TITLE

The Man Who Knew Too Much

AUTHOR(S)
Eichler, Jeremy
PUB. DATE
March 2001
SOURCE
New Republic;03/12/2001, Vol. 224 Issue 11, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Profiles late Italian composer Ferruccio Busoni, focusing on how he and his works have slid into obscurity. Emphasis on experimentation and mysticism by Busoni; Ways in which his music prefigured later developments; Efforts of the Metropolitan Opera and the Salzburg Festival to revive his opera "Doktor Faust"; His relations with composer Arnold Schoenberg.
ACCESSION #
4158158

 

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