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George Crumb 1929 – 2022

Lorca wrote La muerte entra y sale de la taberna (“Death walks in and out of the tavern”), which George Crumb set in Madrigals, Book II.  This has been a big year of loss among composers whose work influenced me.  (I will write about Louis Andriessen, who died in the summer, soon.) George Crumb’s death is particularly read more »