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The Way We Listen Now and Other Writings on Music
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The prose is vivid and trenchant, the argument repeatedly softens the reader up for the brilliantly unexpected surprise...The greatest pleasure of this collection lies in its illuminating essays on things like bells and silence, on pulse, pace, and time, and on individual composers. INDEPENDENT [Michael Church] One of those rarest of creatures - an insightful musicologist who writes with journalistic immediacy...[these pieces] time and time again serve to confirm him as the inheritor of the late Hans Keller's reputation for eloquence and cogency...this stimulating book will be of interest and value to anyone concerned with the how and why of the many ways in which we listen to classical music. CLASSICAL MUSIC [Editor's Choice] First and foremost, one marvels at Northcott's wonderfully lucid prose which will communicate readily to both the general reader and the specialist...This collection, meticulously edited by Christopher Wintle...deserves a place on every self-respecting musician's bookshelf. BBC MUSIC There are a small number whose writing satisfies the interests and tastes of specialist and generalist alike. Bayan Northcott ... belongs in [this] group. TIMES LITERARY SUPPLEMENT Whether it's about minimalism or Wagner, he presents perceptive insights in superbly crisp prose. THE TIMES [Richard Morrison]