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Douglas Lilburn: His Life and Music Philip Norman

Douglas Lilburn: His Life and Music

Philip Norman

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ISBN : 9781877257179
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468 pages
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This 21-chapter salute to the father of New Zealand composition offers fascinating insights into the world of New Zealands music, literature and fine art through the eyes and ears of one of NZs most creative sons, Douglas Lilburn. Lilburn was atMoreThis 21-chapter salute to the father of New Zealand composition offers fascinating insights into the world of New Zealands music, literature and fine art through the eyes and ears of one of NZs most creative sons, Douglas Lilburn. Lilburn was at the vortex of arts activity from the 1940s, forging friendships with many of the luminaries of New Zealands cultural history as well as associations with New Zealands leading arts organizations. His work was recognized with many honors, including a personal chair in composition at Victoria University of Wellington, and the rare Order of New Zealand, the countrys highest award.