Arvo Pärt on music and life

June 29, 2017

In the reading about Arvo Pärt that I have done over the years, the most memorable and insightful bits are almost invariably those spoken or written by Pärt himself. I was very pleased, therefore, to find video of a short address which he gave, in English, when he received an honorary doctorate from St Vladimir’s Seminary in 2014. It does not disappoint.

 

2 Responses to “Arvo Pärt on music and life”

  1. Rob G Says:

    Beautiful.

  2. cburrell Says:

    Yes, he seems to be a man of genuine substance, the real deal.


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