By Ezra Schabas
The Royal Conservatory of tune, based in 1886, is wealthy in historical past and genius. Its lengthy culture of excellence in musical education and reading locations it one of the top tune colleges of the area. Glenn Gould, Lois Marshall, Teresa Stratas, Jon Vickers, Mario Bernardi, and plenty of different foreign artists have studied there. Amply illustrated, with over 40 pictures courting again to the school’s first years, this publication is an unvarnished account of its debatable leaders, its successes and screw ups, its encounters with the musical and educational international, and its passions. during this easily paced narrative, your favorite musicians, academics, and examiners will come to lifestyles to restore your memories.
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