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What you listening to.

Discussion in 'The Lounge' started by AJUK, Nov 15, 2005.

  1. WillieJ

    WillieJ Well-Known Member

    The proms on't telly, followed by Yo Yo Ma Inspired by Bach disc 1 followed by Micheal Mara High Sobriety inc. "Hermless".
    I enjoyed them all greatly though I do rather think that th 6,000 (or did I mis hear) pipe RAH organ might just be - magnificant... but stupid?
  2. Ascu75 AKA Don Wood

    Ascu75 AKA Don Wood Well-Known Member

    I thought it was nine thousand nine hundred and ninety nine pipes!
  3. Zou

    Zou Well-Known Member

    Mixed set wasn't it. Happened to be on the radio, I hadn't known in advance. Didn't enjoy all of it but overall a pleasant evening's listening.
  4. WillieJ

    WillieJ Well-Known Member

    You are correct.
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  5. Ascu75 AKA Don Wood

    Ascu75 AKA Don Wood Well-Known Member

    I just remember saying to Heather what a talking point it was. Ten thousand sound like a throw away comment anything over it’s got Over ten thousand, but Nine Thousand Nine Hundred and Ninety Nine is a statement of fact and thus a talking point. Hence why we are talking about it, good call on the designer, I can’t remember his name:D just off to google that crumb of information. X Don

    from google
    Henry Willis

    Construction. Designed and built by Henry Willis at a cost of approximately £8,000, the Hall's Grand Organ was built in just 14 months – a swift construction considering the size of the instrument.
  6. WillieJ

    WillieJ Well-Known Member

    Makes me think of Sir Terry Pratchett and ther Librarian.
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  7. Learning

    Learning Ethelred the Ill-Named

    Stravinsky on BBC TV 4. Works that we do not often hear.
  8. Catriona

    Catriona Well-Known Member

    Just caught up with the last episode of Meet me at the Museum on the BBC Sounds. A lot like the old series Butterflies - but with a better ending!
  9. spinno

    spinno Well-Known Member

    Poor Leonard!
  10. Ascu75 AKA Don Wood

    Ascu75 AKA Don Wood Well-Known Member

    Radio four extra. Some silly play that’s got another thirty seconds before I change stations. Now listening to radio four about the k
    ‘Maid ‘ on Netflix I am half of the first episode in and now listening to this I’m going to
    watch some more of it.
  11. Learning

    Learning Ethelred the Ill-Named

    Same here 28th October 2021.
    If I'm still alive in another four years then it is still likely to be Radio 3, unless force fed Radio 1 by ignorant carers.
  12. Catriona

    Catriona Well-Known Member

  13. SqueamishOssifrage

    SqueamishOssifrage Well-Known Member

    Thanks for posting that - today's equivalent of Apollo weaving his magic!
    I have every recording Pink Floyd ever made on CD, except a compilation album that didn't include anything I didn't already have - and this!

    That's settled tonight's concert - Pulse remastered.
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  14. Catriona

    Catriona Well-Known Member

    He's simply a genius guitarist for me. Coming up to my wedding anniversary it reminds me of happier times.
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  15. Ascu75 AKA Don Wood

    Ascu75 AKA Don Wood Well-Known Member

    Tonight I will e listening to the Adele program on ITV :)
  16. SXH

    SXH Well-Known Member

    Hmmm, might dig out my DVD of the original Live in Pompeii... :cool:
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  17. dream_police

    dream_police Well-Known Member

    Have you seen Us+Them by Roger Waters? I think it might be on Netflix or Amazon.

    Likewise Roger Waters The Wall, which is also being shown on Netflix. One of the best concerts I have been to was The Wall.
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  18. John Farrell

    John Farrell Well-Known Member

    All these Pink Floyd fans...
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  19. SXH

    SXH Well-Known Member

    Not to mention the Grateful Dead, Deep Purple, Abba, Yes, JS Bach, Chopin and Hildegard von Bingen.

    Or is that just me? :eek:
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  20. Catriona

    Catriona Well-Known Member

    Nope! Not just you.
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