the guy who didn't want to bake a wedding cake for a gay couple. What arrogant nonsense! My...
by maestrob
Sat Feb 27, 2021 10:39 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: The Left must control its hard/progressive cohort
Replies: 3
Views: 110

Re: The Left must control its hard/progressive cohort

My goodness, Belle, at last I find myself agreeing with you. There is something strange happening in the upper crust private schools here in New York that is more than passing strange, and it's along these lines. I don't know very much about it, as I'm only hearing whispers so far, but I do know tha...
by maestrob
Sat Feb 27, 2021 10:10 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: So you thought you had all of Szell's recordings???
Replies: 4
Views: 93

Re: So you thought you had all of Szell's recordings???

Right, these are not Columbia issues. I have one of these on the BOMC label with Bernstein, as I recall. Here are the liner notes for the Szell compilation from the Somm website. https://d2me0q24x7p585.cloudfront.net/748871501126.pdf The transfer engineer is Lani Spahr . I have some of his transfer...
by maestrob
Sat Feb 27, 2021 9:56 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Manhattan D.A. Now Has Trump’s Tax Returns
Replies: 2
Views: 62

Re: Manhattan D.A. Now Has Trump’s Tax Returns

This is brilliant news. Even if Trump is not going to jail, as he richly deserves, if he is tied up in endless, expensive lawsuits that will help minimise his ultra-malign influence. All indications are that Trump will Fight on in spite of this development. I actually hope he does. Republicans are ...
by maestrob
Sat Feb 27, 2021 9:33 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: So you thought you had all of Szell's recordings???
Replies: 4
Views: 93

Re: So you thought you had all of Szell's recordings???

jserraglio wrote:
Sat Feb 27, 2021 4:11 am
These are the Book of the Month Club Recordings. I own several of the originals on vinyl. They are very good.
Fascinating!

Does that mean that they were not included in the big complete Szell Box issued a while back? I didn't think that Columbia was recording in stereo back in 1955.
by maestrob
Sat Feb 27, 2021 9:26 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: What NEW discs/music are you adding to your collection?
Replies: 4328
Views: 1528993

Re: What NEW discs/music are you adding to your collection?

Fascinating disc, John. It's astounding what can be found these days. The only recordings I have from the first decade of the previous century are those made by Paderewski at his best, restored for the Great Pianists series. I may have to order Colonne's recordings as well. I've heard of the Nikisch...
by maestrob
Sat Feb 27, 2021 9:13 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: Vlado Perlemuter Box
Replies: 4
Views: 91

Re: Vlado Perlemuter Box

It seems as though his Ravel is a must have. Not sure I want the rest. The Amazon page I see has two reviews from France, both with five stars. While they say nothing new, the recordings in this box are indeed the ones from Vox in the mid-fifties, not the later Nimbus stereo recordings made in 1979...
by maestrob
Sat Feb 27, 2021 8:58 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: 120-disc Ormandy Columbia Legacy box is in the works
Replies: 74
Views: 3915

Re: 120-disc Ormandy Columbia Legacy box is in the works

L@@K at this! Heading for 3,800 hits on Mr. Ormandy. Looks like he still has a most interested following. He would be proud! I've noticed that, Lance, and it makes me very happy. Ormandy made some really outstanding recordings, many of demonstration quality, but since we were flooded with them when...
by maestrob
Sat Feb 27, 2021 8:46 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: 1982 Essay on the N. Y. Philharmonic: WHY ISN'T THE PHILARMONIC BETTER?
Replies: 11
Views: 267

Re: 1982 Essay on the N. Y. Philharmonic: WHY ISN'T THE PHILARMONIC BETTER?

Henry, I'm sorry, but for me there was no link at all, just white space. Did others receive the link? Do you mind trying again? Hello, Barney. Have you tried using a different browser? When I read that post with Chrome, I see a youtube box with the usual arrow in the center. When I click on it, it ...
by maestrob
Fri Feb 26, 2021 2:51 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: At Least 23 Republican State Legislatures Have Introduced Bills to Stop Mandatory Workplace Vaccinations
Replies: 0
Views: 35

At Least 23 Republican State Legislatures Have Introduced Bills to Stop Mandatory Workplace Vaccinations

These laws, if enacted, would certainly create a conflict with Federal law. Talk about a party that is anti-science! Read on: Mandatory COVID-19 vaccination programs are not prohibited under federal employment laws so long as employees are permitted to seek valid disability-based or religious exempt...
by maestrob
Fri Feb 26, 2021 2:27 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: The Campaign to Cancel Wokeness
Replies: 2
Views: 100

The Campaign to Cancel Wokeness

How the right is trying to censor critical race theory. By Michelle Goldberg Opinion Columnist Feb. 26, 2021 It’s something of a truism, particularly on the right, that conservatives have claimed the mantle of free speech from an intolerant left that is afraid to engage with uncomfortable ideas. Ev...
by maestrob
Fri Feb 26, 2021 1:30 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: The Paradox of Pandemic Partisanship
Replies: 0
Views: 52

