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SF Classical Voice
Response When Cypress Quartet Calls? Success
I would of have thought the odds of over a hundred high school and middle school students listening in rapt attention to Anton Webern in concert today were about the same as the famous atonal composer writing a piece in C Minor.
Happy RIP Solstice Birthday to A True Musical Genius, Frank Zappa
Today would have been the 73rd birthday of one of the great composers and guitar players of the 20th century! As I have many other things on my plate, this is not as extensive as I'd like, but it should give you a taste of what this musical genius was all about.
On John O'Gallagher
In tackling the music of Austrian serialist Anton Webern , alto saxophonist John O'Gallagher expands on a history of jazz-classical interchange that's as old as jazz itself.