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The Canterbury dictionary of hymnology

An essential reference resource for scholars of global hymnody, with information on the hymns of many countries and languages and a strong emphasis on the historical as well as the contemporary, … 151 more words


Michael Cryne on composer development schemes

Ruthless Jabiru is pleased to be working with composer Michael Cryne through the Sound and Music Portfolio scheme. Currently pursuing Doctoral study in composition at Royal Holloway, University of London, Cryne has been a longstanding musical collaborator with The Royal Shakespeare Company and Second Skin Theatre. 50 more words


A Surprising Collaboration and Friendship: Florent Schmitt and Frederick Delius (1894-1934)

One interesting yet virtually unknown early chapter in Florent Schmitt’s musical life involved the work he did in creating the piano/vocal reduction scores of the first four operas of the English composer… 1,494 more words

Florent Schmitt

The Glass Shō ~ Lainie Fefferman Discusses Her 2 Premieres

Composer Lainie Fefferman sat down to do a really fun and informative interview with me for The Glass Sho podcast, and below are some excerpts from the chat about her 2 premieres next month. 596 more words

New Classical Music

The Glass Shō ~ Michael Vincent Waller Talks Five Easy Pieces... The EP

Composer Michael Vincent Waller released Five Easy Pieces, a digital EP of solo piano pieces that sound very much in a vein that combines minimalist styles with French impressionism. 167 more words

New Classical Music

I Will Lift Up Mine Eyes - The Ukrainian Version

Here’s some Easter Sunday testimony as to why the Ukrainian-born composer Dmitri Bortniansky (mentioned earlier in this space) was a giant in his day, The court composer to… 152 more words


Music for Eastertide: Biber's "Mystery" Sonatas

Passion, devotion, and a wealth of invention…at Easter time I am drawn to the remarkable set of the 15 “Mystery” (sometimes called “Rosary”) sonatas by the 17th-century composer… 107 more words

Classical Music