Monthly Archives: April 2013

Music this morning

Harmonielehre by John Adams. E major, E major, E major, E major, E major! I suppose you should listen to this while reading Schoenberg’s tome, but since I don’t own it, I’ll have to settle with listening while reading Walter … Continue reading

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Music this morning:

its about time, the weather is wonderful! Le Sacre du Printemps, The Rite of Spring: Stravinsky. Dance Dance Dance!

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Mursic this morning

Wow! Grant Green, Larry Young and Elvin Jones — Playing one of Larry Young’s modal masterpieces. Within the last year of two, Grant Green’s organ trio work from the 60s has come back into print. This has got to be … Continue reading

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Music this morning:

The Gershwin Etudes by Earl Wild — Earl Wild (who was a student at Carnegie Mellon many moons ago) wrote, I believe, 7 of these. All work listening to. All on wonderful Gershwin tunes. Search out the others. I’ve Got … Continue reading

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Music this morning:

Bach. Easter. 1st performance: April 1, 1725  

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