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Repost: The Mission

I’ll be back with new posts next week sometime.  Mom’s doing much better, although still not 100% yet.  I’m just taking a little extra mental vacation. 360 more words


RTE Concert Orchestra (NCH, 25 March 2015): Ravel's piano concerto in G

RTÉ Concert Orchestra: Essential Classics

John Wilson conductor
Jean-Efflam Bavouzet piano
RTÉ Contempo Quartet

Eric Coates Dancing Nights
Ravel Piano Concerto in G Major
Vaughan Williams Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis… 510 more words

Reviews And Reports

Coloring our composers

“What’s the purple guy’s name?”

The question came out of the blue from the backseat of the car one afternoon driving home,

I looked around – nope, no one dressed in purple out shoveling their driveway or going for a jog that he might be looking at. 675 more words

The Dorky Daddy

A little music concrete?

So I was in the pub the other evening chatting about a link that was sent to me about a 20th century composer called Roland Kayn (1933-2011). 268 more words


Boulez goes electroacoustic

Répons (1981–84), the first major work to arise from Pierre Boulez’s involvement with IRCAM, is underpinned by a collection of five chords. Surface details interact with the compositional scheme but achieve a certain independence and spontaneity. 118 more words


Bennington PAC and Bennington Connects Present | Taina Asili Y La Bande Rebelde

When: Saturday, March 28, 2015 8:00pm – 10:00pm

Where: Student Center

Puerto Rican vocalist Taína Asili carries on the tradition of her ancestors, fusing past and present struggles into one soulful and defiant voice. 39 more words