Friday Apr 18
On An Overgrown Path
To cat, or not to cat: that is the question
There was an overwhelming response on Facebook to yesterday's feline photo . It was taken in Sidi Ifni in southern Morocco, as are the two in this post.
Review: Classical: Tavener Weekend St John's Smith Square, London
Three works received their UK premieres, and one its first public performance. This was Mahavakyas, dedicated to the poet and scholar Kathleen Raine and commemorating her love of both the Upanishads and of Bach, whose Sarabande from his First Cello Suite provides its musical underpinning.
Iron Tongue of Midnight
The Music They Made - This Year, with Classical
Perhaps being slapped around by Alex Ross last year is what did it: this year's compendium includes John Tavener and Rise Stevens.