"Tradition ist nicht die Anbetung der Asche, sondern die Bewahrung und das Weiterreichen des Feuers" - Gustav Mahler
Friday, 13 December 2013
Jón Leifs Iceland BBC
On BBC this week, a specially-commissioned new "Composer of the Week" series made in Iceland in October, featuring Jón Leifs. It's really worth listening to, asthe chances are usually nil of hearing anything as comprehensive as this on Icelandic culture and art music.