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  •  speaking of artistic appropriation, Previn also... (2+ / 0-)
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    shari, RiveroftheWest

    .....wrote an opera based on the 1945 David Lean film Brief Encounter, where there's also a recording on DG, which I'll admit that I haven't heard.  It would be curious to know what Previn and his librettist did in comparison to the film.

    "It's only in books that the officers of the detective force are superior to the weakness of making a mistake." (Wilkie Collins, The Moonstone)

    by chingchongchinaman on Sun Mar 17, 2013 at 09:41:11 AM PDT

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