Tag: olivier messiaen

  • remains of the day 17 jan

    Illness last week means that I have quite a few links that I’ve been sitting on: A pretty heartbreaking piece by Daniel Wakin¬†in the New York Times Magazine¬†about the process of selling expensive instruments when the virtuosi who play them decide that it’s time to let them go. It delves into the heady emotion of…

  • The Month in Review: TV and Music

    Despite my infrequent updating, November and December of 2010 were the most successful months that Mouth of the Beast has ever had. The blog has now passed 20,000 pageviews. Thank you for visiting! I don’t actually know that you’re all men,and it’s been more than a year. December flew by this year due to the…