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Author Topic: Delius  (Read 501 times)
« on: January 21, 2012, 02:52:16 pm »

It is good to see that there is revavil of interest to composers like Delius.

There was interesting discussion of Delius and his music on Music Matters today 21/1/2012.
To celebrate it here is Delius sonata for violin and piano.
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« Reply #1 on: January 21, 2012, 09:39:05 pm »

Although it was doubtless beneficial for his creative growth, the circumstances of his life haven't helped him much - the Brits don't really think he's British, and the French reject him as French :(
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« Reply #2 on: January 22, 2012, 09:18:40 am »

it doesn't really matter where one is from. He thought of himself us International I think.

Maybe his time will come.
I heard this music on Something Understood (Radio 4).
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