Musique pour les soupers du Roi Ubu  

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"[Musique pour les soupers du Roi Ubu] presents a massive, integrated collage of quotations. The list of sources is astonishing for its sheer variety: Bach, Beethoven, Berlioz, Bizet, Blacher, Dowland, Fortner, Frescobaldi, Honegger, Luther, Mussorgsky, Praetorius, Schubert, Stockhausen, Johann Strauss I, Stravinsky and Wagner. Such a concept could easily give birth to a work of no substance, a hodge-podge of musical ideas and idioms, but the melting-pot of Zimmermann's art has smelted these diverse elements into a coherent and unified compound."[1]

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Musique pour les soupers du Roi Ubu (1966) is a musical composition by Bernd Alois Zimmermann.

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