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By Pamela Jones

within the first full-length biography of 1 of Canada's such a lot proficient and influential composers, Pamela Jones attracts from broad interviews with composers, performers, scholars, neighbors, and kinfolk. She deals an research of lanza's key compositions and discusses his musical improvement in a bright portrayal of the social, cultural, and political milieus during which he labored - from the problems of composing below a repressive govt in Fifties Argentina to the "anything is going" surroundings of recent York within the Nineteen Sixties, the post-war cultural revival in Berlin, and the multicultural range of Montreal.

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