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Accepting The Challenge

It’s not meant to be an old trick. I
found myself, finding
No formula for words to please.

You cannot heal the deaf god. 136 more words


Deryck Cooke - I Saw the World End (1979)

Finished re-reading once more Deryck Cooke’s study of Wagner’s Ring. It is a magnificent, monumental study of scholarship and musico-dramatic insight. It is unfinished due to Cooke’s death, and stops at the end of… 74 more words

Hendrik Slegtenhorst