Carmina Burana: Hi, Latin!
The New Texas Music Works rendition of Carl Orff's
masterwork Carmina Burana was the usual
exhilarating sonic roller-coaster of songs about love
and lust and way too much drinking in the Middle Ages,
but the exuberance of conductor Craig Hella Johnson
also made it feel like a good new friend was
introducing us to one of his favorite old friends.
"...these things to us, through the agencies of the Conspirare Orchestra, accompanied by the Conspirare Symphonic Choir and the..."
June 9, 2000 Arts Review by Wayne Alan Brenner