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Classical Notes: June 22, 2006 Archive

Radio, CDs, LPs, IPODS, and, oh yes...concerts too

Posted at 10:18 AM on June 22, 2006 by Bob Christiansen (74 Comments)
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I had to chuckle at Daniel Barenboim's comments that Don Lee posted yesterday. Barenboim is basically saying that classical music is only for the select few and that he gets to set the rules. No it isn't and no you don't!

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