Agent : Bill Hamilton
Norman Lebrecht is a prolific cultural commentator and an award-winning novelist.
He has written 12 books about music, which have been translated into 17 languages. The latest is Why Mahler?, a radical reinterpretation of the most influential composer of modern times . Also back in print is Mahler Remembered (Faber, 1987), a ground-breaking biographical compilation.
Norman Lebrecht’s first novel The Song of Names won a Whitbread Award in 2003 and is presently being cast as a major feature film. His second novel, The Game of Opposites, was published in the US by Pantheon Books. A third is in preparation.