a combination of Fritz Kreisler,
the great artist tossing out delicious compositional bonbons, Kurt Weill,
the profound composer speaking naturally in the popular style, and Virgil
Fox, the theatrical virtuoso performer sweeping back his cape to take a
all the grace of Chopin with more
'The devil take the poets who dare to
sing of the pleasures of
an artist's life'
'New Jersey is the poorest place to give
concerts in the world, except Central Africa'
fraternized with kings, queens
and assorted royalty, moved in the best circles, and had a most satisfactory
number of love affairs
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