The world's leading authority on Zemlinsky, Antony Beaumont is a conductor, lecturer, and freelance musicologist. In 1992 the Hamburg State Opera commissioned Beaumont to complete the orchestration of Zemlinsky's last opera, Der König Kandaules. Antony Beaumont's published works include Busoni the Composer and his edition and translation of Busoni, Selected Letters. He is coeditor with Susanne Rode-Breymann and translator of Alma Mahler-Werfel's Diaries 1898-1902, from Cornell.
Following his English edition of Alma Mahler-Werfel's Diaries 1898-1902, Antony Beaumont presents both the first comprehensive biography of the composer and conductor Alexander Zemlinsky (1871-1942) and a critical assessment of...
Letters to His Wife
"Gustav Mahler and Alma Maria Schindler were married in . . . 1902. The bride was twenty-one and a half years old, her groom a few months short of forty-two. Apart from their substantial age difference, it seems to have been the very disparity of...