Wednesday Informer: Pre-Holiday Edition

It’s a short work week here at NewMusicBox, but before we go give thanks, eat our turkey, and take a nap while mom does all those dishes, I thought I’d share just a few news items that have come across my desk this week.

A Small World that is a Universe

I’ve yet to hear anyone actually go on record and identify available work that’s suitable for educating young students; for me, some shining examples are the pieces collected in Bartok’s Mikrokosmos.

Pencil Pusher

Music notation software promotes conformity, producing soulless manuscripts devoid of any personality.