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Old 03-12-2017, 08:27 PM   #1
Humoresque
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Orchestras playing dirty in WW2

This is a book review on that perennial subject about musical culpability during WW2. (Lebrecht is on his favourite hobby-horse. Again.) It's not really a review per se, merely a discussion about the contents of the book written by an Austrian professor.

https://literaryreview.co.uk/playing...form=hootsuite

I recently purchased Lebrecht's "The Maestro Myth" and have read the chapter about a 'Maverick', Carlos Kleiber. Full of errors and creating myths himself, Lebrecht needs to pull his literary socks up!

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