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Tag Archives: Igor Stravinsky

WORDS ON MUSIC

“IF ONE HEARS bad music,” Oscar Wilde said, “it’s one’s duty to drown it in conversation.” Natural philosopher and polymath Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz commented, “Music is a calculation performed by … Continue reading

August 6, 2018 · Leave a comment

GIVING IT STICK, MUSICALLY

BERNSTEIN’S WAS about average, 17 in. A jazzman’s is generally shorter. Lully perished from banging a toe with his. Wagner’s had ivory knobs. Serebrier managed to stab himself with his. … Continue reading

May 1, 2017 · Leave a comment