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Re: Purchases Today
« Reply #19420 on: December 09, 2017, 12:25:01 PM »
Yep!  :)

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PS Did you also notice the 3 for €15 offer?

https://www.amazon.de/gp/browse.html?node=4806796031&p_6=A3JWKAKR8XB7XF
Yeah I saw all the offers :D I tried to stay away from them but I couldn't pass up the Rial & Huelgas discs.
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« Reply #19421 on: December 09, 2017, 01:16:57 PM »
Yeah I saw all the offers :D I tried to stay away from them but I couldn't pass up the Rial & Huelgas discs.

I noticed, good move....  :)

Now I just succumbed too - got 3 for 10 & 3 for 15, free shipping.... It's  torture.... :P

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« Reply #19422 on: December 10, 2017, 12:18:38 AM »
I got a 20% discount coupon from jpc, so now my Christmas shopping is done










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« Reply #19423 on: December 10, 2017, 04:39:14 AM »
I noticed, good move....  :)

Now I just succumbed too - got 3 for 10 & 3 for 15, free shipping.... It's  torture.... :P

:D

And here they are:

 

 

 

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« Reply #19424 on: December 10, 2017, 05:06:31 AM »
And here they are:



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That one looks awfully tempting.

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« Reply #19425 on: December 10, 2017, 06:14:47 AM »
@Que I really like that Giulia Nuti disc! And if memory doesn't play any tricks, the "Young Vivaldi" one is mighty good, too!
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« Reply #19426 on: December 10, 2017, 07:01:11 AM »
I got a 20% discount coupon from jpc, so now my Christmas shopping is done



Pounds the table! Love that set of PCs.
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« Reply #19427 on: December 10, 2017, 08:12:08 AM »
@Que I really like that Giulia Nuti disc! And if memory doesn't play any tricks, the "Young Vivaldi" one is mighty good, too!

Thanks, looking forward to them!  :)

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« Reply #19428 on: December 10, 2017, 11:43:34 AM »
Pounds the table! Love that set of PCs.

I've never been too much impressed by his symphonies, but I've read very good things on his piano concertos.
I'm more familiar with his chamber music, in particular with his amazing string quartets. Have you ever heard them?
Unfortunately they are quite neglected by the record labels and seldom programmed in the concert seasons, but they really deserve much more attention...

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« Reply #19429 on: December 10, 2017, 01:27:23 PM »
I got a 20% discount coupon from jpc, so now my Christmas shopping is done










 :)

Now I have some ideas on what to use mine on...

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« Reply #19430 on: December 10, 2017, 03:16:52 PM »
And here is my jpc order with GioCar's help for some of it.


I must admit that JPC's prices were below Amazon MP even before the VAT deduction and the coupon.

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« Reply #19431 on: December 10, 2017, 03:19:28 PM »
I hope you enjoy the Milhaud more than I did, Jeffrey. I like that Malipiero set a lot.
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« Reply #19432 on: December 10, 2017, 05:17:07 PM »
I hope you enjoy the Milhaud more than I did, Jeffrey. I like that Malipiero set a lot.

You aren't the only one who didn't particularly care for the Milhaud.  But it's been on my wishlist for a  long time, and I'm only paying 20€ so I won't need to cry much if I don't like it.

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« Reply #19433 on: December 10, 2017, 07:16:59 PM »
You aren't the only one who didn't particularly care for the Milhaud.  But it's been on my wishlist for a  long time, and I'm only paying 20€ so I won't need to cry much if I don't like it.

That’s nothing to cry about for sure. Who knows, you may like it? It’s interesting how tastes change as we get older. I initially liked the Milhaud symphonies, but with more listening, and a rather long passage of time since I had last heard them, upon revisitation my opinion seemed to have changed for the worse.
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« Reply #19434 on: December 10, 2017, 09:37:04 PM »
Being a huge Copland fan, I couldn’t let these slip past me any longer:





Of particular interest is the ballet Hear Ye! Hear Ye!, which I’ll have to read up on, but it’s apparently about a court trial (?). Utterly fascinating, not because of the story itself, but because only Copland would compose something like this.
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« Reply #19435 on: December 10, 2017, 09:46:06 PM »
And here is my jpc order with GioCar's help for some of it.

 ;)

I must admit that JPC's prices were below Amazon MP even before the VAT deduction and the coupon.

JPC's prices on their home label (CPO) are often unbeatable.

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« Reply #19436 on: December 11, 2017, 01:00:04 AM »
And here is my jpc order with GioCar's help for some of it.
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I must admit that JPC's prices were below Amazon MP even before the VAT deduction and the coupon.
I got those two sets not too long ago (also form jpc). As opposed to other GMGers, I am finding quite a bit to enjoy in the Milhaud symphonies (of which I previously only knew a handful).

Do let us know you impressions, Jeffrey, once you've explored these works.

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Re: Purchases Today
« Reply #19437 on: December 11, 2017, 02:03:15 AM »
Got my last Christmas items at jpc last night, along with some other stuff:

 

 



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« Reply #19438 on: December 11, 2017, 02:15:06 AM »
Got my last Christmas items at jpc last night, along with some other stuff:





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The Daquin is a absolute gem in my book. Superb!
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« Reply #19439 on: December 11, 2017, 02:30:24 AM »
The Daquin is a absolute gem in my book. Superb!

Samples sounded very good indeed! Should arrive in time for Christmas.... :)
I got the impression that a period organ was used?

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