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Rockin’ bones

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Saint-Saens “Danse Macabre” and Mussorgsky “A Night On Bald Mountain”  Franz Andre Conducting the INR symphony, Brussels   Capitol Records

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Symphony for the devil

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Berlioz “Romeo and Juliet Overture” and Tschaikowsky “Marche Slave”  National Opera Orchestra  Recorded in Europe  Varsity Records

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My happy home

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“Music for RELAXATION”  Viennese Symphonic Orchestra  Plymouth Records  Budget label EZ classical for those undiscerning hi-fi owners looking something to have on in the background.  Aural wallpaper someone once called it.  A good book for mom.  A smoke for dad.  Kids like it too!

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The trill of it all

“Tartini”  (“Devil’s Trill Sonata”)  Violinist, Erica Morini   Westminster Records

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Sometimes you got to cry a little

“Pathetique”  Tchaikovsky  Philharmonia Orchestra – Nicolai Malko, Conductor  RCA Victor  From a series “Building a basic record library”.

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Castle rock

Jim Flora cover for Columbia Masterworks   Richard Strauss by Eugene Ormandy, Conductor and The Philadelphia Orchestra

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A classic breakfast

What were they thinking?     The “Best of Brahms”   Westminster Gold Records     Classical music for those on a budget or … Brahms for the poor (?)

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I see her everywhere

Puccini   Manon Lescaut   Renzo Rossellini and the Rome Festival Orchestra   Que Records

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Crackin’ up

Tchaikovsky’s The Nutcracker Suite   Anatole Fistoulari with the Paris Conservatory Orchestra   London Records

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