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I Like Classical Music

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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    I especially love this song by German Composer,

    Pachelbel. It's one of my most favorite titled, "Canon" in D major. They usually play this particular song for weddings when the bride is walking down the isle. It's sounds so pretty and soothing. I actually thought about making a dance routine out of this one too and doing it...
    texaschic35 texaschic35 31-35, F 1 Response Jul 8

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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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    Classical

    I like to listen to classical music, it relaxes me and makes me dream, I like the wordlessness of it, yet it expresses so much feeling and emotion.  Some of the things I like best about it how it makes me feel.  It's as if I'm floating on air and nothing can...
    evilkittymew evilkittymew 36-40, F 3 Responses Jan 23, 2009

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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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    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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    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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    From Childhood Til Now

    i heard a lot of classical music growing up in my mother's house.  i think we always had a piano in the house.  she played different kinds of music but would warm up with bach.  i always loved hearing her play.  still love to hear a good pianist (or piano...
    merisszzilla merisszzilla 36-40, F 1 Response Feb 12, 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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    Madrigal

    As much as I love some Jazz, some Pop or some ethnic music (the Persians!, the ney!!!), I love classical music.  Strange enough the further in time, the better I like it.  I generally prefer Baroque over Romantic composers and above all, I adore the polyphonists...
    moreandless moreandless 56-60, M Mar 2, 2010

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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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    Shostakovich: Symphony No 5.

    Bernstein,New York philharmonic.Emotive performance.
    berangere berangere 66-70, F Aug 25, 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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    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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    The Source of the Course.

    The fork of the muse that has been unchanged for centuries.  From the mechanical to the manual - the forces to create and genertate these etherial audiao events stirs near raw emotion inthe mind of one who can comprehend the genuis of its creation.
    deleted deleted 26-30 Apr 19, 2009

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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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    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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    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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    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.
    Cyclone6674 Cyclone6674 31-35, M Jun 7, 2012

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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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    Annabella00 Annabella00 16-17, F 1 Response Apr 21

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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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    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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    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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    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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    Related Experiences

    Does anyone else listen to classical music on a daily basis or is it just me? Lol. Camille Saint-Saens and Dvorak are my favorites by the way.
    OutOfSight23 OutOfSight23 18-21, F 5 Responses Aug 20

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    St Matthew Passion by JS Bach.... That opening chorus seems to well from deep within and from that moment forward it's impossible not to be moved by the real 'passion' of the music...
    Ringcraft Ringcraft 51-55, M 2 Responses Sep 3

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    I love classic music ilke the song is I just called to say I love you wat u like
    hmkspain hmkspain 16-17, M Aug 25

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    Anybody here listened to Max Richter's music??
    joshuamagneto joshuamagneto 26-30, M 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I like by the Beetles: Revolution
    DoctorJon13 DoctorJon13 13-15, M 2 Responses Aug 26

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    I like a lot of music from movies ... and I mean A LOT! But for me, nothing can touch John Williams "Schindler's List Theme". This version features the talents of violinist Itzhak...
    StarLily71 StarLily71 41-45, F 2 Responses Aug 24

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    Any one heard about Max Richter? His music will make you feel nostalgic, happy and will take you to isolated place of your imagination. Do check out this artist.My suggestions...
    joshuamagneto joshuamagneto 26-30, M Aug 22

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    It's really about the heart - I enjoy moments and experiences that affect me, deeply. I feel like, the more years that pass, the harder my shell becomes until only the most...
    Aurinne Aurinne 36-40, F 1 Response Aug 18

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    This is getting even more true as I age. I mostly like the songs from the 70s, 80s, and 90s.
    heisjessica4372 heisjessica4372 31-35, M Aug 25

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    And I want to rock your gypsy soul Just like way back in the days of old
    Earthanngel Earthanngel 26-30, F Sep 6

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    Any Drop Dead Cynical Amaranthe fans? I found this awesome group through Nuclear Blast (I think). I like these people along with a good proportion of the symphonic metal bands...
    DestinyEvelyn DestinyEvelyn 18-21, T 6 days ago

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    Beware the Dog- The Griswolds She used to suck the life out of me We used to joke and it felt like home But now it's all just hazy We used to walk where the wild things grow But...
    casssss casssss 13-15, F 4 days ago

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    ITS FUC.KING GREAT! :D YEAH!!!!!
    Noobzz Noobzz 18-21, M Aug 20

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    Mahler is the best ! His life was all about pain(deaths,mental diseases etc.) and u can feel his depressed feelings too
    fauxlady fauxlady 22-25, F Aug 20

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    I love love love the harp in this song😍❤️, I can't wait till I get my harp😍❤️❤️.
    OutOfSight23 OutOfSight23 18-21, F 2 Responses Aug 22

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    Vivaldi - The 4 seasons for example
    PeterDr PeterDr 31-35, M 2 Responses Aug 23

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    I love this song 😍. Lol idk who that cellist is thou.
    OutOfSight23 OutOfSight23 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 25

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    Pavane, by Fauré   
    randGirl randGirl 22-25, F 4 Responses Aug 27

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