Threnody to the Victims of Hiroshima and Twin Peaks

Krzysztof¬† Penderecki is a composer who is still alive. He is still probably, best known, for his work Threnody to the Victims of Hiroshima (threnody just means lament, or “wailing song” if you’re into Greek). It becomes very difficult writing about such works that you would study in academia: what can you say that hasn’t been said, and you run …