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Subject: Re: A Vast Collection of CD's and DVD's
From: donald kane <[log in to unmask]>
Reply-To:donald kane <[log in to unmask]>
Date:Sun, 27 Aug 2017 15:02:41 -0400
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Do any of the things being "streamed" match what it was like, and still is
like, to hear the full glory of a fine recording in its original format,
played at home on the appropriate sound system; no headphone?.  Which of
today's "devices" bring one as close to reality?

dtmk.

On Fri, Aug 25, 2017 at 10:03 PM, Peggy Houdek <[log in to unmask]>
wrote:

> Yes, that’s true and very sad to face.  When I moved a couple of years
> ago, I had tons of each kind of recording to deal with — 78s, lps,
> cassettes, cds, dvds, etc.  These were collections of my husband and myself
> that went back many years before we met.  Also, many, many books.  It was a
> very difficult thing to face as I had to do it myself, as he was ill at the
> time and later passed away.  I gave many things to the libraries and sold
> some at estate sales.  But, the bottom line was that I simply had to throw
> some things away.  I kept many ads which I’m now organizing  and play on my
> iMac computer.  I try now to rarely add anything to my collection that
> isn’t streamed!   What I finally had to realize was that the joy they had
> brought us was still there even if the material items weren’t.  It helped.
>
> All best in your decisions.
>
> Peggy
>
> (,,,) ^..^(,,,)
>
>
>
> > On Aug 25, 2017, at 9:46 PM, Franco della Marina <[log in to unmask]>
> wrote:
> >
> > Nobody even wants CDs any longer.
> >
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