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#2138090 - 08/24/13 03:59 AM What music are you listening to?
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I am going through my iTunes library and am DJ-ing for myself. So far I have played:

- Adagio for TRON (Daft Punk)
- Derezzed (Daft Punk)
- Symphony No. 3, final movement (Saint Saen)
- Adagio, strings arrangement (Samuel Barber)
- Egmont Overture (Beethoven) [I miss playing this and the 5th Symphony with the orchestra]
- Elements - Fire (Michael McLean)

Playing now:
- Finale Op. 52 (Robert Schumann) [also miss playing this with the orchestra]

Next up:
- Concerto in E minor, 4th movement (Edward Elgar) [still remember playing this with the orchestra]
- Symphonic Dances, 1st movement (Sergei Rachmaninov)
- Libertango (Astor Piazzolla) [my teacher played the piano part in this CD!]
- Explosive (Bond)


I think that's enough for today. What have you been listening to lately or are listening to now or plan to listen to soon?

Oh, here is my teacher at the piano in Libertango (9 years ago):







Edited by Tubbie0075 (08/24/13 04:03 AM)
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#2138094 - 08/24/13 04:23 AM Re: What music are you listening to? [Re: Tubbie0075]
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"Oh, here is my teacher at the piano in Libertango (9 years ago):"

Indeed! SOmebody`s been well and truly Tangod . . the whole room has!

http://i.telegraph.co.uk/multimedia/archive/01520/tango-3SML_1520043i.jpg

My music at ze moment is rock/heavy metal. It stops me sleeping when I should be driving, seriously. Joe Cocker is the best . . .but there`s a load of great stuff I`ve missed out on. What fun . . most o` the performers are my age, or dead!
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#2138104 - 08/24/13 05:21 AM Re: What music are you listening to? [Re: peterws]
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Originally Posted By: peterws
Joe Cocker is the best . . .but there`s a load of great stuff I`ve missed out on. What fun . . most o` the performers are my age, or dead!



- Joe Cocker...amazing. I'd like to see a Joe Cocker sub-forum. Considering his earlier excesses it's remarkable that he isn't dead...

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#2138179 - 08/24/13 09:42 AM Re: What music are you listening to? [Re: Tubbie0075]
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#2138182 - 08/24/13 09:49 AM Re: What music are you listening to? [Re: Tubbie0075]
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#2138185 - 08/24/13 09:51 AM Re: What music are you listening to? [Re: Tubbie0075]
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I often listen to anime music. NOT Dragonball Z or Pokemon, but real anime. A lot of great composers are writing stuff for them, here's a sample:

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#2138213 - 08/24/13 11:02 AM Re: What music are you listening to? [Re: Morodiene]
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Originally Posted By: Morodiene
I often listen to anime music. NOT Dragonball Z or Pokemon, but real anime.


I am a fan of good anime music too. Here's a cover I did on one of the themes from Naruto Shippuden, called Loneliness. Sometimes I miss my long hair...

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#2138220 - 08/24/13 11:15 AM Re: What music are you listening to? [Re: Tubbie0075]
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Originally Posted By: Tubbie0075
Originally Posted By: Morodiene
I often listen to anime music. NOT Dragonball Z or Pokemon, but real anime.


I am a fan of good anime music too. Here's a cover I did on one of the themes from Naruto Shippuden, called Loneliness. Sometimes I miss my long hair...

Beautiful! I love your playing (both piano and violin) smile
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#2138440 - 08/24/13 06:24 PM Re: What music are you listening to? [Re: Morodiene]
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Originally Posted By: Morodiene
A lot of great composers are writing stuff for them


I agree. A few by Shiro Sagisu





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#2138476 - 08/24/13 08:24 PM Re: What music are you listening to? [Re: Tubbie0075]
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Right this second I'm listening to the "Oblivion" soundtrack by M83. The music is better than the movie was, imo.

More recently, I've gotten hooked on "Sinnerman" by Nina Simone. I'm not a huge jazz fan, but this song is something else:




I've also been listening to Peter Broderick. He's hard to pigeonhole; he's got one instrumental, new age-ish album that's just lovely ("Float"), but he also does quiet indie folk that makes me think it's what Simon and Garfunkel would sound like if they were still recording together. I love this quiet, haunting song about a man who is drowning:

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#2138501 - 08/24/13 09:10 PM Re: What music are you listening to? [Re: Tubbie0075]
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At this moment, Wynton Marsalis - Trumpet Voluntary.
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#2138528 - 08/24/13 10:07 PM Re: What music are you listening to? [Re: Tubbie0075]
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Composers I'm listening to:
John Williams: Schindler's List, Close Encounters of the Third Kind; Excerpts
Henry Mancini: Pink Panther, Baby Elephant Walk, Lujon
Nino Rota: The Godfather; Speak Softly Love
Stephen Sondheim: Send in the Clowns
John Barry: Somewhere in Time, variations on it....original; Rachmaninoff's "Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini"

Anything Nat King Cole
The Rose, Bette Midler

Studying all of the above.


Edited by rnaple (08/24/13 10:08 PM)
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#2138585 - 08/25/13 12:56 AM Re: What music are you listening to? [Re: Tubbie0075]
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I'm currently listening to the Rachmaninoff cello and piano sonata. Earlier today I listened to a lot of Bach keyboard music - numerous WTC selections and a couple Partitas. Next up is probably a Chopin concerto or the B minor sonata.
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#2138612 - 08/25/13 02:50 AM Re: What music are you listening to? [Re: Tubbie0075]
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Grappelli playing Gershwin hits ... presently
"Our Love is Here to Stay" ... remember Gene Kelly and Leslie Caron dancing at sunset beside the Seine ... to my mind one of the most charming bits of dance in the movie "An American in Paris".

