As I work on reviews for Lucia Ronchetti's stupefying Lezioni di Tenebra, her beautiful explosion of Cavalli's Giasone, and Hans Werner Henze's El Cimarron (musically excellent, dramatically questionable--blackface?), I thought I'd entertain you with a couple videos.
Courtesy of LPR's Burgundy Sessions which took place in January, Sam Amidon, Doveman, and others performing one of my favorites, I See the Sign
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And, with a tip of the hat to Marc Geelhoed, the existential dread of children's TV programming.
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