A World Requiem

John Herbert Foulds

A World Requiem

Op. 60

About this work...

Foulds is one of those enigmatic -- Faustian -- figures who seemingly emerge out of nowhere, whose undeniable abilities allow them to play a prominent if confused role on the European cultural stage, and who abruptly disappear, leaving behind an ambiguous legacy. Like Busoni, whom he admired, Foulds regarded music -- s... read more