Talk about music, bands, concerts, instruments, etc.
Astica wrote:Describing music as classical is the same as describing it as "old school". It says a little about when it was made, but not about the music itself.
G_C wrote:You probably know this, but in case you didn't, classical is a period of music making in history
Yes, I knew this but in the classical period, composers wrote chamber music, among other things.
So why complain about the use of the word? I'm so out of my element in this discussion, it appears.
Astica wrote:That's probably the wankiest thing I've heard all day.
Elen wrote:If they were just bickering about politics, instead of indulging ERQ's passive-aggressive, self-aggrandizing fuckassery, then I wouldn't have a problem with it.
Voly wrote:So why complain about the use of the word? I'm so out of my element in this discussion, it appears.
Because, as I said on the last page, its like saying "I like old music". That could refer to anything, and so its pointless to say. Especially when there are so many different ways to be more specific, either by narrowing down the period, or by saying the type of music.
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