Category Archives: Stories of Composers

Sally Beamish

I was listening to Classical MPR, and heard “The Song Gatherer” Cello concerto by Sally Beamish, performed by the Minnesota Orchestra. I love discovering good new works by living composers, and I really enjoyed this piece! I found this video … Continue reading

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Messiaen’s Masterpiece

Hello Everyone! I recently came across the story of Olivier Messiaen and how his masterpiece “Quartet from the End of Time” came about… it is an interesting story! He was captured as a French soldier during World War II in … Continue reading

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