Category Archives: Foundations

One year of music blogging

Today is the one year anniversary of Music Tasting, a milestone which might have passed me by entirely were it not for another site I visit regularly which is celebrating its second blogoversary. Despite having given it very little thought … Continue reading

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Musical Tapas: How to turn any concert into a tasting plate of musical discovery

Last year before Fusion‘s November concert, I wrote a short article for the Music Council of Australia about ways to help audiences appreciate live classical music when listening to a programme of music that might be almost entirely unfamiliar. It … Continue reading

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“Let’s start at the very beginning – a very good place to start.” – Maria, The Sound of Music Hello, and welcome to Music Tasting, a site for people interested in listening to, reading about, thinking about and talking about music. … Continue reading

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