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Title: 150th Anniversary Edition
Otros títulos: Edición 150 Aniversario
Eventyr - Aventura
Hassan
Incidental Music - Música Incidental
Intérprete/ Colaborador: Frederick Delius; John Barbirolli; Thomas Beecham; Meredith Davies; Erick Fenby; Charles Groves; Vernon Handley; Richard Hickox; Charles Mackerras; Neville Marriner; Malcolm Sargent
Código CDU: Del.05
Forma Musical: Periodicals -- England.
Abstract: Frederick Delius was an English composer who forged a unique version of the Impressionist musical language of the early twentieth century. He was born in Bradford, England, in 1862, and died in Grez-sur-Loing, France, in 1934. He did not come from a musical family; rather, his father owned a wool company and hoped that his son would follow a career in business. Delius, however, wanted to study music, and though his father did not approve of music as a profession, he did not discourage music-making as a pastime; thus, Delius was allowed to study the violin and the piano. To his father's dismay, he also spent much of his youth sneaking away from school to attend concerts and opera performances. When he completed school, he went to work for his father in the family business. In 1884, he left England for Florida, where he worked on a plantation as an orange grower. While in Florida, he began studying music with Thomas Ward, a musician and teacher from Jacksonville. Delius proved to be a ...


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