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Marij (Julij) Kogoj (Trieste, 20 September 1895 – Ljubljana, 25 February 1956) was a Slovenian composer. He was a pupil of Schoenberg and Franz Schreker, and immensely popular during the 1920s, culminating with his opera Black Masks.
Works, editions, recordings
- Črne maske "Black masks" Opera 1928 - scheduled for performance January 2012
- Complete Works for Violin & Piano, Črtomir Šiškovič (violin) and Emanuele Arciuli. Stradivarius 2000
- Slovenski biografski leksikon: Marij Kogoj (Slovene)
- Opera, power and ideology: anthropological study of a national art p97 Vlado Kotnik - 2010 -"The interwar generation of Slovenian opera composers was characterized by an eclectic range of styles, from Romanticism to modernism. The 1920s were dominated by the Expressionist composer Marij Kogoj,60 a pupil of Schoenberg"
- SNG Maribor