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Posted on Sun, May 29, 2005 15:29

If music be the food of love...

then what is the most appropriate music to play if someone comes round to your house/flat/apartment/houseboat (whatever)??

Suggestions please.

PS If there are mentions of 'Zorba the Greek' or anything by Hawkwind, I'll know the answers are a wind-up.



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Posted on Wed, Jun 01, 2005 07:42

yep, very good song Bobby, welcome to the jungle etc.. I also like Lynyrd Skynyrd and I really like Black Sabbath. But you can only listen to this kind of music VERY LOUD and preferably in the car while driving VERY FAST - lol! And then you get caught speeding...

  


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Posted on Wed, Jun 01, 2005 01:14

I like from Pop to Jazz,Country,Blues,I just love Music...

  


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Posted on Tue, May 31, 2005 16:06


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You're right Maggie. Sometimes I'm in the mood for opera, other times for hard rock, sometimes easy jazz etc....
sometimes it's blues and other times it's classical. There is very little I really dislike in the way of music. Maybe rap - although even some of that is "ok" but only in very small doses.

But I guess, in general, if you are having a "romantic" dinner some types of music fit in better with that kind of mood. Wouldn't think of serenading my dinner guest, by candlelight, with Guns and Roses or Deep Purple I guess - lol!

What's your favorite type of music?

ha,ha yea i like guns and roses: welcome to the jungle we got everything in the jungle welcome to the jungle won't you bring me to your knees. yea what about bad company: can't get enough of your love, shooting star, lynyrd skynyrd



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Posted on Tue, May 31, 2005 01:24

You're right Maggie. Sometimes I'm in the mood for opera, other times for hard rock, sometimes easy jazz etc....
sometimes it's blues and other times it's classical. There is very little I really dislike in the way of music. Maybe rap - although even some of that is "ok" but only in very small doses.

But I guess, in general, if you are having a "romantic" dinner some types of music fit in better with that kind of mood. Wouldn't think of serenading my dinner guest, by candlelight, with Guns and Roses or Deep Purple I guess - lol!

What's your favorite type of music?



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Posted on Tue, May 31, 2005 00:51

I think Music depends on the Mood...

  


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Posted on Mon, May 30, 2005 14:48

Beethoven's Moonlight Sonata is nice too. And almost any classical guitar music is good to listen to under these circumstances. Have you heard/seen John Williams' guitar concert in Sevilla? (I think it's in Sevilla.?) It's wonderful. He makes it look so easy! Not fair - lol.



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Posted on Mon, May 30, 2005 12:19

I must confess that I started this thread as a bit of a rhetorical question, to see what other people's opinions were.

My own personal favourite for "a quiet night in" would be Debussy's Clair de Lune, or perhaps "Bay of Kings" (a classical guitar album by Steve Hackett).

(For a lads night in, it would be a different matter altogether of course - much noisier...)



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Posted on Mon, May 30, 2005 04:47


AlpenSnow write:
If music be the food of love...

then what is the most appropriate music to play if someone comes round to your house/flat/apartment/houseboat (whatever)??

Suggestions please.

PS If there are mentions of 'Zorba the Greek' or anything by Hawkwind, I'll know the answers are a wind-up.



ok ok I'll be serious (but I still think there's nothing wrong with Zorba)

BTW, I love that you included houseboat! I'd love to live on a houseboat in Amsterdam! But back to the subject....
Katie Melua is great... (love her song: Closest thing to Crazy) Norah Jones maybe.. in small doses. Joan Armatrading... Dinah Washington (Mad about the Boy - great song)
Stevie Wonder - Gary Moore - Ry Cooder (some of his stuff...) Elton John - Buena Vista Social Club!! And there are more I'm sure that I can't think of now...
I guess it depends on who's coming over and what the context of the date is. I am assuming it is a "romantic" dinner date just for two...??

Classical music and other:
Vivaldi's Four Seasons
Mozart: Eine Kleine Nachtmusik
Chopin's Polonaise, Waltzes etc...
Tchaikovsky's Swan Lake
Hadjidakis - 15 Vespers (great guitar, piano and harp combo)
Hadjidakis - Gioconda's Smile

Nothing better - I imagine for I have yet to do it - than to sit on a (my?) balcony and admire the stunning view in the evening after a delicious dinner, candles and lanterns all around, with someone special at your side, while listening to beautiful music...
*sigh*

  


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Posted on Mon, May 30, 2005 04:46


AlpenSnow write:
If music be the food of love...

then what is the most appropriate music to play if someone comes round to your house/flat/apartment/houseboat (whatever)??

Suggestions please.

PS If there are mentions of 'Zorba the Greek' or anything by Hawkwind, I'll know the answers are a wind-up.



Hey, what's wrong with Zorba the Greek?? Perfectly good music to dance the syrtaki to - well except on a houseboat maybe....

  


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Posted on Sun, May 29, 2005 21:50

I like the song by Kenny Chesney.......You had me at Hello..I want to be able to say that..

  


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Posted on Sun, May 29, 2005 18:54

if it turns a lil kinky..tina turner is good, what's love got to do with it.........lol

  


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Posted on Sun, May 29, 2005 18:52

music being the food of love..Yanni works real good.

  


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Posted on Sun, May 29, 2005 17:59

i like all sorts of music arangeing from jazz to metal country classic rock classic country after all iam a musician, self tought since iwas a kid. i like any thing except for rap i don't know what they get out of it, i also like 50's and 60's rock and roll to.



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Posted on Sun, May 29, 2005 16:43

That's not a question easily answered. It really depends on the type of gathering. If it is a big whoop up party with a bunch of friends then something more raunchy. If it is a social gathering of friends it could be more background music either classical, rock, country...depends on the mood and likes of the people in attendance. I have to admit...whenever I have a party, I ask one of my friend's husband to handle it for me...he brings all his CD's and it works. I just worry about the food! lol



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