Saturday Soiree 22/01/2022

Shiver — Danielle Eva Schwob (performed by Ashley Jackson on harp, Natalie Joachim on Flute, and Simon Boyar on Vibraphone) via I Care If You Listen. Triptych for Soprano and Orchestra, Part 1 — Wong Chee Yean (performed by Ang Mei Foong, soprano and the Malaysian Philharmonic Orchestra, words from a Wong Phui Nam poem) … Continue reading Saturday Soiree 22/01/2022

Sunday Serenade 16/01/2022

Sonata in D Minor K.141 — Domenico Scarlatti (performed by Martha Argerich) Miroirs, M.43: IV. Alborada del Gracioso — Maurice Ravel (performed by Bertrand Chamayou) Barcarolle, Op, 28, No. 1 — Amy Beach (performed by Yifan Yin) Danse Rythmique — Ida Presti (Performed by Cinzia Milani) Valse no. 1 — Kiem Nguyen (performed by Thu … Continue reading Sunday Serenade 16/01/2022

Some Music I Enjoyed in 2021: An Incomplete List

I’ve been avoiding “my best-of albums/songs” lists for the past 2-3 years because it requires far too much thinking and over-thinking. I’ve been busy, distracted, and listening more widely than the narrow scope of genres within the “indie darlings of the year” lists — and I’ve been doing the work of becoming a better (hopefully!) … Continue reading Some Music I Enjoyed in 2021: An Incomplete List