'Blurred Lines' verdict would rock Amadeus and other great composers

March 16, 2015 3:58 PM

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"A good composer does not imitate, he steals," Stravinsky reputedly said. He may not have said it, but it fits.

Stravinsky stole like mad, and it wasn't theft. Stravinsky worked the way composers have always worked, basing their scores directly or indirectly on someone else's music.

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