Art music has lost a master of dumbing sideways


Le Monde reports the death of Jacques Loussier who featured recently in my post Classical music has lost the art of dumbing sideways. For more on him read my 2013 article about the house that Play Bach built.

New Overgrown Path posts are available via RSS/email by entering your email address in the right-hand sidebar. Any copyrighted material is included for critical analysis, and will be removed at the request of copyright owner(s).

Comments

Recent popular posts

Scott Ross and the paradox of genius

Four great albums that are victims of clickbait correctness

Berlin Philharmonic's first woman conductor

If this had been a Deutsche Grammophon session.....

Conductors who live in glass houses shouldn't throw stones

Missing so much and so much.........

Sounds of Sufism

What the law of diminishing diversity tells us

How to reach a big new post-COVID classical audience

Untold story of the counterculture's Islamic connection