Thursday, 25 August 2016

Thought 305: The Occasional Dullness of Classical Music

As a rule I love classical music, especially classical piano, but by God can it be dull at times. 

As Oscar Wilde said in his foreword to his novel The Picture of Dorian Gray, art fails if it's boring. 

While it is true that some things are boring for some and not for others, I am inclined to agree with the personal truth of Wilde's statement.