These we shall miss

These we shall miss


norman lebrecht

December 26, 2016

A sombre German selection of major cultural and intellectual losses of 2016.

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  • Ruchard Gibbs says:

    The Times this morning has a much more comprehensive list with detailed obits. And it’s in English.

  • V.Lind says:

    Forgot Arnold Palmer.

  • jaypee says:

    No Harnoncourt, no Boulez, no Toots Thielemans, no Bobby Hutcherson…

  • George says:

    No Boulez? What a disgrace! Especially because he died in Germany! The words “cultural” and “intellectual” could not have a better application than to Boulez. For that matter, Harnoncourt should have been listed as well.