Autograph letter signed to the Colombian musicologist Otto de Greiff. Michael TIPPETT.

Autograph letter signed to the Colombian musicologist Otto de Greiff

2 pp. Oblong octavo. Dated Corsham [England], January 24, 1969.

Tippett thanks de Greiff for his letter and the newspaper cuttings and encloses an autograph for him on a separate slip of paper 76 x 127 mm.: "Michael Tippett Corsham 1969." Together with autograph envelope with Tippett's signature to verso.

Creased at folds; small stain to blank upper area.

"[Tippett's] importance lies not only in his revitalizing contribution to the genres of symphony, concerto, opera, string quartet and sonata, but also in his awareness – displayed in his writings as well as his compositional practice – of the complexities of the modern condition and the artist’s role in relation to this." David Clarke in Grove Music Online. Item #20655

Price: $250.00  other currencies

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