Monthly Archives: September 2011



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What Was That Again?

The Italians have an aphorism — traduttore, traditore. In English, that’s, “Translator, traitor.” I’ve never attempted to translate anything from one language to another; English is the only language I know at all well. But I can well imagine how … Continue reading

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Glass Houses

There’s plenty of blame to go around. The decline of education in America, for one thing, and especially of liberal arts education at the university level, has left young musicians, and especially young composers, short of technical skills. Even before … Continue reading

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