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Alkan – Who was Alkan?

‘Charles-Valentin Alkan has just died. It was necessary for him to die in order to suspect his existence. ”Alkan,” more than one reader will say, ”who is Alkan?” and indeed this paradoxical man is all but unknown to our generation.’ … Continue reading

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