01. April 2012 · Comments Off · Categories: Sunday Evening Music

Byrd: Tristitia Et Anxietas
The Tallis Scholars, directed by Peter Phillips

01. April 2012 · Comments Off · Categories: Sunday @ Noon Music

Precious Lord Take My Hand
Neal & Massy Trinidad All Stars

01. April 2012 · Comments Off · Categories: Sunday Morning Music

F. Melius Christiansen: O Day Full of Grace
The Concordia Choir (Moorhead, MN); René Clausen, Conductor

01. April 2012 · 4 comments · Categories: Quotes

Q: You’ve been known to go back and redo some of your work. If you go back to rewrite anything now, what might you do next?

A: It’s not a “might” but a certainty. I need to put oboe in L’Histoire du Soldat. The omission of oboe is a serious flaw in the work. You might be interested to know, too, that I would still like to complete my concerto for English horn.

(This is a snippet of an interview I heard with Igor Stravinsky.)