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America's favorite (great) Dane proves himself just as funny on paper as he does on film. Here Borge examines the lives of such musical geniuses as Schubert, Mendelsohn, and Brahms with hilarious results.
160 pages
Published (first published October 1980)
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Recommended by Arnie of my GR group. Arnie wrote the following at my group on 12/24/12: "Also, for comic relief, Victor Borge's 'My favorite Comedies in Music'---Borge gives hilarious accounts of the lives of the great composers and musicians---if you like Dave Barry, or Richard Armour, you'll love this---he also has a second equally funny book, 'My favorite Intermissions in Music..'"
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Victor Borge, born Børge Rosenbaum, was a Danish comedian, conductor and pianist, affectionately known as The Clown Prince of Denmark, The Unmelancholy Dane,and The Great Dane.
More about Victor Borge...
My Favorite Intermissions: Lives of the Musical Greats and Other Facts You Never Knew You Were Missing Smilet Er Den Korteste Afstand--: Erindringer Fortalt Til Niels-Jrgen Kaiser The Very Best of Victor Borge My Favourite Intervals Borge's Musical Briefs

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