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Ideals of Beauty, Visible from a Great Distance

Henze has refused to reject the music of the past - instead he has drawn on it, whether reworking a Monteverdi opera for a modern audience, or revisiting traditional models in his operas and symphonies. Donald Macleod looks at three works in which Henze confronts his musical heritage.

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Thu 30 Jun 2005 00:00

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