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  • Composer’s Score Has a Unique ‘Ring’

    By Carvin Knowles

    December 12, 2002 | 7:00 pm

    Nineteenth century composer and notorious anti-Semite Richard Wagner believed that a Jewish composer could never successfully treat serious mythical subject matter in music. But Wagner never anticipated Howard Shore.

    Shore does mythologize music successfully -- for the second time....