There’s an unusual music festival underway right now in Norway: the “Ice Music” festival is the brainchild of Norwegian percussionist Terje Isungset.
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.
Let me offer some final thoughts on the NEPR Classical Blog.
As I broadcast my last Thanksgiving program on NEPR, please allow me to give thanks to:
(No valves on our horns, please. We’re too HIP for that.)
(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