Day: May 7, 2015

Happy Birthday…

It’s another banner birthday, um… day. First up we have Johannes Brahms. Were you to force me to actually choose one, and only one favorite composer (oh, cruel, cruel fate), I think Brahms would have to be my pick. The Requiem, the symphonies, the violin and double concertos, the piano trios… But I’d like to acquaint you with two of his lesser known works, which are simply breathtaking in their compositional architecture. The incomparable string sextets… Advertisements