7 July 1988
Show More Mozart the Dramatist: The Value of his Operas to Him, to his Age and to Us by Brigid Brophy.
Libris, 322 pp., £17.50, June 1988, 1 870352 35 1Show More
1791: Mozart’s Last Year by H.C. RobbinsLandon.
Thames and Hudson, 240 pp., £12.95, March 1988, 0 500 01411 6Show More
Mozart: Studies of the Autograph Scores by Alan Tyson.
Harvard, 381 pp., £27.95, January 1988, 0 674 58830 4Show More
“... and Sixties in my studies of the Enlightenment. The Philosophes headed an intellectual movement which, I argued, sought to lift the guilt from eroticism and from the pursuit of pleasure. It is good to have this view corroborated in this vigorous polemic. As Brophy’s title makes plain, her exploration of Mozart’s operas from this perspective concentrates ...”