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Tag Archives: Darius Milhaud

SIX ON THE ROOF

THEY WERE known as “Les Six,” a sextet of French composers who enlivened Paris in the 1920s with their antics and their avant garde music. Georges Auric, Louis Durey, Arthur … Continue reading

January 28, 2016 · 1 Comment

SHALL WE DANCE? AND WALK THE DOG?

THE MUSICAL delights of George Gershwin are just as fresh today as they were in the first third of the 20th century. They encompass genres of popular music, opera, classical … Continue reading

January 25, 2016 · Leave a comment

LA CREATION DU MONDE

LET’S CELEBRATE the art of theater set design. Here’s a wonderful book on the topic, together with focus on one of its subjects, artist Fernand Léger, and one of my favorite pieces … Continue reading

June 29, 2013 · Leave a comment