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Peter Warlock : the life of Philip Heseltine

Author: Barry Smith
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1994.
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One of the most fascinating and most enigmatic of the 20th centuries composers, this tells of a brilliant, yet unhappy young man. It tells of his dangerous involvement in the occult and its disturbing and long-lasting effects, of his passionate loves and hates, of dramas of intrigue and mystery, all of which ended in a gas-filled flat in 1930.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Biographies
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Smith, Barry, 1939-
Peter Warlock.
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1994
(OCoLC)610247039
Named Person: Peter Warlock; Peter Warlock; Peter Warlock; Peter Warlock
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Barry Smith
ISBN: 019816310X 9780198163107 0198166060 9780198166061
OCLC Number: 29388764
Description: xviii, 347 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Contents: The Early Years (1894-1911) --
Friendship with Delius (1911-1913) --
The Oxford Year (1913-1914) --
Life in London as a Music Critic (1914-1915) --
Friendship with Lawrence (1915-1916) --
Friendship with van Dieren (1916-1917) --
The Irish Year (1917-1918) --
An Infamous Letter (1918) --
The Sackbut (1918-1921) --
Return to Wales (1921-1924) --
The Eynsford Years (1925-1928) --
Return to London (1928-1930) --
The End (1930) --
Philip Heseltine's Dublin Lecture --
Poems / Philip Heseltine --
'Music, when soft voices die'.
Responsibility: Barry Smith.
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An account of the musician Peter Warlock (Philip Heseltine). Barry Smith uses often controversial material in telling Warlock's story from his dangerous involvement in the occult to his long-lasting  Read more...

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