Rainy Pentecost Miscellany

– The Hillard Ensemble performing a motet for today’s feast day.

– Harold Shapero has died. Alex Ross comments here; Iron Tongue of Midnight here; a statement from the family here. The always brilliant Michael Boriskin plays the Piano Sonata #2 here.

– In yet another “In Memoriam”, my Tanglewood classmate Steve Martland has died. Listen to his “Horses of Instruction” here.

– I came across a worthwhile film on George Walker. A link to his website has been added to the column on the right.

– Rob Maggio has a new website.