Go Back   English Forum Switzerland > Off-Topic > Off-Topic > General off-topic  
Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #921  
Old 05.12.2019, 14:55
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Re: What are you currently listening to?

Quote:
View Post
The armed man


Karl Jenkins


before that:


Benjamin Britten


War Requiem

I adore Karl Jenkins. Haven't listen to The Armed Man in a while.
Reply With Quote
  #922  
Old 05.12.2019, 15:01
MusicChick's Avatar
modified, reprogrammed and doctored²
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: La Cote
Posts: 14,589
Groaned at 262 Times in 192 Posts
Thanked 16,878 Times in 8,723 Posts
MusicChick has a reputation beyond reputeMusicChick has a reputation beyond reputeMusicChick has a reputation beyond reputeMusicChick has a reputation beyond reputeMusicChick has a reputation beyond reputeMusicChick has a reputation beyond repute
Re: What are you currently listening to?

Jenkins definitely was a fab symphony to sing in the Royal Albert Hall. Impressive tones in an impressive place.

And Rutter. Also amazing.

I will put them on.
Reply With Quote
  #923  
Old 05.12.2019, 15:11
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Re: What are you currently listening to?

Quote:
View Post
Jenkins definitely was a fab symphony to sing in the Royal Albert Hall. Impressive tones in an impressive place.

And Rutter. Also amazing.

I will put them on.
It's been a good 26ish years since I played in the Albert Hall but yes, the acoustics are incredible. Sung a lot of Rutter in my time. And madrigals. A lot of madrigals.
Reply With Quote
  #924  
Old 05.12.2019, 15:26
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Re: What are you currently listening to?

Quote:
It's been a good 26ish years since I played in the Albert Hall but yes, the acoustics are incredible. Sung a lot of Rutter in my time. And madrigals. A lot of madrigals.
Unfortunately, the acoustics at Sandringham Palace weren't up to much, but Her Majesty seemed to enjoy her private recital nevertheless.
Reply With Quote
  #925  
Old 05.12.2019, 15:30
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Re: What are you currently listening to?

Quote:
Unfortunately, the acoustics at Sandringham Palace weren't up to much, but Her Majesty seemed to enjoy her private recital nevertheless.
How private?

*looks for and fails to find a suggestive leer emoji*
Reply With Quote
  #926  
Old 05.12.2019, 15:40
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Re: What are you currently listening to?

Quote:
How private?

*looks for and fails to find a suggestive leer emoji*
So private that Her Maj was actually at a Pizza Express in Cromer.
Reply With Quote
  #927  
Old 05.12.2019, 15:50
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Re: What are you currently listening to?

Quote:
So private that Her Maj was actually at a Pizza Express in Cromer.
So whose lap were you really sitting on?
Reply With Quote
  #928  
Old 05.12.2019, 16:03
Cherub's Avatar
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2019
Location: Baselstadt
Posts: 421
Groaned at 0 Times in 0 Posts
Thanked 543 Times in 228 Posts
Cherub has a reputation beyond reputeCherub has a reputation beyond reputeCherub has a reputation beyond reputeCherub has a reputation beyond repute
Re: What are you currently listening to?

Music from the 80s as I'm going to an 80s theme party on Saturday night. I dip in and out of music, but when I'm ironing it has to be classical Spanish guitar.

When I'm feeling fed up I put on Rock Lobster by the B52s and dance like crazy to it, works at cheering me up every time
Reply With Quote
  #929  
Old 21.12.2019, 08:47
pilatus1's Avatar
Forum Veteran
 
Join Date: Oct 2012
Location: Milky Way
Posts: 1,654
Groaned at 141 Times in 97 Posts
Thanked 4,372 Times in 1,736 Posts
pilatus1 has a reputation beyond reputepilatus1 has a reputation beyond reputepilatus1 has a reputation beyond reputepilatus1 has a reputation beyond reputepilatus1 has a reputation beyond reputepilatus1 has a reputation beyond repute
Re: What are you currently listening to?

Reply With Quote
  #930  
Old 27.12.2019, 09:22
MusicChick's Avatar
modified, reprogrammed and doctored²
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: La Cote
Posts: 14,589
Groaned at 262 Times in 192 Posts
Thanked 16,878 Times in 8,723 Posts
MusicChick has a reputation beyond reputeMusicChick has a reputation beyond reputeMusicChick has a reputation beyond reputeMusicChick has a reputation beyond reputeMusicChick has a reputation beyond reputeMusicChick has a reputation beyond repute
Re: What are you currently listening to?

Waldstein by Beethoven. Got the partitions, gotta memorize it.

It is amazing and so was Waldstein.
Reply With Quote
  #931  
Old 30.12.2019, 16:46
pilatus1's Avatar
Forum Veteran
 
Join Date: Oct 2012
Location: Milky Way
Posts: 1,654
Groaned at 141 Times in 97 Posts
Thanked 4,372 Times in 1,736 Posts
pilatus1 has a reputation beyond reputepilatus1 has a reputation beyond reputepilatus1 has a reputation beyond reputepilatus1 has a reputation beyond reputepilatus1 has a reputation beyond reputepilatus1 has a reputation beyond repute
Re: What are you currently listening to?

Reply With Quote
  #932  
Old 30.12.2019, 18:12
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Re: What are you currently listening to?

