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2020/07/09

George Antheil 120

During his lifetime George Antheil was considered a dazzling personality, was a name on everyone’s lips in artistic circles and described himself as the “bad boy of music”. The US-American composer and pianist George Antheil created several operas and symphonies, solo concertos and chamber music. In addition, he wrote crime novels and designed radio-controlled torpedoes, the technology of which is still used in mobile phones today.
On July 8, 2020, he would have been 120 years old.

Released by WERGO:
The Lost Sonatas (WER 66612)
Antheil the Futurist (WER 67622)