- Luciano Berio
- Centro Studi
- Per Luciano
I remember Luciano best when he was living in New York in the 1960s and a new and animating presence at the Juilliard School. He asked me to direct a double bill of Il combattimento di Tancredi e Clorinda and Passaggio in New York and Cambridge and we spent many months, usually late at night, hashing things out with lots of heated arguments and even more wild laughter. I cherish a group of hilarious, passionate and brilliant letters he sent me during this period, while I still was serving in the U.S. Army, Â«final proof,Â» as he put it, Â«that your soul really belongs to a pre-Nazi bourgeois society.Â»
What a delight, what an honor to be called Â«belovedÂ» or Â«honeyÂ» by such a world genius.
How terribly I miss him.
Programma di sala della Juilliard (pagina con titoli e testo scritto a quattro mani da Luciano Berio e Ian Strasfogel)