My Favourite Bars – Haydn “Insanae et Vanae Curae”

I’ve taken a break from the Nelson Mass this week to look at Haydn’s Insanae et Vanae Curae, and bars 185 and 186.


It’s quite a dark and intense piece altogether, and after being thrown in and out of the relentless clashes of the main theme, it eventually comes to rest on a serene major chord of only two notes.  It might look something like this…


The Gospel According to Saint Matthew 1992 – Pepe Espaliu

If you find yourself lost in the forest, you will find your way to the open sky.  Sit for a while… take a good look around… the path is always there! We are stronger than we think.

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