Writing about Reading: Scribd and Oyster

Because I spend a lot of time reading online publishing news, I kind of thought everyone’s heard about Oyster and Scribd, the two main ebook subscription services.  I was recently reminded that most people don’t have their head stuck in digital publishing news the way I do, so I thought I’d talk about them here….

Voces8 and Purcell

Henry Purcell is a Grandaddy in the world of early music.  There are a couple of Big Names that most people who are into music, but not early music, have heard of, and Purcell is always one of them.  He lived in the late 17th century, and was right on the border, getting baroque music…