ODD FACT VERSE
Odd Fact Verse is a collection of poems with notes, constructed from curious pieces of information. Some of the themes are: How the assassination of a prime minister aided the arts; The strange deaths of three composers from the French school; Why a variety of artists have given up art; The mass production of the French writer Augustin Eugene Scribe; The difficulty Austrian composers had in tackling a ninth symphony.
A NEOCLASSICIST’S SONG
Said Wickelmann, “I cannot find
Look to the Greeks, my boys.