Notes on listening in Los Angeles and beyond
This Blog contains Posts on the following subjects:
Category: Comments on performances Brief comments on performances (not full reviews), tangential subjects, audiences, and venues in Los Angeles, various locations across the United States, and Europe.
Category: The sonic landscape General observations about the experience of listening with an emphasis on staying as close as possible to what is actually in our ears- for both contemporary composers as well as those of the past.
Category: Recollections Occasional recollections of memorable performances of the recent and distant past.
Category: Side-by-side comparisons Advocacy of side-by-side comparison of performances on YouTube and Spotify. Sometimes I’ll talk about my preferences and sometimes the comparisons will be just for the purpose of illumination.
Blog writer: Philip Young, an amateur living in Los Angeles.