Lukas Foss dies

February 3rd, 2009 - 6:47 pm ICT by David M N James  

Lukas Foss is dead. Lukas was a prolific American composer and an iconic figure in musical compositions. The death of Lukas Foss has sent sad feelings across the musicals fraternity as well as the entire American Diaspora that adores its artists. The death of Lukas Foss was announced to a less prepared world. Lukas passed on this week.

Lukas Foss has died but his repute as a composer will live on. Lukas versatile musical curiosity helped him create musical pieces reflecting a variety of styles. Lukas death is not yet attributed to any sort of illness. However, he was known to be suffering from Parkinson’s disease. He has died at the age of 86. Lukas has been famed as a polyglot American composer. He was a prolific conductor and pianist. His fame has been greatly hyped on New York Times chronicles.

Lukas directed half a dozen Ojai Music Festivals. He is famous for his marathon concerts at the Hollywood Bowl. He died on Sunday according to his wife. Lukas Foss died at his New York house. He was not ill during his time of death. He is renowned for his great contributions as well his how he directed the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra. He directed it from the fall of 1981 to the spring of 1986.

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