Influential People: Philip Glass

A living composer! I had deliberated on whether to write this article and how to go about it. The works of Glass’s we’re going to be discussing aren’t necessarily the best place to start for this  composer to get to know him and his … Continue reading Influential People: Philip Glass

Influential People: Anton Rubinstein

I started including this information in tomorrow’s music post, but it got a little long, so I decided I’d make it a separate thing ahead of the discussion of the first work in our Russian symphony series. 

Rubinstein on the podium as portrayed by Ilya Repin.
In great contrast with the piece we’ll be discussing next week, Rubinstein was quite a Continue reading “Influential People: Anton Rubinstein”