September 9, 2016
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Composer of the Month: Alexander Glazunov

Over a lifetime that witnessed unprecedented musical and social upheaval in his homeland of Russia, this composer remained resolutely his own man. This article is available to Limelight subscribers. Log in to continue reading. Access our paywalled content and archive of magazines, regular news and features for the limited offer of $3 per month. Support independent journalism. Subscribe now

August 3, 2016
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Composer of the Month: Giuseppe Verdi

Italy’s operatic sensation, at times, could be just like the operas he penned: a character of enormous dramatic contrasts. This article is available to Limelight subscribers. Log in to continue reading. Access our paywalled content and archive of magazines, regular news and features for the limited offer of $3 per month. Support independent journalism. Subscribe now

July 8, 2016
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Composer of the Month: Joseph Haydn

His was always a lively listen but 200 years after the composer’s death, Haydn’s fresh and innovatory spirit matters more than ever. This article is available to Limelight subscribers. Log in to continue reading. Access our paywalled content and archive of magazines, regular news and features for the limited offer of $3 per month. Support independent journalism. Subscribe now

April 1, 2016
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Composer of the month: Orff

Striving for success in Nazi Germany, Carl Orff led a life of grim deceit. But, says director Tony Palmer who has documented that life on film, let’s not sell him short as a composer.