Friday, January 23, 2009

In retrospect ...


The sad case of the jailing of early music specialist Robert King for indecently assaulting young men featured here in 2007 several times. With King in prison the King's Consort has been directed by Matthew Halls. The trustees of the ensemble have now decided it is time to change its name, and have chosen Retrospect Ensemble. Hardly a title given by the gods.

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2 comments:

The Jesus Sufi said...

Yes, well, the name is slightly better then the old one with its,uh, connotations...sad sad sad, it all ends in tears

Pliable said...

That painting by Bojana Randall was, obviously, chosen because of its title - In retrospect.

But, disturbingly, the figure looks as though it has been hung. Which is not totally inappropriate, given the story.