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by ccaranna
Thu Jun 01, 2006 4:39 am
Forum: Recordings - CD/DVDs
Topic: Did SR ever transcribe his own symphonic works to piano??
Replies: 11
Views: 9192

I know it would be fun! Only problem is I live about 2500 miles away in Columbus, Ohio. :( Not exactly a practical situation, but I'll try and practice it anyway. Which part should I work on? :wink: Have you been to CA wine country? I also saw that you like red wine. (me too, do you have a favorite ...
by ccaranna
Fri May 26, 2006 2:07 am
Forum: Recordings - CD/DVDs
Topic: Did SR ever transcribe his own symphonic works to piano??
Replies: 11
Views: 9192

Jessica wrote:... the symphonic works for piano, I think that would be amazing, especially the 2nd symphony, it's my fav! :)


Will you play it with me? So what if I don't live near you! Oh, well. :) :cry:

Btw, nice website Jessica, very nice!
by ccaranna
Sat May 20, 2006 4:04 am
Forum: The Life of Sergei Vasilyevich Rachmaninoff
Topic: What a handsome man.
Replies: 2
Views: 4283

Very clean-cut during a time in his youth in which it was fashionable for men to sport facial hair and longer coiffures.

You could say he was cutting edge. :wink:
by ccaranna
Fri May 19, 2006 3:43 am
Forum: The Life of Sergei Vasilyevich Rachmaninoff
Topic: Movie on Rachmaninoff - Finally!!!!!
Replies: 28
Views: 24522

I agree with not trivializing the man, but perhaps a movie can reach out to an audience that is not already familiar with his incredible music, unbelievable talent, and skill. Yes, truths may get stretched, as I think they typically do in films, but those that are intelligent can make their own assu...
by ccaranna
Thu May 18, 2006 7:19 pm
Forum: Recordings - CD/DVDs
Topic: Best interpretation of 2nd Symphony
Replies: 14
Views: 14998

Is the Previn recording you referred to on Telarc? If it is, that's the one I cut my ears on a while back, though somehow I lost the disc. I remember really liking it. I picked up a cheaper copy of the complete symphonies by Slatkin and the St. Louis Symphony on Vox, but I think they're just OK. I t...
by ccaranna
Thu May 18, 2006 6:55 pm
Forum: The Life of Sergei Vasilyevich Rachmaninoff
Topic: Movie on Rachmaninoff - Finally!!!!!
Replies: 28
Views: 24522

Re: Movie on Rachmaninoff - Finally!!!!!

I wonder which actor is going to take Rachmaninoff's role!? Hello, New guy here- The first person that came to my mind that resembles Rachmaninoff when I read this was Peter Stormare. http://www.einsiders.com/features/interviews/images/Peter%20Stormare1.jpg Don't know if he would be willing to do i...

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