Frederick Delius
Date of Birth
Jan 29, 1862
Birth Place:
Bradford, Yorkshire, England, UK

Biography

The music of Delius having appeared in only three major features to date, one might expect filmmakers to avail themselves more fully of his richly beautiful yet ephemeral timbres and endlessly unfolding melodies, but perhaps his unique sound and moods fit only very subtle and special scenarios. Delius' musical style developed fully in his late thirties. From Wagner's music he learned his sense of...