March 5 Saints of the Day – Mark the Ascetic and Piran

On this day in 1907, the first radio broadcast of a musical composition was aired, although to be perfectly honest, snatches of Cage’s as-yet-uncomposed 4’33” had been broadcast from time to time before that. Mark the Ascetic (V cent.) was a disciple of John Chrysostom (or not), and lived as a monk in the Egyptian… Continue reading March 5 Saints of the Day – Mark the Ascetic and Piran