Deryk Barker wrote:
>Q: if a composer intended a piece to be *background* music (which
>serenades, divertimentos etc. were), would they expect all the repeats
>to be observed in a concert performance? Would they expect a concert
>performance at all?
Good heavens! Hush, you'll wake the spirits of the night! Between me and
you, I was even told of liturgical music being performed in concert halls
nowadays. There are Historically Informed Priests, too. Go figure!
Roberto Strappafelci (sorry, I just couldn't resist)