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demnan Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jan-03-05 12:47 PM
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5. Kronos Quartet
does a few of my favorites:

White Man Sleeps which is kind of a fun African-inspired number by Kevin Volans and Dreams and Prayers of Isaac the Blind by Osvaldo Golijov. I find the music of Osvaldo Golijov to be incredibly moving, especially Yiddishbbuk.

I don't know if this counts but I love traditional Japanese music also.



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  -What are your favorite obscure works? demzilla  Dec-27-04 11:26 PM   #0 
  - That's easy with opera...  Princess Turandot   Dec-28-04 12:47 AM   #1 
  - There are some lovely lesser-known Rossini operas too ...  non sociopath skin   Jan-04-05 03:53 AM   #6 
  - Here are a few  ironflange   Dec-28-04 10:45 PM   #2 
  - Beethoven's Choral Fantasy  demzilla   Jan-01-05 03:58 PM   #4 
     - self delete  are_we_united_yet   Aug-14-05 01:05 AM   #22 
  - Pachelbel's Canon  curse10   Dec-29-04 08:07 PM   #3 
  - Hmmmmm......I don't think I've ever heard that.  FuzzySlippers   Jan-18-05 11:24 PM   #13 
  - I don't!!! I don't!!!!!!!!!!  regnaD kciN   Mar-31-05 11:51 PM   #18 
     - Fancy finding you here, as I'm poking around.  Mira   Oct-11-09 09:42 PM   #33 
  - Kronos Quartet  demnan   Jan-03-05 12:47 PM   #5 
  - I adore Dreams and Prayers  MuseRider   Jan-06-05 10:44 PM   #9 
  - Schnittke, Rautavaara, Lutoslawski  Fleurs du Mal   Jan-06-05 11:55 AM   #7 
  - Woohoo! Another Schnittke fan! I thought I was the only one...  0rganism   Feb-07-05 06:45 PM   #14 
     - Schnittke is very good  Fleurs du Mal   Feb-09-05 05:11 PM   #15 
        - No, I like Schnittke, too  Lydia Leftcoast   Feb-10-05 10:38 AM   #16 
  - Schulhoff, Concertino for flute, viola and bass  curse10   Jan-06-05 12:10 PM   #8 
  - I have the music for the Telemann Fantasias.  FuzzySlippers   Jan-18-05 11:22 PM   #12 
  - I don't know how obscure  MuseRider   Jan-06-05 10:57 PM   #10 
  - Mmmmm.. I love everything by Part. Beautiful stuff!  Rabrrrrrr   Dec-28-07 08:30 AM   #25 
  - Macrokosmos  TrogL   Jan-17-05 03:59 PM   #11 
  - And his Ancient Voices of Children. And Black Angels.  Rabrrrrrr   Dec-28-07 08:32 AM   #26 
  - Heinichen, Johann David (1683-1729) Dresden Concerti  Mr. McD   Mar-22-05 12:46 PM   #17 
  - Those are especially enjoyable works...  regnaD kciN   Mar-31-05 11:55 PM   #19 
  - Georges Bizet, L'Arlsienne Suites #1 & 2  BuffyTheFundieSlayer   May-18-05 05:07 AM   #20 
  - Perhaps not that obscure, but...  La Coliniere   May-22-05 12:03 AM   #21 
  - Martinu's Concerto for piano, two string orchestra's and timpani  are_we_united_yet   Aug-14-05 01:05 AM   #23 
  - 2  Turbineguy   Nov-21-07 01:35 PM   #24 
  - Well Beethoven's 2-2 (2nd mvt. of 2nd symphony) is pretty good  Karl_Bonner_1982   Sep-04-08 11:56 AM   #27 
  - I also like Beethoven's 2nd and 4th symphonies  MikeH   Sep-13-08 01:26 AM   #28 
  - "Alleluia" by Fransesco DiMajo 1483  norepubsin08   Oct-27-08 08:31 PM   #29 
  - Britten's "Rejoice in the Lamb"  dickthegrouch   Nov-28-08 04:15 PM   #30 
  - I've just added a new fave to my "obscure" list...  GoddessOfGuinness   Apr-10-09 03:34 PM   #31 
  - Beethoven, 21st Piano Sonata, Op. 53, in C Major, Waldstein.  david13   Sep-01-09 07:59 PM   #32 
 

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