Harold Farnese (1885-1945) was a composer and, at the time of HPL's death, an Assistant Director of the Institute of Musical Art at Los Angeles wanted to set two of Lovecraft's Fungi from Yuggoth to music. These were Mirage and Elder Pharos. He'd seen them in Weird Tales February and March 1931.He did this, and then asked HPL to write the libretto of a musical drama - but HPL declined daunted at the task. (2)
Below is the Elegy For Lovecraft (1937) (3):
1. S T Joshi, H P Lovecraft In His Time: A Dreamer and A Visionary, Liverpool Press, 2001, p. 246.
2. Ibid. p. 321,3223.
3. Ebay offering, 2 January 2007.