Archive for May, 2010
OBITUARY PICS from LEBRECHT: Yvonne Loriod, French pianist, and the widow of composer Olivier Messiaen, 20 January 1924 – 17 May 2010Published 18 May 2010 General , Obituary Leave a Comment
Brook Street, London is where Handel wrote The Messiah and a blue plaque marks the house today. It has now become the Handel House Museum. Jimi Hendrix lived there from 1968 until his death in 1970 and the classical music museum has bowed to pressure to set up a Hendrix exhibition from 25 August to 7 November, 2010.