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Words and music

December 1, 2008

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If your words were set to music, would they be a rock opera, folk ballad, opera, or pop tune? Former filmmaker and poet Derek Jarman gave Donna McKevitt permission to put his words to music, and the British composer created "Translucence," an expression of sorrow, anger, and anxiety about Jarman's experiences living with HIV/AIDS. The chamber piece has its Boston ... (Full article: 108 words)

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