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Re: Identify that composer's PICTURE game!
« Reply #940 on: November 27, 2017, 11:02:53 AM »
How did you find him? Are you a fan?  :laugh:

Not a fan just went on a hunch since I saw you listening to his music in the ‘Listening’ thread.
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« Reply #941 on: November 27, 2017, 11:24:31 AM »
Not a fan just went on a hunch since I saw you listening to his music in the ‘Listening’ thread.

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« Reply #942 on: November 27, 2017, 11:33:56 AM »
I think this time I have stumped you all. >:D

Not me. Emil von Reznicek.  ;D
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« Reply #943 on: November 27, 2017, 11:52:46 AM »
Not me. Emil von Reznicek.  ;D

You recognized his photo?
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« Reply #944 on: November 27, 2017, 11:55:06 AM »
You recognized his photo?

No, I used your hint.
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« Reply #945 on: November 27, 2017, 12:02:49 PM »
So, who is this composer?
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« Reply #946 on: November 27, 2017, 12:02:56 PM »
No, I used your hint.

Then you must have seen his half-brother’s illustrations before?
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« Reply #947 on: November 27, 2017, 12:03:37 PM »
Then you must have seen his half-brother’s illustrations before?

Never heard about his brother until today.
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« Reply #948 on: November 27, 2017, 12:10:53 PM »
Never heard about his brother until today.

So how did you find out?
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« Reply #949 on: November 27, 2017, 12:14:28 PM »
So how did you find out?

I googled "composer half brother painter". On page two I found the Wikipedia article about Ferdinand von Reznicek.
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« Reply #950 on: November 27, 2017, 12:16:30 PM »
I googled "composer half brother painter". On page two I found the Wikipedia article about Ferdinand von Reznicek.

Okay, so, without Google, you wouldn’t have known who the composer was. Gotcha.
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« Reply #951 on: November 27, 2017, 12:19:13 PM »
Okay, so, without Google, you wouldn’t have known who the composer was. Gotcha.

Of course. And if you think I'm the only one who uses Google for research, you're dead wrong. It's the 21th century, John, get used to it.  :D

And at least I use it properly. You got from it Perez Ayala instead of Blas Galindo.  >:D
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« Reply #952 on: November 27, 2017, 12:24:12 PM »
Of course. And if you think I'm the only one who uses Google for research, you're dead wrong. It's the 21th century, John, get used to it.  :D

And at least I use it properly. You got from it Perez Ayala instead of Blas Galindo.  >:D

I’m sure you never lost a game of Charades either. (In the softest whisper imaginable) “The answer is The Iceman Cometh”. :laugh:
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« Reply #953 on: November 27, 2017, 12:27:05 PM »
I’m sure you never lost a game of Charades either.

What's that?

A reminder of my new riddle below.
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« Reply #954 on: November 27, 2017, 12:27:54 PM »
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« Reply #955 on: November 27, 2017, 12:45:00 PM »
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« Reply #956 on: November 27, 2017, 12:47:11 PM »
Touché!  :)

:D

As for your composer in question, gosh...he looks so familiar.
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Re: Identify that composer's PICTURE game!
« Reply #957 on: November 27, 2017, 12:52:15 PM »
I'm off to bed. Hint(s) to come in about 12 hours time.  :D

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Re: Identify that composer's PICTURE game!
« Reply #958 on: November 27, 2017, 01:02:23 PM »
I'm off to bed. Hint(s) to come in about 12 hours time.  :D

Not necessary. It’s Artur Schnabel. If it’s not, damn! :)
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« Reply #959 on: November 28, 2017, 12:10:14 AM »
There is some resemblance between them but nope.

He started by composing in a cosmopolitan style but later switched to a more modern idiom adorned with a fair dose of nationalism.

He has some things in common with two composers previously posted here.

Last but not least, I have a 2-volume series of his music, released by a famous label.
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