Re: CHAT: St. Hildegard of Bingen, was September 17th
|From:||James Worlton <jworlton@...>|
|Date:||Sunday, September 21, 2003, 19:10|
Stone Gordonssen wrote:
>> > > > Funny that. I bought a CD of her music. I
>> > > > wasn't particularly moved to like or loathe
>> > > > it.
>> > >
>> > > Same here, I regret to say. Perhaps one just
>> > > has to be in the mood.
>> > Could be!
>> I guess it depends primarily on who the performer is. Musical "scores"
> There's also the fact that not all people like all kinds of music.
> My fav classical piece of a profound spirtual form is "Adagio for Strings"
> by Barber, but not everyone agrees.
I am most fond of his choral setting of the Adagio using the Agnus Dei
text. More spiritually uplifting music is hard to come by. :-)
"Time flies like an arrow.
Fruit flies like a banana."