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Re: Stravinsky: Rite of Spring
« Reply #240 on: July 16, 2013, 09:28:06 AM »
Where was snypsss? Now, that would be telling . . . .
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Re: Stravinsky: Rite of Spring
« Reply #241 on: July 16, 2013, 10:00:51 AM »
Where was snypsss? Now, that would be telling . . . .

 :D

Hmm...snyps in a cage. Now I understand his antics.......
 


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Re: Stravinsky: Rite of Spring
« Reply #242 on: July 16, 2013, 10:05:14 AM »
NOBODY?? has Posted that the '58 Bernstein is NOW AVAILABLE??? >:D

Sarge??

We all knew it was available again. You just don't hang out in the right threads, my man.

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Re: Stravinsky: Rite of Spring
« Reply #243 on: July 16, 2013, 10:11:09 AM »
We all knew it was available again.

Conspiracy!
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Re: Stravinsky: Rite of Spring
« Reply #244 on: July 16, 2013, 10:14:39 AM »
We all knew it was available again. You just don't hang out in the right threads, my man.

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This is true. I am not a fan of the piece and I knew. I had even seen someone post the LP cover I think. Not only is there a conspiracy, but now we know there must have been a cover up too! And there is now likely solid proof of aliens. A nice confluence of events I'd say! :)
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Re: Stravinsky: Rite of Spring
« Reply #245 on: July 16, 2013, 10:24:00 AM »
Conspiracy!

The Masons and Mossad have infiltrated GMG. Snyprrr is screwed.

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Re: Stravinsky: Rite of Spring
« Reply #246 on: July 16, 2013, 10:27:17 AM »
NOBODY?? has Posted that the '58 Bernstein is NOW AVAILABLE??? >:D

Come ON, people!!! ::)

Well, I guess it's no longer a pipe dream... so, when will we get it?

Sarge??

It's been mentioned several times on various threads. You really need to lay off the cotton candy.
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Re: Stravinsky: Rite of Spring
« Reply #247 on: July 16, 2013, 10:31:03 AM »
a reminder that the BBC Proms period instrument performance by Les Siècles is on line for the week now
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Re: Stravinsky: Rite of Spring
« Reply #248 on: July 17, 2013, 10:56:42 AM »
It's been mentioned several times on various threads. You really need to lay off the cotton candy.

Yes, but this IS the POS Thread!!!

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Re: Stravinsky: Rite of Spring
« Reply #249 on: March 16, 2017, 08:48:16 PM »
Ok, what is the most brutally heavy performance of Le Sacre? (and the most celestial at the quieter moments, eg. Opening of The exulted sacrifice )

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Gergiev’s Le sacre will knock your block off.
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Re: Stravinsky: Rite of Spring
« Reply #250 on: March 16, 2017, 08:55:19 PM »
In the fall of 2014 I attended a concert of the Marine Band where they performed a transcription of The Rite.  The conductor was Giancarlo Guerrero.  It knocked my socks off.  Link to a YouTube of that performance:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pkObG_npB4A

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Re: Stravinsky: Rite of Spring
« Reply #251 on: March 17, 2017, 12:19:58 AM »
Gergiev’s Le sacre will knock your block off.
I have ordered this one and look forward to it!

BTW, some of us have had our blocks knocked around by Le Sacre for so many years that it has developed a high level of resistance. It takes something extraordinary to knock it out of it socket.  :P
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Re: Stravinsky: Rite of Spring
« Reply #252 on: March 17, 2017, 01:45:14 AM »
Love it again for the first time . . . .
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