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Music II

When I first made myself commit to posting weekly, I was trying to make myself spend a little time every day of the week thinking and writing and whittling away at old drafts. 1,638 more words


The Man Who Sings Ragas. In English. - English Bandish - 101 India

Kiran Phatak’s take on Hindustani classical music will get stuck in your head. Classical singer and teacher Kiran Phatak has an unusual take on Indian classical music. 163 more words

Another Break Taken


I am not apolgising for stepping away for a bit, I have been in need of a brain rest. Today (24 July 2016) is the last day of my week-long break from work. 1,251 more words

Musical Fruits

Music For The Day

Some restorative Bach for Sunday afternoon

The late, great Glenn Gould dissects one of my favourite fugues from the Well-Tempered Clavier, Fugue no. 9 from Book II. 109 more words


'Using sound like a composer uses an orchestra': An Interview with Daisy Evans

Daisy Evans is an opera director whose pioneering company Silent Opera has become known for bold explorations of staging and sound design in their immersive productions of classic operas. 1,243 more words

Drama & Dance

AURA announces upcoming programs

At AURA’s recent Annual General Meeting, the program for our upcoming 38th season was announced by Music Director Imant Raminsh.

Based on the theme “Psalms”, the program will feature excerpts from Bernstein’s… 112 more words

Choral Music