Twelfth Night and a First Day

It’s Monday, January 6th – also known as Twelfth Night, Three King’s Day, and the Feast of Epiphany. Such a time for music! With carols, song cycles, cantatas and music of all kinds written to commemorate the visitation of the Magi in Bethlehem, and the child’s baptism in the River Jordan.

Ten Questions for the Music Maven

(For a forthcoming issue of Of Note, NEPR’s listener newsletter, my wonderful colleagues have come up with ten questions to get me to reflect back on my career, which is ending in Dec