The Art-Music Forum
October 16, 2021, 12:17:50 pm
Welcome, Guest. Please login or register.
Did you miss your activation email?

Login with username, password and session length
News: A place to discover and discuss a wide range of composers and music (both familiar and forgotten), recordings, broadcasts, books and art. Register, contribute and explore!
 
  Home Help Search Gallery Staff List Login Register  

Composer Catalogues and Composer Discussion or New Recordings


Pages: [1]   Go Down
  Print  
Author Topic: Composer Catalogues and Composer Discussion or New Recordings  (Read 40 times)
Admin
Administrator
Level 3
*****

Times thanked: 51
Offline Offline

Posts: 160


View Profile
« on: March 23, 2018, 05:03:05 pm »

The new Administrators wish to encourage discussion. We do not want to inhibit discussion.

We are agreed however that the Composer Catalogues should be retained as what they are, ie in most cases lists of the composer's orchestral works. It is of course absolutely correct that additions, corrections, amendments, new recordings of such music should be added to the catalogue's thread.

If however members wish to post comments about the composer's music or to add new recordings of non-orchestral music then it is "good practice" to post these elsewhere on the forum, in the "New recordings" section for example.

We hope that this makes sense and that members will agree to the 'good practice' Smiley Yes, of course, one of the Administrators (ie, me, Dundonnell Grin) does have a sort of "proprietory interest" in retaining the essential purpose of the composer catalogues. He also recognises that they are becoming increasingly dated without new recordings being added regularly and that they are only what they set out to be-lists of orchestral music.  What he certainly does not have the time, energy or inclination to do is now go back and "tinker" with every catalogue and the posts which have been made since they first appeared.

It is encouraging that members wish to post about a composer or about new recordings of non-orchestral music. All we, respectfully, ask is that they post in the most appropriate place Smiley
Report Spam   Logged

Share on Facebook Share on Twitter


Pages: [1]   Go Up
  Print  
 
Jump to:  

Powered by EzPortal
Bookmark this site! | Upgrade This Forum
SMF For Free - Create your own Forum


Powered by SMF | SMF © 2016, Simple Machines
Privacy Policy