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The Dallas Opera’s 2013-2014 season includes works by two composers that I don’t know: Tod Machover (Death and the Powers) and Erik Wolfgang Korngold (Die Tote Stadt). What does the library have that will help me familiarize myself with the music of these two composers?

Korngold is a composer that many people may know from his film scores. His music is often associated with mid-century adventure films like The Adventures of Robin Hood, The Sea Hawk, and The Private Lives of Elizabeth and Essex, all … Continue reading

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