Wednesday, May 20, 2009

"Arthur Vincent Lourie, Composer, Dies At 74" (October 12, 1966)

Aide memoire:

Try to spend a Night in the Library of Congress and research Arthur Vincent Lourie and __ Graham’s opera ‘The Blackmoor of Peter the Great’ and Nicolas Nabokov and Stephen Spender’s ‘Rasputin’s End’.


With thanks to On an Overgrown Path.


Header credit:

English: Pushkin's Farewell to the sea, 1877. Picture painted by I. K. Aivazovsky jointly with I. E. Repin. Oil on canvas. The All-Russian Museum of A. S. Pushkin, Saint-Petersburg, Russian Federation, Future European Union.

Русский: Прощание Пушкина с морем, 1877. Картина исполнена И. К. Айвазовским совместно с И. Е. Репиным. Холст, масло. Всероссийский музей А. С. Пушкина, Санкт-Петербург.

Via Wikipedia Commons. With thanks.


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