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26 Oct 2008

Ian McEwan on his debut opera, For You

http://entertainment.timesonline.co.uk/tol/arts_and_entertainment/stage/opera/article5001255.ece

Robert Sandall [Times Online, 26 October 2008]

As a novelist set to make his debut as a librettist — with the tale of an egomaniacal composer/conductor who starts off publicly humiliating a young cellist prior to bedding her — you might expect Ian McEwan to lead with his classical credentials. Not a bit of it.

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