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Why have I stopped listening to my favorite album?

Because you are Noting that
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"The Unfinished ________ Waltz"

Edit: I figured out the title I think!!!! "Boxes of boxes" If you take all the notes given: Which solves to this: I know my answer still isn't making use of the red markings, so I'm not ...
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Memorable Quotes

The first step is to realise that these lines: Doing so gives us the following: "Seer / prosecuted, ..." "...repair clothes with a needle? / Not easy..." "...Ms Hathaway / ...
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Musical message from a long-lost uncle

Featured in the past, compositions by musical uncle Francis, at: Handbill: La-Fa-Sol-Do-Re Ti-Fa-Sol-Do-Re Ti-Ti-Do-Sol-Mi-Re Sol-Do-Do-Mi-Sol Sol-Ti-La-Fa-Mi-Re-Mi-Re Ti-Fa-...
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"The Unfinished ________ Waltz"

If we continue from MMAdams' discovery (if you like anything in this answer, go upvote MMAdams'!) and we get the following pattern: where e.g. This, if you squint at it a bit, says which also (...
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A Trivial Pursuit #14 (Entertainment 3/4): Integration by Parts

The items in the middle column are The columns on either side contain If we Taking just So the final answer is
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This song sounds awful

So: Now So I think Alice's favourite song is which turns out (thanks to Mike Ball in comments) to be
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Name That Song!

I think the answer is
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Which computer-made song is this?

The song is clearly supposed to be Which is a well known song by With some imagination it is pronounced the same as
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Who lives in 314?

Partial answer If you decode every QR code using something like zxing.org, you get these codes (top to bottom): 1 2 3 4 Credits Gareth McCaughan♦ spotted a mistake.
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Who lives in 314?

Another partial answer because I can't comment The image's alt attribute is aoPrk, so going to https://i.stack.imgur.com/aoPrk.png, we see the order of the qr ...
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Musical murder mystery

EDIT: Thanks to @00Average for the crucial hint and @Stiv for tieing up the loose ends! Solution: Thought process: The musicians The siblings The murder
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Historical music

Could be
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Hoping for a satisfying conclusion (a musical connect wall)

Like @Stiv commented, I don’t know if anyone can get them all alone, so I began by making my contribution and adding to it. Contributors to this answer include myself, Braegh, Stiv, GrumpyLlama59, ...
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The Musing Of the Eggs

The patterns on the eggs are
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My Uncle's Music Box

Step 1: The Music Box Transcription: Transcribed Values: (using @supinf method) ...
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To solve a simple heist

They were stealing The notes read Modified Newtonian Dynamics is
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What is missing from my aunt's inheritance?

Did she accidentally leave for her flat? Or did someone maybe Either reason would account for (Probably not the correct answer, since neither reason quite explains the two extra notes in the music, ...
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PSE Advent Calendar 2021 (Day 7): Don't forget the lyrics!

The Christmas song we're looking for is: The solved crossword: Filling in the letters in the correct places, leads to: Then: This leads to the full lyrics of the song:
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A Trivial Pursuit #05 (Science and Nature 1/4): Animal Songs

The answer is Because all of these is an animal contained in a title of The note symbol corresponds to the
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A Strange Question of Identity

You are
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Anywhere but Here feat. Cryptics

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Musical in Nature

Not a solution, but here's a conversion of the image to text, to make this puzzle accessible to the blind. :) Braille: ...
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Music was better closer to the 80's - Riddle

The answer appears to be: Because:
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Help me with our discovery!

Doing a Fourier transform on the scan from the newspaper gives us this in the lower left corner: text: ...
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Zeebus Puzzle #10

Based entirely on @Alex's answer, this could be
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Ode to the Lassitude of 88th Street

This made me laugh so much when I got it. Line by line first, answer at the bottom. This glancing blow, In freezing snow, Of a cat woman, In faux platinum, Dedicated to bonneted lassies, Elegant ...
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PSE Advent Calendar 2022 (Day 3): Okay everybody, from the top!

The 10-letter Christmas present your brother has bought for you is The way the puzzle works is Now, Doing this gives us And so Also, @JeremyDover found something which I did not, so thanks to him ...
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PSE Advent Calendar 2023 (Day 17): FA-LA-LA-LA-LA LA-LA-LA-LA

Took a bit of time but with today's clue, I think I've got a solution. The carols are spoilered separately at first for anyone who wants to check without seeing my other identifications. First, we ...
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