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I Like Classical Music

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    Annabella00 Annabella00 16-17, F Apr 21

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    The Classic Composers

    A few years ago I received this CD in the mail containing Mozart songs. It had a book to go with it. I liked the CD and decided to get more. Every three weeks I would receive two CDs in the mail. Eventually the collection went to 63 CDs of various composers from Vivaldi in...
    sensuousbull sensuousbull 46-50, M Apr 2, 2011

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    *Listening To Some Classical Music, Wishing I Was At A Concert*.

    *Listening to some classical music, wishing I was at a concert*.
    WhoisChaff WhoisChaff 26-30 1 Response Jan 19, 2012

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    being done with marching band

    and just started playing concert music and realizing you have to do a few Christmas parades :/
    savvy1998 savvy1998 16-17, F 1 Response Dec 2

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    A Great Fall Back

    Sometimes today's music can become so outrageous it's pathetic  so I'm just glad I can fall back on the classics . especially while reading a book help me get lost faster and want to stay longer.
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jun 7, 2012

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    Fur Elise By Beethoven - (beautiful Piano)

    Someone once said, I don't know art, but I know what I like.  Well, I don't know classical music, but I know what *I* like.  And I like this piece.  It is one of my favorites. 
    deleted deleted 26-30 4 Responses Jul 20, 2011

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    Classical is music's equivalent to the little

    black dress, and the double-breasted suit/ blazer or the cuff-links to the shirt. Everything classical music encounters is made somehow more elegant and polished while in it's midst. Classical music, is beauty in sound.
    propergentleman propergentleman 36-40, M Oct 31

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    Emotion Without Words

    Music in one of its finer forms. Beautiful, simple yet intricately complex, and such a conveyor of emotion that certain pieces were banned long ago for fear of inciting unsolicited rushes of feelings that weren't exactly prudent for the time. It soothes me, and it moves me.
    SpiritOfTheRabbit SpiritOfTheRabbit 31-35, F 2 Responses Nov 15, 2009

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    Yeppers I Do

    Have acquired a taste for Classical music.Always thought it was kinda boring and Im sure a lot of it is...but...the good stuff is really great....emotive..takes you to another place............Started wen I picked up a cd for 20 cents....lol...bargain...but also had the Nessun...
    meteorite meteorite 36-40, F 3 Responses Nov 25, 2011

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    Classic Rock and Indian classical music,

    likes of Shri Pandit Ravi Shankar to whom even mighty Beatles considered as their Guru.
    roadrunningcoyote roadrunningcoyote 22-25, M Nov 14

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    Listening And Playing

    The first piece I learned on piano was Beethovan, Moonlight sonata.  I have many I like, and my favorites change frequently.  Right now it is Bach, Air. There are many classical pieces I have yet to hear and adore. :-)
    Yohanna Yohanna 36-40, F Jun 16, 2010

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    I Go To Concerts Alone

    Few of my friends share my love for classical music. So, I go to concerts, sit alone, and enjoy the symphony Orchestra play the heavenly music in peace. Sometimes I wish I had someone to share the moment with but most of the time I'm just having to much fun to think about that...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Nov 17, 2011

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    XxLittleBrotherxX XxLittleBrotherxX 18-21, M 1 Response Nov 24

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    True Beauty.

    From the moment i picked up that clarinet i knew that orchestra was the way for me. Such amazing grace and talent put in to a single composition, i loved the feeling of each individual creating one glorious sound. I've never bee partial to specific artist but certain songs...
    aliceXIONU aliceXIONU 22-25, F Feb 1, 2012

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    In a Way

    I like playing classical music on my violin. I hate listening to it though. 
    kleisse kleisse 22-25, F Jul 27, 2008

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    Maverick1962 Maverick1962 51-55, M 1 Response Dec 1

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    Strange But True

    When I was a teenager my band teacher got me interested in classical music. It started out when he made us watch the movie Amadeus. Ever since then I was hooked. It's always interesting to see peoples reactions when I tell them that I like classical music. They take one look at...
    BleedingMascara BleedingMascara 18-21, F 4 Responses Apr 10, 2008

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    Trained Classically But Enjoy Rockin' And Fiddlin' Too

    My dad trained me (or abused me?) early to tolerate loud stadium speakers by putting my crib literally inches from his amplifier to train me to sleep in concert conditions.... well it worked.... and it caused some serious inner ear damage too (thanks Dad!). But, it paid off in...
    LFHB LFHB 36-40, F 5 Responses Nov 16, 2009

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    Indian Classic Music..

