On metronomes and performance nerves,
with Classical Music agony aunt ALICE McVEIGH
Copyright © 13 July 2012
Alice McVeigh, Kent UK
As I was browsing in an antique mall the other day a loud ticking sound started up and continued for several minutes. Investigating, I found a mechanical, wind-up metronome in action in the unattended booth of one of the dealers. I stopped it in the normal way...