Appassionata

This evening I had the privilege to watch the renowned pianist Stephen Hough perform at Royal Festival Hall. The performance was magnificent – a beautiful balance between the melancholic serenity of Debussy and vitality of Beethoven. With my discounted student ticket, I was not placed far in the back as I initially expected, but right […]

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The Void

Music is the silence between the notes” -Claude Debussy   When listening to an inspiring speech, or a piece of sensitive music, it is often the void between the notes or words that induces such profound emotion. When reading a brilliant novel, it is often what is not explicitly stated that becomes significant. When in […]

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