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« Reply #40 on: December 09, 2016, 07:09:30 AM »
What if Beethoven had lost his sense of smell instead of his hearing?

Who is the Beethoven of perfumes?

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« Reply #41 on: December 09, 2016, 07:27:50 AM »
Your Five Favorite Harmonica Concerti
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« Reply #42 on: December 09, 2016, 07:38:23 AM »
Recordings of Bruckner's 6th Symphony by Celibidache that require a box set of less than 14 discs.

Neo-classical chamber music with oblique fury.

Lush 12-tone medieval cor anglais concerti.


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« Reply #43 on: December 10, 2016, 02:08:26 AM »
A List of the Lists that we have not thought of yet.
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« Reply #44 on: December 10, 2016, 08:46:20 AM »
List the top 29 posts in the "Buy, Swap and Sell" subforum that best represent humanity.

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« Reply #45 on: December 10, 2016, 09:33:44 AM »
I've become increasingly annoyed by the existence of laws against murder

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« Reply #46 on: December 10, 2016, 09:50:08 AM »
Top ten composers you would like to have as a pet
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« Reply #47 on: December 10, 2016, 11:43:15 AM »
The GMG Petition To Get Yuja Wang To Cover Up

You will have to post photos for us to decide whether this is a workable idea for a thread.  :laugh:
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« Reply #48 on: December 10, 2016, 05:07:19 PM »
Top ten composers you would like to have as a pet
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« Reply #49 on: December 10, 2016, 05:29:06 PM »
Top 10 favorite guitar transcriptions of Mahler's Symphony No. 2. (I think it is the very last piece of classical music for which there is not a guitar transcription--if listening to classical music radio is any indication)
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« Reply #50 on: December 11, 2016, 12:58:13 AM »
Stupid Dating Ideas

What concerts are you looking sideways to?
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« Reply #51 on: December 11, 2016, 07:39:00 AM »
Great recordings of Romance for viola da gamba in E major by Cage.

Overtly passionate readings of Xenakis' soundtrack to Legally Blonde II.

Lyrical interpretations of the complete bel canto operas by Boulez.

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« Reply #52 on: December 11, 2016, 03:52:00 PM »
Why I am Not a Serial Killer

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« Reply #53 on: December 13, 2016, 05:55:52 AM »
If you could dedicate a year to a focused stalking of one GMG member...

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« Reply #54 on: December 13, 2016, 06:09:18 AM »
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« Reply #55 on: December 13, 2016, 06:36:14 AM »
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« Reply #56 on: December 13, 2016, 07:54:30 AM »
Composers born in their 80s
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« Reply #57 on: December 13, 2016, 08:31:52 AM »
Karl Henning, Ph.D.
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« Reply #58 on: December 13, 2016, 10:37:48 AM »
Profound counductorless orchestras conducted by Rattle.

Marvellous instrumental works for choir.

Sublime quartets for string trio.

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« Reply #59 on: December 13, 2016, 11:49:35 AM »
Top Ten reactions Millionrainbows will have to having his thread hijacked

1. Denial and isolation
2. Anger
3. Bargaining
4. Depression
5. Acceptance
6. Amused detachment
7. Mild amusement
8. Tittering
9. Chuckling
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