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15 July 2020

Albinoni's Adagio in G Minor (here) is now famous. But in 1967, at a low point living in New York and working not terribly happily in an art gallery, this record was played every day after work and although it often led to tears it was also uplifting and joyous. Which is still the case. (Also nowadays when one can simply listen on You Tube it puts one in touch with one's fellow human beings, 9000 of them for this particular recording, who love it as well.)

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