Episode 18: Everything Is Improv




Why does the organ have pride of place, at least among instruments, in the Latin Church? This week's episode leads a tour of Church history, followed by a meditation on Tradition and the ability of musical improvisation, such as Maurice Duruflé's (1902-1986) "Choral Variation on the Veni Creator Spiritus," to mirror the living out of the Gospel in the everyday lives of the faithful.