FEBRUARY 2012

Sciannameo To Edit Book
The Piper, February 2012

Franco Sciannameo, director and principal faculty of the BXA Intercollege Degree Programs, has been signed by Rowman & Littlefield, Publishers (Scarecrow Press) to edit a collection of essays on controversial Italian composer and philosopher Giacinto Scelsi (1905-1988). The book will comprise critical essays written from 1980-2011 in French, Italian, and German that have been translated into English for the first time. Sciannameo, a world authority on Scelsi, collaborated with the composer in the making and recording of some of his best-known works.