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The edition comprises all of the composer’s letters known today, among them numerous first publications after original sources.
More than 2200 pieces of correspondence run the gamut from letters to the family of the 13-year-old schoolboy the the last, harrowing documents written by the already severely ill Hugo Wolf from the mental institution.
The edition of letters grants so far unknown glimpses into the biography of Hugo Wolfs and into the process of his works’ genesis as well as into his cultural and intellectual environment.
A separate volume of commentary documents all sources and variants and provides information on all persons, places and works mentioned in the letters. With its bibliographic reference and a comprehensive index of people, places and works the commentary is an indispensable companion through the correspondence of Hugo Wolf.
Each Volume in format 135 x 210 mm. Bound with dust jacket.
Volume 1: Letters 1873-1891
Volume 2: Letters 1892-1895
Volume 4: Commentary and Index
For the first time in a long while there is a comprehensive biography of Hugo Wolf.
His 2003 Wolf biography, which takes his works as point of departure, has been brought up to date with the current status of modern scholarship for this edition.
W 105. 192 pages, ISBN 978-3-903196-02-5
Format 20 x 27 cms, bound (2020)
More than 200 images of Hugo Wolf, his family, and people from his private and professional surroundings as well as of the places of his residence and activities provide a comprehensive insight into many areas of the composer’s life.
HUGO WOLF – ZWISCHEN MYTHOS UND REALITÄT
Format 16,5 x 23,5 cms, sewn in soft covers