TITLE

Critical Convictions

AUTHOR(S)
Vroon, Donald R.
PUB. DATE
May 2006
SOURCE
American Record Guide;May/Jun2006, Vol. 69 Issue 3, p48
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author reflects on period performance practice (PPP). He discusses the nature of tradition, as well as the similarities between religion and music. He points out the myth surrounding PPP. He criticizes musicians who ignores the living tradition in favor of some half-baked scholarship that claims to recreate the past.
ACCESSION #
21931521

 

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