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Idil Biret Downloads (Read 1415 times)

Offline quixoticcafe

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Idil Biret Downloads
« on: February 25, 2005, 07:27:02 PM »
Hi Group,

All you Idil Biret fans will appreciate this download site:

http://www.idilbiret.net/Archive/musicarchive01.htm

She plays a lot of blackbelt pieces including Islamey and Liszt/Beethoven Symphonies!!!
I think she is fantastic and adventuresome. What do you think?

Quixoticcafe

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Re: Idil Biret Downloads
«Reply #1 on: February 25, 2005, 07:58:44 PM »
Great site, thanks -  it's rare that pianists do this for their fans.
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Re: Idil Biret Downloads
«Reply #2 on: February 26, 2005, 01:17:17 AM »
yes, a great site indeed! thanks so much!! 

I remember a thread here once criticizing Biret, but I think she's great!

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Re: Idil Biret Downloads
«Reply #3 on: February 26, 2005, 07:34:02 AM »
WOW! What a great find.  ;D Thanks. ;)
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Re: Idil Biret Downloads
«Reply #4 on: February 26, 2005, 01:25:14 PM »
I'm THE Biret fan so I have already downloaded everything on that site. I think it is very kind of her to let her preformances be up for downloading.
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