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As a classically trained musician I have heap of respect for the ladies of eScala. Taking classical music to the main stage is something that we should all praise them for. 105 more words

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How Was Your Weekend/Review of "The Peacemakers"

Let me do two things at once. Let me describe my weekend using a review as a medium. Sound like a plan? Cool.

This weekend was the Massachusetts premiere of a piece of music called “ 486 more words

Review

Song Obsession

Such a beautiful voice

Music

Brutal truths

I caught part of a recent BBC Wales profile of Karl Jenkins, perhaps the most commercially successful “classical” composer of our times. I feel I must put in these inverted commas because the genre is not an easy one to talk about: it denotes broadly a world of virtuosity and rigour, a world of demanding music particularly in its contemporary forms. 1,010 more words

Writing