Last Sunday took place the Grammy award ceremony, this year at the always wonderful and astonishing place Madison Square Garden, New York City. It happens that last year I discovered that choral singing has it’s own gramophone statue within this awards! ‘Best Choral performance’ and also some smal ensembles became nominated under the cathegory ‘ Best … More Have you watched Grammys?
This Henry Purcell piece has lately become one of my listen-to pieces: the tender melody, matching perfectly with the meaning of the text -as a theatrical musical piece should be-. The way of naming of Alecto, one of the Furies, the tender way of saying that the music is the solution, despite the snakes, the free … More Music for a while
Hace dos meses que terminó el curso coral y ya mañana empezamos de nuevo. Tuve la suerte de poder interpretar Dirait On de Morten Lauridsen para despedir junio, y tengo la suerte de poder volver a hacerla para dar la bienvenida al curso que comienza. Este año me propongo explorar los textos de las piezas, … More ¡¡Bienvenido Septiembre!!
I’ve come up during last 12 months with a quite wide portfolio of choral information and choral resources. One of them, is a podcast channel made of interviews of people that live around choirs. Either composers, singers, conductors… They have just record their 100 episode with the absolutely fabulous composer Jhon Rutter. Have a look, … More Choir Chat