Monday Link Round Up: October 7, 2019

Monday Link Round Up: October 7, 2019

News and music to start your week! Music Specialist Susan Clermont, at the Library of Congress, wrote a post for the LOC blog “In the Muse” to celebrate the life and work of Barabara Strozzi, pictured above.  The Baroque era composer and singer published over 7 books of compositions during her lifetime – but only 2 are extant today.  Learn about her extraordinary life and career.  And here is a new recording celebrating Strozzi’s music! Galina Ustvolskaya, Soviet-era Russian composer, is remembered and profiled in the New York Times this past week.  While her bracing music is far from “easy…