Re: Fwd: from Eliot who used a different email address


Subject: Re: Fwd: from Eliot who used a different email address
From: miriam clinton (iriXx) (iriXx@iriXx.org)
Date: Fri Feb 04 2005 - 19:47:17 EST


Richard Wentk wrote:

>
> Exactly. I still think Kevin is missing the point entirely here. As I
> see it, it was never supposed to be a piece of music in the usual
> performance sense. Instead it's a piece *about* music and the
> processes and rituals that surround it.
>
> Incidentally, the choir's details are here:
>
> http://www.salisburycathedral.org.uk/services.php?choir
>
> just in case anyone wants to write to them and complain about the poor
> quality of their work. :)
>
> Richard
>
incidentally, among professional singers there is still criticism of the
big name cathedrals.

Wells and Winchester rank among the highest - at least, when i left the
UK...
interestingly St. Pauls in London is known for training the boys to
scream high notes instead of proper breath support.

i havent visited salisbury myself not have i asked about the reputation,
but its possible... especially in recordings of rehearsal....

mC~

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