Music, My Diary

Music and traffic

This Friday the traffic was  so bad I didn't even manage to get to the auditorium in time. I only just arrived in time for the second half, after the interval. I believe there had been an accident on one of the roads leading into Milan. The problem is, that once you are on the… Continue reading Music and traffic

Music

Great music

Great music again last Friday at LaVerdi, this time Verdi's Requiem. They perform it every year around Remembrance day and it's fascinating  to compare how you remember last year's version with the one you are hearing now .You compare the interpretation of the conductor, the choir's performance, whether you thought last year's soloists were better… Continue reading Great music