Interview with Conor McPherson
HILARY FANNIN. Saturday, March 13, 2010.
FOR CENTURIES composers have pulled out all the stops when it comes to music for the Lenten season. Nowadays we seem to have got it into our secular heads that Lent is about “giving things up”, and maybe shedding a bit of body mass in the process; but the great choral works of the Christian tradition have always offered a more subtle, nuanced approach to this season of self-examination, writes ARMINTA WALLACE
Thursday, March 11, 2010