The Era of Harmony, a radio play by Vic Legley, had been reported missing for years, an old index card being the only tangible evidence of the work's presence in the BOO collection. Until in September 2021, a BOO employee made the discovery of a lifetime...
Divertissement Rhapsodique (sur des thèmes populaires belges) is probably Pieter Leemans' best-known work.
Luna's unique manuscript is a gem and was only recently discovered in the rich collection of the former Broadcasting Library.
The myth of Daedalus and Icarus has appealed to the imagination for centuries. Marcel Poot was also inspired by it for his oratorio Icare.
How do autographs of a Polish jazz composer, arranger and vibraphonist end up in BOO? You are certainly not the only one wondering.
Operas by Belgian composers are not often on the programme of Belgian opera houses. Unfortunately, this also applies to La Route d'émeraude, a masterpiece from the BOO collection.