From the Lebrecht Album of the Week:
When asked to review compositions by a living musicologist, my inclination would be to catch the night train out of town and not approach a window before daylight. Musicology has degenerated in the past two decades into factional wars, with one American sideshow even arguing that it’s not necessary to read music in order to obtain a musicology PhD.
Krzysztof Meyer is, however, no ordinary musicologist….
Read on here.