Posts from the ‘Notes’ category

What you might otherwise think of as a ‘blog’.

Messiah—conductor’s note

Consider for a moment the situation in which Handel found himself in 1740. His penultimate opera, Imeneo, had lasted only two days at Lincoln’s Inn Fields; and his…

On having time to think

If you work with Microsoft Outlook, you’ll be aware that its default setting is to scream for your attention every time you receive an email. Not…