24 Dec 2009

The Maestro Was Miserable

http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052748703478704574612031825771904.html

By NORMAN LEBRECHT [WSJ, 23 December 2009]

Most men who invent a profession earn lifetime esteem and a place in history. Hans von B├╝low is remembered chiefly by the derision of a genius who destroyed him.