I’ve always admired Howard Goodall as a great communicator and evangelist for music. However, he comes across as slightly reactionary in this Start the Week discussion. He is discussing his new book/TV series Story of Music.
John Adams, in my humble opinion, gives a better account of himself and has some interesting opinions on mp3s and the problem of distractions when listening to music on computer.
Singer Barb Jungr keeps it real from the point of view of making a living as a performer.
Howard Goodall’s series begins on BBC2 on Sat 26 Jan.