Lowell Hohstadt left a comment for Larry Elliott
"Thank you for your kind words!"
Jun 15, 2016
Lowell Hohstadt commented on Lowell Hohstadt's blog post New Work for Violin and Piano
"Mr. Zinos, I appreciate your encouragement.  Thanks for taking the time to listen! "
Jun 24, 2014
Lowell Hohstadt commented on Lowell Hohstadt's blog post New Work for Violin and Piano
"Thanks Michael.  I appreciate your observations, you are quite astute!  I do favor the idea of keeping both instruments strong in a Sonata format (i.e. Brahms, Beethoven).  As you noted regarding the first part of movement 4, I gave the violin more…"
May 19, 2014
Lowell Hohstadt commented on Lowell Hohstadt's blog post The Future of Classical Music
"I recently played Beethoven's 9th Symphony to a mostly young 'blue-collar' audience.  I had invited a drummer friend of mine to come (gave him my comp tickets).  He had never been to a Classical music concert before, but rather had played in rock…"
Mar 14, 2013
Lowell Hohstadt commented on Lowell Hohstadt's blog post The Future of Classical Music
"Regarding the past versus the present:
 
I’m not one for wanting to recreate the past, but rather re-cycle it for the present and future.  If we can somehow extract the greatness of Classical music from the exterior elements and turn it into fuel…"
Mar 6, 2013
Gavin Brown commented on Lowell Hohstadt's blog post The Future of Classical Music
"Michael - we're going to have to agree to disagree - I think some of the greatest strides mankind has made have occurred post 1948. Landing a man on the moon. Decoding the humane genome. Low-energy-consuming light bulbs. Cancer treatments. The…"
Mar 6, 2013
roger stancill commented on Lowell Hohstadt's blog post The Future of Classical Music
"thanks for the post Lowell   good food for thought  maybe good music(yes I know that is subjective)
isn't dead , but in some state of comatose , waiting for the right moment to re-awaken and reintroduce
class and art . I am not a fan of most…"
Mar 6, 2013
Gavin Brown commented on Lowell Hohstadt's blog post The Future of Classical Music
"Thanks for the clarification! - Best -"
Mar 6, 2013
Lowell Hohstadt commented on Lowell Hohstadt's blog post The Future of Classical Music
"The article was not so much about everyone else, but rather my own relationship to the subject.
I hope you can also read: What Is Classical Music?  and My Three-Cornered Hat
Thanks for reading...and your comments!"
Mar 6, 2013
Gavin Brown commented on Lowell Hohstadt's blog post The Future of Classical Music
"You had me all the way up until the last paragraph. Some composers may find enjoyment in writing based on Christ, but to make a blanket statement that that's the correct route for all of us to go strikes me as an overstatement. (Speaking only for…"
Mar 6, 2013

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  • Greetings Lowell,

    I like all of your music. It is well written. Thanks for sharing.

    Very best,

    Larry Elliott

  • Your String Quartet #3 is divine!

  • Welcome to the Composers' Forum, Lowell! I'm looking forward to listening to your music.

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