Schreker was the most performed composer of his generation, but, forced into retirement by Hitler's racial decrees in 1933, his music banned, he died a broken man. Thereafter Schreker was forgotten, but this first major biography coincides with a revival and rediscovery of his work.
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Descripción Cambridge University Press. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: Good. 0521392551 Good++ in a Good+ dust jacket; Hardcover; Withdrawn library copy with the standard library markings; Clean jacket with no tears (Now fitted with a new, Brodart jacket protector); Light wear to the boards; Library stamps to the endpapers; Text pages are clean & unmarked; Good binding with a straight spine; This book will be stored and delivered in a sturdy cardboard box with foam padding; Black dust jacket with photo of Franz Scheker, and title in white lettering; 1993, Cambridge University Press; 453 pages; "Franz Schreker, 1878-1934: A Cultural Biography (Music in the Twentieth Century)," by Christopher Hailey. Nº de ref. de la librería SKU-S5203607025