Peter Warlock - Quotes

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All good music, whatever its date, is ageless - as alive and significant today as it was when it was written. ---->>>

All old music was modern once, and much more of the music of yesterday already sounds more old-fashioned than works which were written three centuries ago. ---->>>

Music is neither old nor modern: it is either good or bad music, and the date at which it was written has no significance whatever. ---->>>

Dates and periods are of interest only to the student of musical history. ---->>>


Nationality: English
Born: October 30, 1894
Birthplace: London, England
Die: 12-17, 1930
Occupation: Composer

Philip Arnold Heseltine (30 October 1894 – 17 December 1930), known by the pseudonym Peter Warlock, was a British composer and music critic. The Warlock name, which reflects Heseltine's interest in occult practices, was used for all his published musical works. He is best known as a composer of songs and other vocal music; he also achieved notoriety in his lifetime through his unconventional and often scandalous lifestyle (wikipedia)