If Einstein turned out to be a rapist.....


Reading on a subject only marginally related to classical music, I came across an aphorism which is relevant to Wilhelm Furtwängler's recorded legacy: 'If Einstein turned out to be a rapist, it would not make the theory of relativity wrong'.

Comments

Recent popular posts

All aboard the Martinu bandwagon

Great music has no independent existence

Who are the real classical role models?

Mahler that dares to be different

The Berlin Philharmonic's darkest hour

Will this attract young audiences? - discuss

Master musician who experienced the pain of genius

Whatever happened to the long tail of composers?

Closer to Vaughan Williams than Phil Spector

Classical music should exploit its healing power