The Virtual Reviewer
Innovative as ever, Bernard Holland pioneers the New Music Criticism® in this morning's New York Times:
Anyone familiar with the reputations of these three singers can imagine the quality of the performances.
Yessss. I think my work life is about to get a whole lot easier.
• Anyone with an internet connection can determine the music on the program and the names of the performers.
• Anyone with access to the New Grove can learn the background and history of these pieces.
• Anyone familiar with my work can imagine my critical reaction to the evening's performances.
Anyone familiar with music criticism can imagine the possibilities.