Messiaen and the end of Time

End of the world - end of time? © Charles Thibo
End of the world – end of time? © Charles Thibo

Our musical journey has taken us several centuries back with Monteverdi, Bach, Mozart, Debussy, Tchaikovsky and Respighi to the dawn of the 20th century. Old stuff. Good stuff, but old stuff nevertheless. Perhaps I can invite you to jump back to the present to discover contemporary composers of classical music? Daring composers like… Olivier Messiaen. Continue reading!