Sprout divides her study into five cases exploring the wartime music and (often fickle) postwar reception of five composers: Francis Poulenc, Arthur Honegger
, Olivier Messiaen, Maurice Durufle, and Serge Nigg.
Stravinsky, Hindemith, Gershwin, Schoenberg, Bartok, Arthur Honegger
, Richard Strauss: all these composers Lambert treated as emperors so deficient in clothes that they were ostentatiously dying of pneumonia.
And most delightful of all were Petits Cours de Morale by Arthur Honegger
, laconic, pithy, and eye-archingly pointed.
The case of Swiss-born Arthur Honegger
is altogether different.
For the Czech composers embracing such bases for creation, the most acceptable representatives of the "new French-music" were Arthur Honegger
and Darius Milhaud, both of whom in the second half of the 19205 gained respect and recognition on the part of the period critics.
Her flawless rendition of an extract from the opera- comique, The Adventures of King Pausole by Arthur Honegger
, was clearly the high point of the evening.
Kodalli studied composition Ecole Normale de Musique in Paris with Arthur Honegger
, and orchestral conducting with Jean Fornet, and Nadia Boulanger.
There he studied under, among others, Arthur Honegger
and Joseph Martenot, inventor of the electronic Ondes Martenot beloved of Olivier Messiaen.
(1892-1955), as I've said before, was one of those modernists of the first half of the twentieth century who nonetheless clung to the last vestiges of Romanticism.
Over the course of five years, de Mare and Borlin built a company of mythic fame, using Swedish and Danish dancers and some of the most promising of Paris's young artists--poets such as Jean Cocteau, painters including Fernand Leger and Giorgio di Chirico, and composers from Les Six, such as Darius Milhaud and Arthur Honegger
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Many of these were primarily composers, like Aaron Copland, Arthur Honegger
, and Darius Milhaud, who were active before the Second World War and whose relationship with Mahler remains to be more fully discussed.