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Classical

The unknown German composer championed by Mahler

18 February 2023

9:00 AM

18 February 2023

9:00 AM

I was sceptical when the lady on the bus to Reading town centre told me that her father knew Liszt. Who wouldn’t be? This was a long time ago, mind: probably 1980, and I was on my way into school. I think our conversation started because I was reading a book about music.

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