Page 12, 14th April 2006

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Standing At The Summit Of History G Iorgio Vasari’s Lives Of

the Most Excellent Architects, Painters and Sculptors (first published in 1550) places Michelangelo at the summit of art. Even though Vasari was biased in favour of Florence and......

This Boy Choir Needs A Bit More Passion

T he voice of the average 18thcentury male seems to have broken just after the age of 17. Some trebles must even have been as old as 19. In fact, the pupils of the Leipzig......

Don’t Stop The Printing Presses Yet

L ast week’s New Yorker carried a characteristically fine piece from James Surowiecki on his regular financial page. Surowiecki is one of those journalists who can write about a......

Grapes For All Tastes

WINE CONALGREGORY P lanning wine selections for Easter can be a delight. Britain is spoilt for choice, as a greater range is available here than any other country in the world.......