The most brutal composer shut-downs in classical music

Imagine the most brutal insult you can... nope, still not as nasty as this lot.

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Beethoven on Rossini

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Stravinsky on Rachmaninov

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Copland on Vaughan Williams

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Tchaikovsky on Mussorgsky

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Stravinsky on Messiaen

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Stravinsky on Handel

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Sir Thomas Beecham on Elgar

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Rossini on Wagner

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Berlioz on Handel

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Beethoven

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Rossini on Berlioz

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Tchaikovsky on Mussorgsky

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Wagner on Chopin

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Tchaikovsky on Brahms

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