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by miranda
Thu Sep 15, 2005 3:51 pm
Forum: ARCHIVED: Classical Music Chatterbox August 2005 to May 31, 2006
Topic: new to this forum and looking for recommendations.....
Replies: 15
Views: 4707

thank you everyone! corlyss, i'd heard of la reverdie, but not of any of the others you mentioned. i'll have to check them out. thanks again! a really beautiful cd that i'd like to mention is called plaisir d' amour: chansons and romances de la france d'autrefois. it's a collection of french folk so...
by miranda
Wed Sep 14, 2005 4:05 pm
Forum: ARCHIVED: Classical Music Chatterbox August 2005 to May 31, 2006
Topic: For Neophytes: What got me into Classical Music
Replies: 62
Views: 18450

classical music is something of a tradition in my mother's family. my grandfather is a lifelong bach enthusiast; i took piano lessons as a child, and i have fond memories of playing a bach piece(can't remember which one), with him sitting by my side, with a look of excitement and affection on his fa...
by miranda
Wed Sep 14, 2005 3:52 pm
Forum: ARCHIVED: Classical Music Chatterbox August 2005 to May 31, 2006
Topic: new to this forum and looking for recommendations.....
Replies: 15
Views: 4707

thanks guys. i have ordered a copy of verdi's requiem, and i'll have to eventually get the bernstein recordings you recommended.

brendan, i like anonymous 4, but i like montserrat figueras better.

thanks again!
by miranda
Tue Sep 13, 2005 5:47 pm
Forum: ARCHIVED: Classical Music Chatterbox August 2005 to May 31, 2006
Topic: new to this forum and looking for recommendations.....
Replies: 15
Views: 4707

new to this forum and looking for recommendations.....

hi all, i'm new here. in the last few years, i've been increasingly drawn to classical music. lately i love listening to a great deal of early music, in particular works performed by jordi savall and monserrat figueras. i also like trio mediaeval. anyone have any other early music recommendations? i...