" meant a lot to Dima, who is also a big fan of the flute.
(K6, M6), Polish (H13, K14), Songish
? (K9, R8), Tifal (K6, M6), Tillamook?
But in the end his admission that he cares little for the acting, the meanings, the dramatic totality of opera ("I don't care about understanding; I want to be pleased by the Songish
The sounds of flute and poem tangle and rip in the composition "Songish
," as performed by Chicago-based flautistShanna Gutierrez:
Dryden later revealed, in the preface to Albion and Albanius, his bias against the parts of opera where music reigns over text: he endorses text-based recitative because it "requires a more masculine Beauty of expression," while aria (Dryden "pretends not to know the word," Winn notes) "for want of a proper English word" is belittled as "The Songish
Part," explained by Winn to mean "foreign" and "effeminate" (pp.