The Paradox of Pandemic Partisanship

Many Republicans consider Biden illegitimate — and support his plans. By Paul Krugman Opinion Columnist Feb. 25, 2021 President Biden’s Covid-19 relief proposal remains incredibly popular; if anything, it’s getting more popular as it barrels through Congress. Multiple polls show that something like...
by maestrob
Fri Feb 26, 2021 11:31 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: A Special Unit to Prosecute Police Killings Has No Convictions
Replies: 0
Views: 82

A Special Unit to Prosecute Police Killings Has No Convictions

The case of Daniel Prude’s death is the latest example of the challenges prosecutors face when they try to hold police officers accountable. By Sarah Maslin Nir, Jonah E. Bromwich and Benjamin Weiser Feb. 26, 2021 Updated 10:39 a.m. ET More than five years ago, Andrew M. Cuomo, the governor of New ...
by maestrob
Fri Feb 26, 2021 11:18 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Manhattan D.A. Now Has Trump’s Tax Returns
Replies: 2
Views: 62

Manhattan D.A. Now Has Trump’s Tax Returns

After an 18-month court battle, prosecutors in Manhattan investigating possible bank and tax fraud have seized former President Donald J. Trump’s tax records. By Jonah E. Bromwich Published Feb. 25, 2021 Updated Feb. 26, 2021, 12:03 a.m. ET Tax and financial records that former President Donald J. ...
by maestrob
Fri Feb 26, 2021 11:11 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Donald will be the G.O.P. standard bearer in 2024, Romney predicts
Replies: 8
Views: 149

Re: Donald will be the G.O.P. standard bearer in 2024, Romney predicts

"Watch what I do, not what I say." McConnell voted to acquit, then launched into a carefully-crafted tirade against Trump aimed, I'm sure, at mollifying the many corporate donors that were then deserting Republican candidates. I said then that I was sure we couldn't trust him, and it has turned out ...
by maestrob
Fri Feb 26, 2021 11:03 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: ‘Mad’ Marjorie is bullying children again, this time a colleague’s daughter
Replies: 4
Views: 83

Re: ‘Mad’ Marjorie is bullying children again, this time a colleague’s daughter

NARAL Pro-Choice America said that Facebook must be held accountable.“Facebook is failing all its users and all Americans by inconsistently enforcing its policies. Facebook and other social media companies continue to spread right-wing disinformation and conspiracy theories at the expense of the tr...
by maestrob
Fri Feb 26, 2021 10:51 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: ‘Mad’ Marjorie is bullying children again, this time a colleague’s daughter
Replies: 4
Views: 83

Re: ‘Mad’ Marjorie is bullying children again, this time a colleague’s daughter

barney wrote:
Fri Feb 26, 2021 6:57 am
Love the first cartoon. Not so keen on the second. Don't like violence normalised.
Agree. Walking the plank, sure, but the knife? A bit too much.
by maestrob
Fri Feb 26, 2021 10:44 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: How to Not Be at the Mercy of a Trumpified G.O.P.
Replies: 2
Views: 85

Re: How to Not Be at the Mercy of a Trumpified G.O.P.

jserraglio wrote:
Fri Feb 26, 2021 6:41 am
G.O.P.?

It’s the J.C.P. now, Jim Crow Party.
Indeed, Joe, I'm afraid you're right.

God help us all.
by maestrob
Fri Feb 26, 2021 10:42 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Rush Limbaugh Dead from Lung Cancer at 70
Replies: 12
Views: 290

Re: Rush Limbaugh Dead from Lung Cancer at 70

Yes, it seems things could go in all sorts of directions in the US. I'm still hopeful - the country has gone through similar experiences and emerged stronger. It seems to me that if the Republicans could ditch Trump and recover some principles and become a proper Opposition to hold the Democrats to...
by maestrob
Fri Feb 26, 2021 10:19 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: Vlado Perlemuter Box
Replies: 4
Views: 91

Vlado Perlemuter Box

https://m.media-amazon.com/images/I/71TdUDKVUjL._AC_UY436_FMwebp_QL65_.jpg Just noticed the above box of recordings by Lithuanian-born pianist Vlado Perlemutter, released in 2019, known for his interpretations of Ravel's piano works, which he studied with the composer himself. In fact, he was even ...
by maestrob
Fri Feb 26, 2021 9:55 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: He Was a ‘Bad Boy’ Harpsichordist, and the Best of His Age
Replies: 5
Views: 125

Re: He Was a ‘Bad Boy’ Harpsichordist, and the Best of His Age

Fascinating article, Len, thanks! Not being one who follows the harpsichord as a solo instrument, I must confess that I was not aware of Ross, but he certainly was a significant, if tragic, presence. That's an astounding recorded legacy for one who died so young. He's at peace now, somewhere. I love...
by maestrob
Fri Feb 26, 2021 9:21 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: Charles Munch 13 CD Warner box
Replies: 12
Views: 4552

Re: Charles Munch 13 CD Warner box

Lance, are you aware of the 14-CD Decca Eloquence set of all his Decca, DG, L'Oiseau Lyre etc recordings? I'm just listening to it now. Some lovely recordings, including a Widor fantasia I'd never heard. Hello, Barney! Just now I spent some time checking out this recent box of Munch's European reco...