There has been a certain amount of mealy-mouthed media comment about the symphony Michael Nyman premiered this summer for the victims of Britain’s worst sporting disaster, at Hillsborough, in 1989.
I needed to experience the work for myself.
The recording arrived a few days ago. Having listened twice, I chose it without hesitation as my album of the week on sinfinimusic.com.
Click here to read why.
Sometimes, it seems, only music can put things back together in a broken world.