PS Bach, Beethoven and Brahms pall ... need a bit of fresh air.

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#2138615 - 08/25/13 02:58 AM Re: What music are you listening to? [Re: btb]
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Originally Posted By: btb
Grappelli playing Gershwin hits ... presently
"Our Love is Here to Stay" ... remember Gene Kelly and Leslie Caron dancing at sunset beside the Seine ... to my mind one of the most charming bits of dance in the movie "An American in Paris".

PS Bach, Beethoven and Brahms pall ... need a bit of fresh air.

There's no fresh air in Bach, Beethoven, or Brahms? I'm afraid I'll have to violently disagree.
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#2138880 - 08/25/13 04:44 PM Re: What music are you listening to? [Re: Morodiene]
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Originally Posted By: Morodiene
I often listen to anime music. NOT Dragonball Z or Pokemon, but real anime. A lot of great composers are writing stuff for them
Some great music to be found there. It's a shame the sheet music isn't more available. What you usually find is some amateur transcription. They should get on that. They could be making some good money selling the sheet music. Video game music too.
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#2138907 - 08/25/13 05:36 PM Re: What music are you listening to? [Re: Tubbie0075]
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Listening to the production sound that NBC uses for bike races.
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#2138965 - 08/25/13 08:24 PM Re: What music are you listening to? [Re: Tubbie0075]
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At this particular moment I'm listening to Adam Ant.
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#2138978 - 08/25/13 09:24 PM Re: What music are you listening to? [Re: Tubbie0075]
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At the moment I have given Ludovico Einaudi's Time Lapse a little rest and returned to my itunes top 50 most played list. Starts with Glasshammer - Having Caught a Glimpse 13:23 of symphonic rock gold
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#2138981 - 08/25/13 09:41 PM Re: What music are you listening to? [Re: Tubbie0075]
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So much of Chopin's Ballade No. 1 right now. My favorites so far are the Ashkenazy and Zimerman recordings. I just started working on this piece.

Other non-piano music.. Muse and Franz Ferdinand.


Edited by neuralfirings (08/25/13 10:51 PM)
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#2138983 - 08/25/13 09:49 PM Re: What music are you listening to? [Re: neuralfirings]
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Originally Posted By: neuralfirings
Other non-piano music.. Muse and Franz Ferdinand.
Muse is piano music too. Looks like he's had some composition training too, especially in the modulation a little after 1:30

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e4EqjvnWfRM
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#2138987 - 08/25/13 10:03 PM Re: What music are you listening to? [Re: Brian Lucas]
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#2139004 - 08/25/13 10:58 PM Re: What music are you listening to? [Re: Tubbie0075]
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Anything played by Kyle Landry smile

Right now:



I also love his arrangement of Pachelbel's canon:

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#2139006 - 08/25/13 11:01 PM Re: What music are you listening to? [Re: Tubbie0075]
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I've got "For once in my life" by Stevie Wonder on a loop in my head.What a great singer and song writer he is.
I've also had Beethoven's fourth piano concerto in my head for the last week or so.I heard Uchida playing it at the proms last week and although it wasn't note perfect by any means, it must have made an impression on me.The 4th is my favorite and I even made an effort to learn it at one time (What was I thinking?)I've been fiddling with the first movement cadenza this week though and I might inflict it on you all in the next recital.
Good old Youtube.Uchida's performance is here if anyone's interested.

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#2139014 - 08/26/13 12:19 AM Re: What music are you listening to? [Re: Tubbie0075]
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Let's see
Robert Glasper - "In My Element"; Bill Evans - "You must believe in Spring", "New Jazz Conceptions" , "Sundays at the Village Vanguard", "The Bill Evans Album", Alfred Brendel - "Complete Beethoven Piano Sonata"; Renaissance - "Ashes are Burning."
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#2139061 - 08/26/13 03:54 AM Re: What music are you listening to? [Re: Tubbie0075]
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Playlists on my mp3 player are very heterogeneous. From classical to alternative, from folk to metal. With the exception of pop, rap, hip hop and the like.

At the moment I'm listening to Two Steps from heck:


Tarja Turunen (though I prefer her Nightwish era)


Loreena Mckennitt


And In Extremo:

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#2139146 - 08/26/13 10:39 AM Re: What music are you listening to? [Re: dire tonic]
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Originally Posted By: dire tonic
Originally Posted By: peterws
Joe Cocker is the best . . .but there`s a load of great stuff I`ve missed out on. What fun . . most o` the performers are my age, or dead!



- Joe Cocker...amazing. I'd like to see a Joe Cocker sub-forum. Considering his earlier excesses it's remarkable that he isn't dead...


He was great at Woodstock thumb

You must be in my age group.
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#2139151 - 08/26/13 10:48 AM Re: What music are you listening to? [Re: Tubbie0075]
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YouTube

Don't laugh, but I love this song. I've been working it up on the piano.
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#2139153 - 08/26/13 10:57 AM Re: What music are you listening to? [Re: Tubbie0075]
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Boira,

I really like this one song you posted by Loreena Mckennitt. Very tonal!, very easy to figure and play by ear and be worked up on the piano. I think I'll fool around with the chords for a while.

Loreena Mckennitt


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#2139328 - 08/26/13 05:27 PM Re: What music are you listening to? [Re: Tubbie0075]
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30 Seconds to Mars...especially the songs played in the church...did you know that lead singer "Jared Leto" is also a big time movie actor.










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