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Iolanta, Messiah, and an American in Japan

About one and a half year ago I attended three quite different concerts in rapid succession at two different continents. Even though the concerts were of varying quality, I made some interesting observations which I’d like to share. The first … Continue reading

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Glorious Recordings of Vivaldi’s Gloria

Amazon.co.uk WidgetsI have to say that Antonio Vivaldi’s Gloria (RV 589) is among my favorite works of sacred music. The first recording I heard of it was the one with Nikolaus Harnoncourt and his period instrument ensemble Concentus musicus Wien … Continue reading

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