Tchaikovsky’s 4th symphony has an oboe solo in the second movement that nobody seems to play just right. It’s annoying.

(Not sure what this guy is talking about; I’ve heard it played beautifully!)

Chicago Symphony:

Vienna Philharmonic:

… anyone have a fave out there in VideoLand you want to share?


  1. Maybe he could play it for us to show us the right way to play it? 🙂

  2. No kidding, Brandon.

    I get so weary of these critical people. Ack!