    Music is food for the soul. Indian classical music does just that to you. Every pull of the string and every swara will strike a chord in your heart. When we speak of Indian classic music, we are primarily referring to "pure music" or "ragdaari music". Commonly known as Indian...
    nivanvc nivanvc 36-40, M Aug 2, 2013

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    I Am So Glad For Youtube

    I was never a big fan of YouTube until very recently. Even when I started posting songs for Lee it still seemed to me to be full of music in which I had little or no interest. Somehow though I encountered a classical piece - perhaps an excerpt from Carmen - but as I was posting I...
    CFOM CFOM 70+, M 1 Response Aug 7, 2012

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    Yes

    I like listening to it when my other music just doesn't cut it. When I'm really calm, classical music is great but I listen to everything except for three or four genre's that just don't do it for me. <3 music.
    DemonVampire180 DemonVampire180 18-21, F Feb 7, 2013

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    I Love Emotional Classical Music

    I love classical music. I play the violin and I started playing in 8th grade and at the end of 9th grade I made Chamber so im really happy but 50% happy and 50% scared because Chamber music isnt the easiest. I started playing the cello but couldnt afford the lessons or the rental...
    OutOfSight23 OutOfSight23 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 2, 2013

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    Join The Listeners' Club!

    I am a professional violinist and private violin teacher in Richmond, VA. About a year ago I added a blog to my website in an effort to better allow my students, their parents and everyone else to explore the excitement of classical music. I welcome you to check out the blog...
    timothyjuddviolin timothyjuddviolin 36-40 1 Response Jun 10, 2012

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    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Piano Concerto No. 21

    Some nights, I feel so relaxed and peaceful, as if nothing could bother me in the entire world.  I pour a glass of Sangiovese and I turn on music like this and begin to dream about another time. ~Mozart's Piano Concerto No. 21 performed by Netherlands Chamber Orchestra 
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Jul 20, 2011

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    jdl923 jdl923 26-30, M Dec 3

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    Skaters Waltz

    My awareness of classical music came from listening to Christmas music and grew from there.  My family was always at its closest at this time of year.We would put the Montovani Record on, light some candles, turn the tree on, shut out the lights and the room became magical as...
    snowberry75 snowberry75 36-40, F 1 Response Jul 21, 2011

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    Meditative Intent

    I love to listen to classical music whenever I'm: writing, working, meditating, or reading something important. I don't know why, but having classical music as a backdrop or setting of my environment is really soothing. I've recently acquired all kinds of Bach, Vivaldi, and...
    vinividivici21 vinividivici21 22-25, F 6 Responses Jul 31, 2008

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    Classical music is the only way I can

    both calm down as well as focus. When I see someone young playing violin or piano, it renews my faith in humanity a little. Classical is the only kind of music I listen to as I believe it's the only real music out there. The feeling of culture and refinement washing over me are...
    propergentleman propergentleman 36-40, M Nov 12

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    Not all of it but some.

    It can soothe the weary soul. Lighten the anger in my heart. Make me breathe a sigh of relief after day I'd like to forget.
    deleted deleted 26-30 Mar 13

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    Its true i do, But and here's the but.

