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News 2013: (US) Unquiet Thoughts Blog: "Saturday morning quotes 2.45: Audiences" (March 30, 2013)

Contributed by admin on Mar 31, 2013

"At the end of the 13th century, Johannes de Grocheo wrote that the motet was “not intended for the vulgar who do not understand its finer points and derive no pleasure from hearing it: it is meant for educated people and those who look for refinement in art"...

... "Mainstream record companies and concert-promoting organizations have consciously cultivated a distinctly unauthentic concept of early music" ...

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