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Self-care and recovery days

There's a lot on the calendar some weeks. It could be fun stuff like holiday celebrations and gatherings of friends. Or it might be a nonstop schedule of family chauffeuring. Sometimes it's long hours at the job for a crunch week.  Sometimes it's an array of previous commitments (choir rehearsals, weekly basketball, networking events) --… Continue reading Self-care and recovery days

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Finding Triumph in Lord Nelson’s Mass

Cross-posted from my blog about singing, Just Another Bass... Our final choral performance this weekend is Haydn's Missa in Anguistiis, known more commonly as the Lord Nelson Mass.  Of the 14 different mass settings Haydn composed, this one is considered his greatest -- in fact, his biographer calls it "arguably Haydn's greatest single composition," though my… Continue reading Finding Triumph in Lord Nelson’s Mass