Paukenmesse

Writing about a Haydn Arietta with variations (in my 8/16/20 posting “Name that tune”) brought a powerful musical memory flooding back to me, so powerful that I was moved to tears of joy: Haydn again, but now the Kyrie movement from his Paukenmesse¬†(with its dramatic use of tympani). The movement has a pattern common to … Continue reading Paukenmesse