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Trouble with Noisy Audiences?

From his BBC Radio 4 Desert Island Discs interview, earlier today… Alfred Brendel stopped and addressed the noisy audience after the commencement of his recital, “… Ladies and gentlemen, you can’t hear me, but I can hear you!” He got … Continue reading

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The Full English – English Folk Song Archive

Just heard a fascinating programme on BBC Radio 4. You can listen for yourselves on the iPlayer now. I’ll post the words of the Beeb about the subject matter. The English Folk Song Archive is an important resource for anyone … Continue reading

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All the wrong questions to ask a composer!

This is excruciatingly funny. Just like one of those painful episodes of The Office! I found this interview on Norman Lebrecht’s ‘Slipped Disk’ site. Norman says, “… You might think the video interview below was a parody. It isn’t. Every … Continue reading

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