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Re: New Thread: "Classical" Music In

My Grandfather, a 1920's Harvard educated doctor
(and somewhat of a curmudgen), always accused Schostakovich
of sounding like an "E-Flat Chamber Pot".

 Always made me chuckle we he said that.  I like to use the insult
myself, every once in awhile.


SoundFNR@aol.com wrote:

> All this talk of string quartets and noone's mentioned the Schostakovich.
> Probably as good as the Bartok in their own way, there's 15 of them, 
>some of
> them major works.