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Offline Daverz

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Re: Classical Music Blogs or Personal Webpages
« Reply #280 on: December 10, 2018, 04:27:35 PM »
For the masochistic among us?

I would sometimes be annoyed if the only review in Fanfare of a disc I was interested in was by LRB.  Well, the blog is free...

I now feel the same way about Huntley Duntley or Dentley Hentely or whatever his name is, though if he ever gets a blog I'll endeavor to forget that fact.

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Re: Classical Music Blogs or Personal Webpages
« Reply #281 on: December 11, 2018, 12:56:01 AM »

The absolute worst was - ditto MWeb - when they let some buffoon write anonymously (because he felt "too important in the industry" to reveal his name). Byzantion was his nome de plume on one of these platforms. Anonymity encourages the worst in us as is, and that person had plenty far to go, in that direction.

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Re: Classical Music Blogs or Personal Webpages
« Reply #283 on: February 17, 2020, 07:59:08 AM »
nothing like the good old metrognome?
is concert sharing dead on the internet?

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Re: Classical Music Blogs or Personal Webpages
« Reply #285 on: June 17, 2020, 11:50:35 AM »
Not a blog, but a very interesting analysis: Novelty and influence of creative works, and quantifying patterns of advances based on probabilistic references networks.
Here is a graph with influece of single composers hilighting shifts from period to period:

« Last Edit: June 17, 2020, 12:07:02 PM by accmacmus »

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Re: Classical Music Blogs or Personal Webpages
« Reply #286 on: June 17, 2020, 04:27:36 PM »
The absolute worst was - ditto MWeb - when they let some buffoon write anonymously (because he felt "too important in the industry" to reveal his name). Byzantion was his nome de plume on one of these platforms. Anonymity encourages the worst in us as is, and that person had plenty far to go, in that direction.
Wait, do you know who Byzantion was? I only ask because, before he "disappeared" from MusicWeb, he once got drunk and sent me a 1 a.m. message which read in its entirety, "Brian you're a knob." (sic)

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Re: Classical Music Blogs or Personal Webpages
« Reply #287 on: June 18, 2020, 06:35:30 PM »
For advanced clarinet players:
tomheimer.ampbk.com/
The Most Advanced Clarinet Book
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austinmacauley.com/author/heimer-tom
(click on book image, PDF samples)
Boreal Ballad for unaccompanied clarinet solo
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