Sometimes, even when I know I’m going to...
ICiYL Review #3, Anonymous Goats →
The Mountain Goats & Anonymous 4 @ Kaufman Center, March 24th 2012
BWV 998, Prelude
998 is an absolute cornerstone of the classical guitar rep. The 2nd edition of Frank Koonce’s J.S. Bach, The Solo Lute Works calls it “especially mature,” (cuz yeah, usually Bach was all like, eating his own boogers and pantsing people) and it’s one of the last works J.S. wrote with the lute in mind, sometime in the last ten years of his life. I feel like I can hear...
Oy yoy yoy. (Ai yai yai?)
I chose a funky time to start doing this, considering I have been running on espresso vapors and smiles for the past three weeks. But maybe that’s why it’s perfect. There’s a good reason I chose such a mouthful of a title for this thing, that lays in a personal reverence for a certain German dude who could really tickle the ivories and who once said: “Ich habe fleißig...
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