The Wonderful Music of Georg Philipp Telemann

The Wonderful Music of Georg Philipp Telemann

Georg Phillip Telemann (1681-1767) is today a fairly well known Baroque composer, at least among classical music buffs. He was a contemporary of Handel and J. S. Bach — who both counted Telemann as a friend and admired his music. Receiving that kind of endorsement is like having Anthony Hopkins…

Requiem Mass Music

Requiem Mass Music

(Note: At the end of this post are listening recommendations I’ll be updating periodically. Last updated September 30, 2019))  About six weeks ago I decided to abandon rock and roll music and listen to nothing but classical music for the rest of the year. (I’m using the term “classical” very…