Musical Interlude

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NotaPerson wrote:
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The Mr and I have a disagreement. I think Tom Waits’ version of his song is far superior to the Eagles’ cover. What say y’all?
Tell Mr. he's wrong. Tom Waits' version is superior to the Eagles' because....well, TOM WAITS!

The Eagles made some fine tunes, and I love a lot of their singing, but the production team slicked that one up too much. Too syrupy.
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Post by Volkonski » Wed Jan 16, 2019 10:00 pm

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Malheur wildlife refuge occupation inspires new symphony (but not the way you might think)

https://www.oregonlive.com/news/2019/01 ... hYKK27HWWQ
In the beginning, the two men envisioned a 12-to-20-minute piece. After speaking with various groups of people who care about the refuge, things expanded. Each of the groups — tribal members, birders, Friends of the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge and geologists — gave different input about what they thought the symphony should say.

Thomas realized he had full symphony on his hands with five different movements. The first is “Dawning Light,” the sound of life beginning. The second, “Sacred Basin,” tells the story of the thousands of years the Paiute people lived freely in the basin. The third, “Thunder,” came after Thomas witnessed a thunderstorm on one of his trips to the refuge. It’s the shortest, darkest movement. The fourth, Thomas' favorite, “Curlew Scherzo,” showcases one of the refuge’s residents, the long-billed curlew, and its operatic call. The final movement is a big, brass fanfare called “Awakening.”

The Central Oregon Symphony will perform the work at a world premiere in Burns in May and later in Bend. Thomas said the orchestra is considering doing a multi-city tour in the Pacific Northwest. He hopes his hometown is one of the destinations.

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“My hope is that this music will help with the healing process, including the communities affected as well as the land itself, and remind people about the special place that is the Malheur Refuge,” he said. “It is pretty exciting stuff.”
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Post by Northland10 » Thu Jan 17, 2019 9:00 am

Estiveo wrote:
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This'll get it outta yer head bone:

Dammit Steevo. I didn't know the other one and couldn't listen to it on the quiet car. I was safe. Then you posted this.

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Post by Suranis » Thu Jan 17, 2019 9:22 am

Estiveo wrote:
Sat Jan 12, 2019 7:32 pm
This'll get it outta yer head bone:

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Please... please make it stop....
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Estiveo wrote:
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:bwaha:
You're sooooo BAD!!! I think I LOVE you!! :lovestruck:
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Post by Michael J » Wed Jan 30, 2019 8:10 pm

"The genius of the Constitution rests not in any static meaning it might have had in a world dead and gone, but in the adaptability of its great principles to cope with current problems and current needs." - Justice William J. Brennan, Jr.

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First footsteps of the electronic sounds
... an electro-mechanical, polyphonic tape replay keyboard otherwise known as the 'Mellotron.'

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Post by RTH10260 » Wed Mar 27, 2019 10:45 pm

Undiscovered Elgar Masterpiece Not Heard For Nearly 100 Years Sells At Auction For £11k

By Dan Coles

An undiscovered masterpiece by Sir Edward Elgar has sold at auction for £11,000 – after it was discovered hidden in the pages of an autograph book. The ‘andante’ melody, which dates back to 1924, was written on musical manuscript paper and signed by the great composer.


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Post by Northland10 » Sat Apr 13, 2019 8:50 am

RTH10260 wrote:
Fri Apr 12, 2019 10:07 pm
:think: :confused:

Musical tones often create overtones. It is most often heard with more than one note. Depending on the tone and the tuning, the overtones can be almost inaudible to very loud. I believe one reason why male quartets and choruses are well-liked is because of the overtones they create. I have even accused somebody in the sopranos of being on the wrong note because I picked up an overtone, enhanced by sympathetic vibrations on the piano.

On the other side, there is also something called a different tone which as a note heard below. You can pick this up often with high pitched instruments or voices. When they are not tuning well, that difference done can be very grating and sounds a bit like it is beating.

Overtones exist even with a single note, though are often not distinguishable from the fundamental tone (from time to time, I have wondered what that other tone one organ note was until I realized it was an overtone, probably picking up sympathetic vibrations from something in the room). To do it with the voice is possible but requires shaping the mouth and tongue to create just the right tone. I assume she is moving her tongue to get the overtone to change.

The physics of sound are fun.
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The "water bear" is the first creature to live on the moon.

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Post by Indigo » Thu May 02, 2019 10:18 am

By the end this brought tears to my eyes... the talent and remarkable precision of these artists working in unison to produce such depth and beauty... all in the eye of the beholder I suppose and perhaps not for everyone but it does strike a chord with me:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rEGOihjqO9w

Enjoy!
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Post by Tiredretiredlawyer » Thu May 02, 2019 10:37 am

Indigo wrote:
Thu May 02, 2019 10:18 am
By the end this brought tears to my eyes... the talent and remarkable precision of these artists working in unison to produce such depth and beauty... all in the eye of the beholder I suppose and perhaps not for everyone but it does strike a chord with me:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rEGOihjqO9w

Enjoy!
Beautiful! This is a a popular Rachmaninoff piece (not Looney Tunes, but NPR). The melody beginning at 30:00 and the powerful ending will be familiar to many Fogboggers. Rachmaninoff Rachs!!!!

Thanks, Indigo! :thumbs:
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Post by Indigo » Thu May 02, 2019 11:17 pm

Tiredretiredlawyer wrote:
Thu May 02, 2019 10:37 am
Indigo wrote:
Thu May 02, 2019 10:18 am
By the end this brought tears to my eyes... the talent and remarkable precision of these artists working in unison to produce such depth and beauty... all in the eye of the beholder I suppose and perhaps not for everyone but it does strike a chord with me:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rEGOihjqO9w

Enjoy!
Beautiful! This is a a popular Rachmaninoff piece (not Looney Tunes, but NPR). The melody beginning at 30:00 and the powerful ending will be familiar to many Fogboggers. Rachmaninoff Rachs!!!!

Thanks, Indigo! :thumbs:
You are most welcome! One good turn deserves another: :)

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Post by Hurtzi » Sun May 05, 2019 7:35 am

The "water bear" is the first creature to live on the moon.

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Post by Suranis » Sun May 05, 2019 8:26 am

So back playing a computer game and i decide to visit a new area I haven't seen before, and suddenly, out of the blue, A musical number!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mPTCq3LiZSE

A very nice more melodic cover of the same song

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d1MwAvuiyVA
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Post by Volkonski » Sun May 05, 2019 9:39 am

And now for something a little different-

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Kv6NBJQQc9M
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Post by Tiredretiredlawyer » Sun May 05, 2019 10:08 am

This is powerful.
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Post by Hurtzi » Tue May 07, 2019 7:24 am

To forget The Orange Clown for 7:45

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=GnyAgOWhMnk
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