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Two centenarians on video

The cultural omnivore Jacques Barzun is 103 this month, the composer Elliott Carter one year younger. Here are two fresh video interviews with these great

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Two centenarians on video

The cultural omnivore Jacques Barzun is 103 this month, the composer Elliott Carter one year younger. Here are two fresh video interviews with these great

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Anna Mahler on live radio

A friend has just unearthed this link to Anna Mahler, Gustav’s daughter, appearing on the game show You Bet Your Life, with Grouch Marx as

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Anna Mahler on live radio

A friend has just unearthed this link to Anna Mahler, Gustav’s daughter, appearing on the game show You Bet Your Life, with Grouch Marx as

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Death of a terrorised resistant

The composer Boris Tishchenko died in St Petersburg on December 9, aged 71. Close to Dmitri Shostakovich, he wrote a high-risk Requiem set to Anna Akhmatova’s

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Death of a terrorised resistant

The composer Boris Tishchenko died in St Petersburg on December 9, aged 71. Close to Dmitri Shostakovich, he wrote a high-risk Requiem set to Anna Akhmatova’s

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