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Carlo Maria Giulini, R.I.P.


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#1 dirac

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Posted 15 June 2005 - 01:58 PM

The fine conductor and spiffy dresser Carlo Maria Giulini has died. Associated Press report:


http://www.andante.c...le.cfm?id=25627

#2 Helene

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Posted 15 June 2005 - 02:08 PM

The week is only half over, and it's already such a sad week for music.

With recent celebrations for the 60th anniversary of the end of WWII, I'll highlight this quote from the obituary:

Giulini led the 1944 concert in Rome which celebrated the city's liberation by Allied forces. It was his conducting debut.



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Posted 15 June 2005 - 05:14 PM

A great, great, beautiful man........his slow tempi were, like Makarova's, in service to a particular, rich, inner vision. I will always be grateful for what he showed me.


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