Richard Lane (1933-2004)
On September 3, 2004, a police patrol intercepted a convertible Ford Mustang that was zigzagging out of control.
Richard Lane had just left Cape Cod, where he spent his summers composing, and suffered a stroke while driving back to his home in Paterson, New Jersey. He was urgently taken to Newark University Hospital, but nine days later, he passed away, leaving behind a rich legacy of over 500...
About This Particular Spring
In This Particular Spring, Lane showcases a lyrical-seeking, dolce violin melody over a dramatic backdrop of echoing piano accompaniment. It is possible that Lane was inspired by the “éntekhno” Greek music popularized by Mikis Theodorakis and Manos Hatzidakis in the 1950s.
Demosthenes Dimitrakoulakos (2018)
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