Category Archives: Encomia

Some instances of the many praises of Ruskin’s work and writing

130: The King of the Golden River (A Composition for Tenor and String Quartet)

All, Sometimes wonderful pieces of literature inspire other wonderful pieces of art. One of my favorites in this vein is Eleanor Steber’s recording of Samuel Barber’s remarkable piece, “Knoxville: Summer of 1915,” itself inspired by a short, but astonishingly beautiful, … Continue reading

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