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Roger Scruton

Roger Scruton (1944-2020) was an English philosopher and writer who specializes in aesthetics and political philosophy. He was editor of The Salisbury Review and author of over 50 books.

The Music of the Future

Important composers, from Schoenberg and Stravinsky to Ligeti and Stockhausen, have been premiered in this place and before this audience. Along with Darmstadt, Donaueschingen has helped to…

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The Post-Modern Ear

In Gurrelieder, Verklärte Nacht, and Pelléas et Mélisande Schoenberg showed total mastery of tonality and of late romantic harmony, and these great works entered the repertoire. But…

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