No Mere Bagatelles

When we have breakfast, we tend to have the BBC's Classical Music Radio Station (Radio 3) playing in the background.  Usually this provides a beautiful low-key score to our morning routine.  But every now and again they play something which demands nothing but one's utmost attention and dedication. This happened a couple of days ago…

Ins and Outs

I have on several occasions while writing this blog referred to my love of film soundtracks.  They make or break a film for me, and many of the greats are worth listening to as music in their own right. Today's offering is not a soundtrack as such, but perhaps one of the most perfect pairings…