The cover of this publication is the work of the Belgian illustrator Alfred Menu (1873-1953), who was a student at the Mons academy. Mons-Step is dance music composed by Brussels pianist and composer Léopold Cluytens, father of the famous conductor André Cluytens.
- Full title:
- Jean-Baptiste Katto, Brussels
- Music / Illustration
- Held by:
- Koninklijke Bibliotheek van België (Bibliotheque Royale de Belgique)
- © Koninklijke Bibliotheek van België (Bibliotheque Royale de Belgique)
- Article by:
- Kate Kennedy
- Representation and memory
As there were war poets, were there also war composers? Dr Kate Kennedy reflects on the role of classical music – by turns morale-raising and commemorative – and its composition among civilians and combatants.