Virgil Thomson

Virgil Thomson

1896 - 1989
Composer and critic Virgil Thomson was a real musician’s musician. As a composer he created over 150 compositions that skillfully melded indigenous and cosmopolitan influences, while as a writer and lecturer he devoted himself energetically to elevating musical standards and taste, to creating a wider public for classical music, and to creating a legacy of some of the most elegant, urbane, and intelligent prose that modern music journalism has witnessed.

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