Unseen Photos of Famous Composers Reveal They Wear Suits at All Times

Ever wondered what your favorite composer did in his off-time? Wondered what he looked like outside of his portrait garbs? Well prepare for disappointment, because not much to see here other than guys who wear suits 95% of the day.

Here’s John Corigliano sharing a brewsky with an eland…huh?
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The fashion police are out to arrest Camille Saint-Saƫns.
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Claude Debussy getting a tan at the beach…while in a suit.
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Morton Feldman looking like a hot mess.
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Krzysztof Penderecki doing exciting…yard work. Yawn.
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Jean Sibelius doing his best Colonel Sanders impression.
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Igor Stravinski rocking a speedo.
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Gustav Mahler smokin’ it up.
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Gian Carlo Menotti’s dog wondering why his master is dressed like Sherlock Holmes.
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George Gershwin getting his man crush on through painting.
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Erik Satie. Drunk.
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Edvard Elgar looking suspicious.
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See the full list of photos here on CMUSE -> http://www.cmuse.org/50-rare-and-unseen-photos-of-composers-in-their-everyday-life/#.U7LOzpRdWxr

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