Monteverdi, “Deposuit potentes” (He hath put down the mighty)

    The first track is from the soundtrack to the French director Robert Bresson’s film Mouchette (1967). Viewing this film, at the long gone Elgin Theater on Eighth Avenue in Chelsea, I first became aware of Monteverdi. A similar thing has happened to me with literature, for example: when I first read a few … Continue reading Monteverdi, “Deposuit potentes” (He hath put down the mighty)