Later, he became a pupil of French composer Darius Milhaud
, who, he says, "forced me to rethink and confirm my ideas and this was good."
There are eight songs of Georges Auric (1899-1983), Arthur Honneger (1892-1955), and Darius Milhaud
(1892-1974), of Les Six, those composers who, with Poulenc and Satie, set themselves against the musical hegemony of Wagnerianism and impressionism.
For Calendars: Medee by Darius Milhaud
, September 18 & 19, 7:30pm | Lab Theater, 700 1st St.
The evening's second French composition, Darius Milhaud
's Le Boeuf Sur Le Toit ('the ox on the roof'), was inspired by Rio de Janeiro.
Folstad; and several movements from Darius Milhaud
's ballet "Creation du Monde.''
2, and the Eugene Ballet Company dancing adaptations of two creation-themed ballets: Jean-Fry Rebel's "Les lmens" and Darius Milhaud
's "La Cration du Monde." Tickets are $15 to $53.
The scene stealer is black cat Darius Milhaud
(named after the French composer but pronounced "Miaow").
Also on the program are "La Creation du Monde" of Darius Milhaud
and "Slavonic Dances Nos.
For that article, I interviewed Dave, his brother Howard Brubeck, and clarinetist Bill Smith, who performed in the Brubeck Octet during 1946, when Dave was studying composition with Darius Milhaud
at Mills College.
He studied composition with Henri Lazarof, Darius Milhaud
, Paul Cooper, and Scott Huston.