Used to love playing this. Great choice.
Reply With Quote
  #933  
Old 31.12.2019, 10:17
MusicChick's Avatar
modified, reprogrammed and doctored²
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: La Cote
Posts: 14,589
Groaned at 262 Times in 192 Posts
Thanked 16,878 Times in 8,723 Posts
MusicChick has a reputation beyond reputeMusicChick has a reputation beyond reputeMusicChick has a reputation beyond reputeMusicChick has a reputation beyond reputeMusicChick has a reputation beyond reputeMusicChick has a reputation beyond repute
Re: What are you currently listening to?

Puccini. Singing camp and gigs coming up.
Reply With Quote
  #934  
Old 16.01.2020, 17:36
pilatus1's Avatar
Forum Veteran
 
Join Date: Oct 2012
Location: Milky Way
Posts: 1,654
Groaned at 141 Times in 97 Posts
Thanked 4,372 Times in 1,736 Posts
pilatus1 has a reputation beyond reputepilatus1 has a reputation beyond reputepilatus1 has a reputation beyond reputepilatus1 has a reputation beyond reputepilatus1 has a reputation beyond reputepilatus1 has a reputation beyond repute
Re: What are you currently listening to?

Reply With Quote
  #935  
Old 16.01.2020, 20:16
Caleb's Avatar
Forum Veteran
 
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: Sevelen, SG
Posts: 810
Groaned at 10 Times in 8 Posts
Thanked 1,153 Times in 486 Posts
Caleb has a reputation beyond reputeCaleb has a reputation beyond reputeCaleb has a reputation beyond reputeCaleb has a reputation beyond reputeCaleb has a reputation beyond repute
Re: What are you currently listening to?

Right this instant:

Reply With Quote
  #936  
Old 16.01.2020, 21:39
MusicChick's Avatar
modified, reprogrammed and doctored²
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: La Cote
Posts: 14,589
Groaned at 262 Times in 192 Posts
Thanked 16,878 Times in 8,723 Posts
MusicChick has a reputation beyond reputeMusicChick has a reputation beyond reputeMusicChick has a reputation beyond reputeMusicChick has a reputation beyond reputeMusicChick has a reputation beyond reputeMusicChick has a reputation beyond repute
Re: What are you currently listening to?

Rothko, earlier today.

And now our genius pianist while we are gutting out Mendelssohn.
Reply With Quote
  #937  
Old 17.01.2020, 01:32
Traubert's Avatar
Forum Veteran
 
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: Zug
Posts: 980
Groaned at 10 Times in 9 Posts
Thanked 1,801 Times in 645 Posts
Traubert has a reputation beyond reputeTraubert has a reputation beyond reputeTraubert has a reputation beyond reputeTraubert has a reputation beyond reputeTraubert has a reputation beyond reputeTraubert has a reputation beyond repute
Re: What are you currently listening to?

In my case this thread should be called 'What are you still listening to?'

If you know, you know...



Andras Schiff will be performing Clavier Book II on 9 Feb @ Tonhalle in ZH.

Sometimes I feel though, that this is where my mind will end up


Last edited by Traubert; 17.01.2020 at 01:58.
Reply With Quote
  #938  
Old 20.01.2020, 08:21
pilatus1's Avatar
Forum Veteran
 
Join Date: Oct 2012
Location: Milky Way
Posts: 1,654
Groaned at 141 Times in 97 Posts
Thanked 4,372 Times in 1,736 Posts
pilatus1 has a reputation beyond reputepilatus1 has a reputation beyond reputepilatus1 has a reputation beyond reputepilatus1 has a reputation beyond reputepilatus1 has a reputation beyond reputepilatus1 has a reputation beyond repute
Re: What are you currently listening to?

Reply With Quote
  #939  
Old 20.01.2020, 08:28
MusicChick's Avatar
modified, reprogrammed and doctored²
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: La Cote
Posts: 14,589
Groaned at 262 Times in 192 Posts
Thanked 16,878 Times in 8,723 Posts
MusicChick has a reputation beyond reputeMusicChick has a reputation beyond reputeMusicChick has a reputation beyond reputeMusicChick has a reputation beyond reputeMusicChick has a reputation beyond reputeMusicChick has a reputation beyond repute
Re: What are you currently listening to?

Quote:
View Post
In my case this thread should be called 'What are you still listening to?'

If you know, you know...



Andras Schiff will be performing Clavier Book II on 9 Feb @ Tonhalle in ZH.

Sometimes I feel though, that this is where my mind will end up

I might check out Schiff. Will get me back on track with my Bach piano work

I am running to this lovely lady today

Reply With Quote
  #940  
Old 20.01.2020, 16:08
pilatus1's Avatar
Forum Veteran
 
Join Date: Oct 2012
Location: Milky Way
Posts: 1,654
Groaned at 141 Times in 97 Posts
Thanked 4,372 Times in 1,736 Posts
pilatus1 has a reputation beyond reputepilatus1 has a reputation beyond reputepilatus1 has a reputation beyond reputepilatus1 has a reputation beyond reputepilatus1 has a reputation beyond reputepilatus1 has a reputation beyond repute
Re: What are you currently listening to?

Heitor Villa-Lobos "Suite Popular Brasileña" (Completa) Pablo De Giusto

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z2_LDC-WQQ0
Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
fnm mike patton




Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
What are you listening to at the moment? Slaphead General off-topic 73 14.09.2017 06:19
What music are you listening to now? Rahul Other/general 186 09.06.2016 10:33
Listening to BBC Radio Sport heebeegeebee TV/internet/telephone 2 16.06.2008 01:22
Listening to the BBC Comentaries online in Switzerland SamC TV/internet/telephone 12 04.12.2007 16:16


All times are GMT +2. The time now is 19:01.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
LinkBacks Enabled by vBSEO 3.1.0