Welcome to our forum. A Message To Our New and Prospective Members . Check out our Forum Rules. Lets keep this forum an enjoyable place to visit.

Please participate in our “Let it Snow” Xmas 2020 Group youtube project!”

A A A
Avatar
Please consider registering
guest
sp_LogInOut Log In sp_Registration Register
Register | Lost password?
Advanced Search
Forum Scope




Match



Forum Options



Minimum search word length is 3 characters - maximum search word length is 84 characters
sp_Feed Topic RSS sp_TopicIcon
Maurice Hasson
Topic Rating: 0 Topic Rating: 0 Topic Rating: 0 Topic Rating: 0 Topic Rating: 0 Topic Rating: 0 (0 votes) 
Avatar
Gordon Shumway
London, England
Pro advisor
Members

Regulars
November 10, 2018 - 5:10 am
Member Since: August 1, 2016
Forum Posts: 1282
sp_UserOfflineSmall Offline

This is the first classical record I ever bought, in about 1974/1975. I don't think I had much of a preference between the Paganini and the Prokofiev. But I've always loved Prok's 2nd in preference to his 1st. My parents hated it - they thought it was a dirge.

Strangely, it was still available new on vinyl until a few years ago, but it has never been released on CD.

If you collect vinyl (I binned all mine 15 years ago), I'd be interested in what you think of it. (I remember complaining about the intonation in parts of the Paganini and violin friends telling me that was because it was difficult)

https://www.amazon.co.uk/s/ref.....+prokofiev

Andrew

Forum Timezone: America/New_York
Most Users Ever Online: 696
Currently Online: AndrewH
Guest(s) 54
Currently Browsing this Page:
1 Guest(s)
Members Birthdays
sp_BirthdayIcon
Today None
Upcoming HeadCheese, Mad_Wed, Andrew, Prudence, lakelivr, ButteryStuffs, harvestman, fiddlinmama, kit, makinnoise, wisco kid, Nathalie, marta, Raef, AmandaKulp, vocaliw95
Top Posters:
Mad_Wed: 2849
Barry: 2680
Fiddlestix: 2647
Oliver: 2439
DanielB: 2379
damfino: 1992
Kevin M.: 1971
cdennyb: 1815
TerryT: 1728
Ferret: 1575
Member Stats:
Guest Posters: 3
Members: 27358
Moderators: 0
Admins: 7
Forum Stats:
Groups: 16
Forums: 60
Topics: 8711
Posts: 108192
Newest Members:
FluffyMcFluff, JosephJoestar, RJ_Fiddles, rln2020, Jerome Hubbard, Little Prairie Girl
Administrators: Fiddlerman: 15266, KindaScratchy: 1756, coolpinkone: 4176, BillyG: 3569, MrsFiddlerman: 2, Jimmie Bjorling: 0, Mouse: 2310