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Symposium 15 - Liszt in Rome

21 October 1990

The New York premiere of Patrick Rucker's melologue for piano and speaker.



    How the Thirst for Expiation Gave Birth to Reductionist Expressionism Amidst Political Reaction and the Ruins of Antiquity


    Patrick Rucker



    We wish to express our gratitude to Helicon's Members who have underwritten this Fifteenth Symposium:

    Rose Anderson, Leslie Armstrong, Edwin Stark Beatty, Mrs. F. Henry Berlin, Dorianne Beyer, Nancy Cardozo, Gladys K. Delmas, V. Edward Dent, Jere Farrah, Franklin Heller, Craig Logan Jackson, Peggy adn Maurice Kahn, Pat and Paul Kaplan, Paula Konikoff and Jon Blum, Ernest Levenstein, Robert M. Light, Peter C. Lombardo, M.D., Zoltan Ovary, M.D., Susan Zolla-Pazner and Sherman Pazner, Donna Pond and Dan Bergman, Susan and Elihu Rose Foundation, Mr. and Mrs. John Sann, Mrs. Frederick C. Schang III, Richard Schemm, Mr. and Mrs. Herbert Shinderman, Karen McLaughlin and Mark Schubin, Arlene and Bruce Simon, Gregory B. Smith, Mrs. Edwin Steffe, Christian Steiner, Pamela Drexel Walker and Miss Alice Tully

Special Thanks

    And to our other benefactors whose help has been so important:

    Marianne Carroll, Thomas Cordell, Moy Eng, Mark Golderman, William Hibsher, William Johnson, Judith Miller, William L. Monical, David Morton, Karen Silberkleit and Peggy Turnley-Thomas