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1837, vol. 3: Sor, Glinka, Liszt

Spanish guitarist and composer Fernando Sor was born in 1778. He grew up at Montserrat, which is just outside Valencia, … Continue reading

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Musical Nationalism in Western Europe

Reading Harold Schönberg’s The Lives of the Great Composers — a classic and a must-read for classical music fans — I’ve … Continue reading

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