After a, very brief, beta test, I have updated the site. The main reasons are:
1 To speed up load times - especially on slower connections. It tends to get a little "media heavy" around here and hopefully the new layout will help to counter this.
2 This is probably less a blog than a Wagner news source and I believe the new layout both better reflects this and makes browsing for information easier.
As I have said, I did briefly beta test this, and thanks to everyone that got in touch and gave highly relevant feedback. However, while I believe I have resolved the major issues, there may still be some that I am unaware of. If that is the case, please get in touch
Noted - Michael Lewanski, on the Yale jazz fiasco: "By invoking the notion of a reified canon . . Blocker is actually undermining the very pieces he’s trying to defe...
7 hours ago