    . I dont like all of it, even if its the same piece. As i see it. If the music becomes hard going = no distinct melody I soon find the listening without any pleasure and lose interest. I like things simple yes beautiful in musical listening terms. Ill post links of classical...
    wowandflutter wowandflutter 51-55, M 1 Response Mar 6

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    Great Music -- And Funny Performance, Too

    Victor Borge was a classic. He played well but made it very humorously entertaining as well. I consider myself fortunate to have seem him perform live way back when. 
    CFOM CFOM 70+, M Jul 17, 2011

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    Don't Know Much Though

    I really don't know much about classical music, so it's tough for me to decipher what's a sonata and what's a concerto.  All I know is I like to listen to it.  It soothes me quite a lot.  I particularly like woodwinds, perhaps since I played bassoon for a few...
    debmichelle debmichelle 36-40 1 Response Jun 1, 2008

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    My knowledge of classical music is shockingly

    bad. However it doesn't stop me enjoying that feeling of being completely emerged in a beautiful piece of classical music. I have recently taken to putting classic fm on and relaxing for an hour with a book. It is amazing how much that can ease so much that goes on in an over...
    IllusiveLittleMe IllusiveLittleMe 26-30, F 1 Response Sep 22

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    Shostakovich: Symphony No 5.

    Bernstein,New York philharmonic.Emotive performance.
    berangere berangere 66-70, F Aug 25, 2013

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    The Violin and the Cello!!

    I love all types of music.  Classical is part of the list.  I love the violin and the cello.  I have since I was a child.  When I hear certain songs with violin or cello it stirs something within me.  I can't explain it, only that it's such a beautiful feeling...  I...
    TexasLily TexasLily 51-55, F 5 Responses Oct 30, 2008

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    Mondonville - Sonata

    for Harpsichord & Violin in C - Mov. 2&3/3
    leesalee1290 leesalee1290 22-25, M 1 Response Nov 13

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    leesalee1290 leesalee1290 22-25, M Nov 13

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    Talks to Me

    Classical music has such a variety of feeling.  I studied music appreciation as a child and took piano and guitar lessons while young.  I enjoy the virtuosity of a classical musician and composer.  There is such a depth of feeling possible with it.  My heart...
    dorobo dorobo 70+, M May 12, 2008

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    Related Experiences

    I grew up very poor, but my mother listened to classical music and instilled in me a deep appreciation for it as well. When Amadeus came to theaters, we were blown away. We could...
    LottieDa LottieDa 41-45, F 5 days ago

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    I just love classical music, makin love to a lady on the tune of classical music is soo hot!!!
    jackazee jackazee 31-35, M 1 Response 22 hrs ago

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    Hi :) i never tried to listen to classic music but It's on my new year resolution list! the thing is i find these days songs very ..i don't know i just hate it.. so i decided why...
    trytrytry2 trytrytry2 26-30, F 3 Responses Nov 22

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    I love country music, but I'm afraid there has been very little real country music produced for many years. I love the Golden Age of Country, from about 1955 to 1985. George Jones...
    Gloryous Gloryous 56-60, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    Habib Koité is such a talented musician. I love every one of his songs. Sirata, Foro Bana, Cigarette Abana and Din Din Wo are some of my favourites. Also, have a listen to this...
    tttrisha tttrisha 16-17, F 1 day ago

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    Bruno Mars dear. He's awesome, his voice is perfect. He's such a great performer. I love love love his music.
    higalove higalove 18-21, F Dec 4

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    LoveMusicDreams LoveMusicDreams 26-30, F Dec 5

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    This is the side not many people know of me! I loveeeeeee instrumental music.
    Missmini5 Missmini5 18-21, F 2 Responses Dec 6

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    Edm. Electronic Dance Music.
    nickwrocks1 nickwrocks1 13-15, M Dec 6

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    Street musicians with homemade instruments.
    izzypie izzypie 36-40, F 6 days ago

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    The beatles Deep purple Metallica Rolling stones Simon and garfunkle Pink floyd Bob dylan Leonard cohen ( though i like " hallelujah," better, by jeff buckley and rufus...
    chocolatecurlz chocolatecurlz 18-21, F Nov 22

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    LoveMusicDreams LoveMusicDreams 26-30, F Nov 29

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