Discover a library of written materials about classic song, including programs from recitals, program notes, essays, song texts and translations, and recommendations for further reading. Gather inspiration for your next recital program or explore the stories told through song.
…Music gives us ontological messages which non-musical criticism is unable to contradict, though it may laugh at our foolishness in minding them. There is a verge of the mind which these things haunt; and whispers therefrom mingle with the operations of our understanding. — William James, The Varieties of Religious Experience