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Virgil Thomson free pdf For fourteen crucial years in the middle of the twentieth century, Virgil Thompson surveyed the worlds of opera and classical music from his vantage as the nationally syndicated music critic for the New York Herald Tribune. An accomplished composer who knew music from the inside, Thompson communicated its joys and complexities to a wide readership in a clear and winning style, and his daily reviews and Sunday columns set a high water-mark in American cultural journalism. With this volume Thompson's writings are available for the first time in decades.

About Tim Page

TIM PAGE won the 1997 Pulitzer Prize for Criticism for his writings in the" Washington Post," for which he was a music critic from 1995 to 2008. A professor of music and journalism at the University of Southern California, he is co-editor of "Virgil Thomson s Selected Letters" and editor of the Library of America edition of Dawn Powell s novels."

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Author : Tim Page
Publisher : The Library of America
Data Published : 19 November 2014
ISBN : 1598533096
EAN : 9781598533095
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 1200 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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