Articles by Year: La Folia, 2005.

A Bowl of Naxos

This may very well be the best recording of Schoenberg’s Concerto for String Quartet and Orchestra.

A Bowl of Naxos

This may very well be the best recording of Schoenberg’s Concerto for String Quartet and Orchestra.

Remembering Arthur Berger

Composer, critic and teacher, Arthur Berger passed away on October 7, 2003 at 92.

Remembering Arthur Berger

Composer, critic and teacher, Arthur Berger passed away on October 7, 2003 at 92.

A Jazz Club in Brno

Last night I was invited to a jazz club by an acquaintance, a Canadian lady with an ailing Czech husband.

A Jazz Club in Brno

Last night I was invited to a jazz club by an acquaintance, a Canadian lady with an ailing Czech husband.

Lionel Sawkins vs. Hyperion Records Limited

We present two sides of a particularly compelling legal case currently winding its way through British appeal courts.

Lionel Sawkins vs. Hyperion Records Limited

We present two sides of a particularly compelling legal case currently winding its way through British appeal courts.

Dipping into the “EA” Bucket 2.

But this is choral music! Nevertheless, these four works reflect an electronic-music sensibility, and several require click tracks and tuners via headphones for their realization.

Dipping into the “EA” Bucket 2.

But this is choral music! Nevertheless, these four works reflect an electronic-music sensibility, and several require click tracks and tuners via headphones for their realization.

The Music Director

“He raised his long baton to conjure sound.”

The Music Director

“He raised his long baton to conjure sound.”

The Orchestra of the S.E.M. Ensemble at Willow Place Auditorium

Willow Place is a tiny street I almost missed.

The Orchestra of the S.E.M. Ensemble at Willow Place Auditorium

Willow Place is a tiny street I almost missed.

Piano Quintets from Varied Lands

In his piano quintet, Swiss composer / trombonist Dahinden echoes Richard Long’s sculptural stone arrangements.

Piano Quintets from Varied Lands

In his piano quintet, Swiss composer / trombonist Dahinden echoes Richard Long’s sculptural stone arrangements.

Marketing MTT — What It’s All About

Michael Tilson Thomas and Company have done it yet again — produced a symphony season as ordinary and unchallenging as the programming for the commercial classical radio station.

Marketing MTT — What It’s All About

Michael Tilson Thomas and Company have done it yet again — produced a symphony season as ordinary and unchallenging as the programming for the commercial classical radio station.

Artur Schnabel’s Seven Piano Pieces

Written in 1947 at Sils Maria in the Swiss Alps, Seven Piano Pieces is Schnabel’s last composition for piano, and in his own estimation, his best.

Artur Schnabel’s Seven Piano Pieces

Written in 1947 at Sils Maria in the Swiss Alps, Seven Piano Pieces is Schnabel’s last composition for piano, and in his own estimation, his best.