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aligreto

Quote from: Papy Oli on February 02, 2023, 03:21:51 AMNice to see you back, mate  8)

Cheers, good Sir.
Has the Australian Rules football started yet?
It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to speak and leave no doubt.

Harry

#87141
Giaches de Wert.
Late Madrigals & Canzonette "Versi d'Amore".
Voces Suaves

Lia Andres – soprano
Christina Boner – soprano
Mirjam Wernli – soprano
Jan Thomer – countertenor
Dan Dunkelblum – tenor
Raphael Höhn – tenor
Tobias Wicky – baritone
Davide Benetti – bass
Anna Danilevskaia – treble viol
Giovanna Baviera – treble and tenor viols
Filipa Meneses – bass viol
Tabea Schwartz – bass viol and recorders
Leonardo Bortolotto – violone in G
Thor-Harald Johnsen – baroque guitar
Orí Harmelin – lute and theorbo.

A really beautiful recording, well sung. The instrumental works are done equally well. Although I have more interpretations, this one takes pride of place. Recommended.
Every man who thinks he is something is nothing.
The man who is something is whoever thinks he is nothing.
Carmina Proverbialia 22.

Operafreak



 Beethoven: Violin Sonatas: Nos 1, 10 & 5-Lorenzo Gatto (violin) & Julien Libeer (piano)
The true adversary will inspire you with boundless courage.

Papy Oli

Quote from: aligreto on February 02, 2023, 05:15:00 AMCheers, good Sir.
Has the Australian Rules football started yet?

G'day, not yet, just warming up  :P

TD: Revisiting Schnittke- symphony No.1
Olivier

Traverso


Florestan

Quote from: aligreto on February 02, 2023, 01:56:57 AMJS Bach: Organ Works played by Kooiman
[From CD 2]

Trio Sonatas Nos. 1-3, BWV 525-527


Welcome back, Fergus!
What I dream of is an art of balance, of purity and serenity devoid of troubling or depressing subject matter - a soothing, calming influence on the mind, rather like a good armchair which provides relaxation from physical fatigue. - Henri Matisse

Spotted Horses

Shostakovich Preludes, (7-18)



Nice but not earth shattering. I particularly like the jaunty ones.
There are simply two kinds of music, good music and the other kind. - Duke Ellington

Harry

#87147
Malcolm Arnold.
Commonwealth Christmas Overture op. 64; Divertimento Nr. 2; Larch Trees op. 3; Philharmonic Concerto op. 120; The Padstow Lifeboat op. 94A.
Michael Collins (Clarinet, BBC Philharmonic Orchestra, Rumon Gamba.
Every man who thinks he is something is nothing.
The man who is something is whoever thinks he is nothing.
Carmina Proverbialia 22.

Papy Oli

Not in the right mood for Schnittke.

JSB will help:

Cantata BWV30 from the Harnoncourt/Leonhardt box.

Olivier

Operafreak


Stephen Hough's Dream Album

Stephen Hough (piano)
The true adversary will inspire you with boundless courage.

Maestro267

Alwyn: Symphony No. 1
Royal Liverpool PO/Lloyd-Jones

Traverso

Brahms

Trio in B majo
Trio in E flat

The Florestan Trio
Stephen Stirling horn


SonicMan46

Quote from: Operafreak on February 01, 2023, 07:10:03 PM   

Johann Nepomuk Hummel –Complete Piano Sonatas Volume Three- Constance Keene

More Hummel!  I've not heard Constance Keene in these works - will need to look on Spotify for a preview - for myself, I own the 3-CD sets above (Ian Hobson on piano & Mastroprimiano on two fortepianos) - SO, plenty KB options to choose.  Dave :)

Papy Oli

Prokofiev - Piano Concerto No.1

Ancerl, Prague PO, Sviatoslav Richter


Olivier

Karl Henning

Quote from: aligreto on February 02, 2023, 01:56:57 AMJS Bach: Organ Works played by Kooiman
[From CD 2]

Trio Sonatas Nos. 1-3, BWV 525-527

Good to "see" you, Fergus!
Karl Henning, Ph.D.
Composer & Clarinetist
Boston MA
http://www.karlhenning.com/
[Matisse] was interested neither in fending off opposition,
nor in competing for the favor of wayward friends.
His only competition was with himself. — Françoise Gilot

SonicMan46

Czerny, Carl (1791-1857) - Piano Works on 3-double disc slim jewel boxes w/ Martin Jones - just picking one from each case - reviews attached for those interested.  Dave :)

   

Dry Brett Kavanaugh

Quote from: aligreto on February 02, 2023, 01:56:57 AMJS Bach: Organ Works played by Kooiman
[From CD 2]

Trio Sonatas Nos. 1-3, BWV 525-527


Wonderful recording.
Welcome back, Fergus!

aligreto

Quote from: Florestan on February 02, 2023, 05:54:15 AMWelcome back, Fergus!

Thank you. I hope that all is well with you and your family.
It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to speak and leave no doubt.

aligreto

Quote from: k a rl h e nn i ng on February 02, 2023, 07:21:50 AMGood to "see" you, Fergus!

Hello Maestro Henning. I hope that your health is good.
It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to speak and leave no doubt.

aligreto

It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to speak and leave no doubt.