Messiaen, Jolivet, and the Soldier—Composers of Wartime France

Sprout, Leslie A.
June 2004
Musical Quarterly;Summer2004, Vol. 87 Issue 2, p259
Academic Journal
Examines the life and works of composers in France during the war including Olivier Messiaen and Andre Jolivet. Composers' experience of captivity which were expressed in their musical compositions; Relationship between war and music; Implications for music history and development.


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