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#573558 - 05/28/03 12:06 PM Luciano Berio
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http://www.nytimes.com/2003/05/28/obituaries/28BERI.html?ex=1055129595&ei=1&en=577b530c99154c36

This is a great loss. His output for piano was fairly small, but he was a truly wonderful composer.
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#573559 - 05/28/03 12:15 PM Re: Luciano Berio
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Originally posted by Kreisler:
http://www.nytimes.com/2003/05/28/obituaries/28BERI.html?ex=1055129595&ei=1 &en=577b530c99154c36

This is a great loss. His output for piano was fairly small, but he was a truly wonderful composer.[/b]
I think he wrote more for solo viola than for piano. It is a great loss of a very innovative composer. I remember hearing his "Sequenze" (sp.) years ago.

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#573560 - 05/28/03 12:35 PM Re: Luciano Berio
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It's a shame. Heard his many Sequenzas and a friend of mine premiered a piano duo piece he wrote for John Harbison's birthday party called "Touches" which was lovely...it was never published, though, and I never got the rights to perform it :-( as it was only meant for that one occasion... It is always sad to see great composers go.

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#573561 - 05/28/03 12:41 PM Re: Luciano Berio
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So many important artists in the past year have died. Berio was one of the most innovative composers of the post-War era. I can't remember what conservatory he was dean of (Florence?), but I remember reading an article saying that he once decreed that no music before 1950 was allowed to be performed for the whole school year. I think that he caved from the outrage of professors and students and changed the date to 1900.

A great composer and a great loss.
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