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Eugene Ormandy / The Philadelphia Orchestra – Shostakovich Symphony No. 15

Another from Ormandy and The Philadelphia Orchestra in a series of classical releases here on the Quad Wormhole.    Enjoy   CB

Eugene Ormandy

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Weekly Vinyl – Orff

Carl Orff: Carmina Burana
The Philadelphia Orchestra, Eugene Ormandy, Conductor
(1960)

This album has the devil music.
You know – that bombastic score that is used on occasion to signify evil on screen. 138 more words

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Eugene Ormandy/The Philadelphia Orchestra – The Fantastic Philadelphians, Volume 2

This release may come as a surprise to long time followers of Captain Beyond. More similar to this are upcoming if all goes well. What surprised the Captain was that the songs contained on this reel sounded very familiar to someone who is not acquainted with this form of music. 83 more words

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1957 Fantasia Soundtrack LP

And this is why I still own a record player.

Every once in a while I stumble across something truly special. Although Fantasia (released in 1940) was a critical success it was a box office disappointment for Walt Disney. 620 more words

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MMT Recommends: Summer Fun with Family Events at the Mann Center

Happy Father’s Day MMT Fam! If you’re looking for summer fun that the entire family can enjoy, and you’re in the Philly area, you can look no further than the historical… 895 more words

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The Lord Of The Rings To Take Over The Mann

By: Greg Sacidor

You may have seen The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers in theaters over a decade ago, but nothing will be like watching it on a giant screen, accompanied by The Philadelphia Orchestra. 101 more words

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