Lou Harrison

Author: Bill Alves
Publisher: Indiana University Press
ISBN: 0253026431
Size: 22.85 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
View: 4369
Download Read Online
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 ...

New York

Author:
Publisher:
ISBN:
Size: 14.94 MB
Format: PDF
View: 6809
Download Read Online
... Tickets: $45/30/1 8 Charles Ives AMERICAN MUSIC: Lou Harrison Celebration
, Charles Ives He was an insurance salesman who changed the course of
American music. Maverick New Englander Charles Ives composed hundreds of
works, ...

American Mavericks

Author: Susan Key
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 9780520233058
Size: 32.16 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
View: 2911
Download Read Online
Collects comments, insight, and actual performances from American composers, representing a myriad of genres and styles, who took part in the 2000 American Mavericks festival in San Francisco.

American Music

Author:
Publisher:
ISBN:
Size: 57.27 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
View: 3712
Download Read Online
a bibliographically rigorous, positivistic line at a time when a growing number of
popular music scholars — for whom Hamm was ... When I replied that death was
not a prerequisite, Leta E. Miller identified herself as the biographer of Lou
Harrison (b. ... an avant-garde maverick who had invented his own tonal system
and restricted performances to instruments he himself built for that system and no
other.

Musical America

Author:
Publisher:
ISBN:
Size: 75.11 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
View: 6683
Download Read Online
And now an American musical tradition is clearly, undeniably, in place. Aaron
Copland ... The San Francisco Symphony's "American Mavericks" festival
celebrated Antheil, Copland, Charles Ives, Lou Harrison. Steve Reich, and Duke
Ellington, whose works now seem more American than maverick. Opera At last,
the ...

Charles Ives In The Mirror

Author: David C Paul
Publisher: University of Illinois Press
ISBN: 0252094697
Size: 64.18 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
View: 478
Download Read Online
In this sweeping survey of intellectual and musical history, David C. Paul tells the new story of how the music of American composer Charles Ives (1874–1954) was shaped by shifting conceptions of American identity within and outside of ...

The New Yorker

Author:
Publisher:
ISBN:
Size: 50.21 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
View: 591
Download Read Online
CLASSICAL MUSIC OPERA METROPOLITAN OPERA "War and Peace" first
came to the Met in 2002 as an import from St. ... HOWARD HUGHES tat*
ROBERT HUM JEAN SIMMONS "Here and Now" series of contemporary
American music ... and Lou Harrison's Grand Duo — offered by the violinist Curtis
Macomber, a stalwart of New York's new-music scene, and ... of the Connecticut
maverick, with performances of songs and instrumental pieces (including the
Fourth Violin Sonata) by ...

Precis

Author:
Publisher:
ISBN:
Size: 12.88 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
View: 7028
Download Read Online
In America, we do have a tradition of academic music and we also have a
maverick tradition. The mavericks were people like Charles Ives, Lou Harrison,
Harry Parch— these were people who didn't fit in neatly with the academics. John
Cage ...

Directions In Sound

Author: WFIU (Radio station : Bloomington, Ind.)
Publisher:
ISBN:
Size: 22.25 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
View: 2008
Download Read Online
Interviews with composers and performers and discussion with San Francisco
Symphony Music Director Michael Tilson Thomas ... 5 Bernstein: Overture to
Candide David Del Tredici: Adventures Under ground Tan Dun: Crouching Tiger,
Hidden Dragon Lou Harrison: Symphony No. ... on the Theremin Richard
Teitelbaum: Golem "Is It Music If Nobody Hears It?" Sunday, July 20, 9 p.m.
America's maverick ...