"How much of this site is Google searchable is, like front page clutter, under admin control. I'm the administrator of another Ning site. I let the front page be Google visible, as part of "marketing," but that's it. The…"
"Speaking of Lenny, his Berlin Wall Beethoven Ninth has to be the worst major conducting of that I have ever heard. I remember the first time I heard it on the radio. It was so bad I had to listen to the end to find out who was responsible."
"Roy, I haven't checked it yet, but, among my interests ... I'm an atheist fan of requiems. Have more than a dozen in my library, from Mozart (Boston Baroque a must-listen) to Schnittke and even beyond (Balada's "atheist…"
"I heard the Fifth in Dallas; can't remember if it was Litton or a guest conductor.
The answer could be "mu" or "both" on this issue. Shostakovich on the surface "groveling" with more "realistic" music…"
Hello Steve, and welcome to this friendly meeting place where we recognise--as freethinking atheists do--that gods are phoney and religion is used to control people;
and how tragic and inexcusable it is that women and minorities have been oppressed these last two thousand years and more.