Lou Harrison

Author: Bill Alves
Publisher: Indiana University Press
ISBN: 0253026431
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American composer Lou Harrison (1917–2003) is perhaps best known for challenging the traditional musical establishment along with his contemporaries and close colleagues: composers John Cage, Aaron Copland, Virgil Thomson, and Leonard ...

Lou Harrison

Author: Leta E. Miller
Publisher: University of Illinois Press
ISBN: 0252031202
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Music's inclusivity--its potential to unite cultures, disciplines, and individuals--defined the life and career of Lou Harrison (1917-2003).

Henry Cowell

Author: Joel Sachs
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0195108957
Size: 56.11 MB
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Henry Cowell: A Man Made of Music is the first complete biography of one of the most innovative figures in twentieth-century American music. It explores in detail the complexities and impact of his life, work, and teachings.

Earl Scruggs

Author: Gordon Castelnero
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 1442268662
Size: 41.75 MB
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As Earl Scruggs picked his banjo with machine gun precision at his 1945 debut at the Ryman Auditorium, he set in motion a successful career and enduring legacy that would eclipse anything the humble farm boy from North Carolina could have ...

Essays On Ephesians

Author: Ernest Best
Publisher: A&C Black
ISBN: 9780567085665
Size: 42.86 MB
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An important collection of essays by Professor Ernest Best, author of the new commentary on Ephesians for the International Critical Commentary series.His subjects include, for example, the use of traditional material, the view of the ...

Henry Cowell Bohemian

Author: Michael Hicks
Publisher: University of Illinois Press
ISBN: 9780252027512
Size: 15.26 MB
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"Henry Cowell, Bohemian traces the venerated experimentalist's radical ideas back to his teachers, induding Charles Seeger, Samuel Seward, and E. G. Stricklen, the tight-knit artistic communities in the San Francisco Bay area where he grew ...

American Music In The Twentieth Century

Author: Kyle Gann
Publisher: Wadsworth Publishing Company
ISBN: 9780028646558
Size: 58.97 MB
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American Music in the Twentieth Century surveys the art music written in the United States during the last 100 years from the groundbreaking experiments of Charles Ives to the present day.

The Rest Is Noise

Author: Alex Ross
Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux
ISBN: 1429932880
Size: 40.53 MB
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The Rest Is Noise takes the reader inside the labyrinth of modern sound.