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  1. William Alwyn

    A Research and Information Guide

    By John C. Dressler

    Series: Routledge Music Bibliographies

    William Alwyn: A Research and Information Guide is a catalogue, discography and annotated bibliography of the nearly 500 works of this twentieth-century British composer. It will be invaluable to twentieth-century British composer researchers and aficionados, music history courses, and...

    Published August 24th 2011 by Routledge

  2. Roger Sessions

    A Biography

    By Andrea Olmstead

    Recognized as the primary American symphonist of the 20th century, Roger Sessions (1896-1985) is one of the leading representatives of high modernism. His stature among American composers rivals Charles Ives, Aaron Copland, and Elliott Carter. Sessions was awarded two Pulitzer prizes, election to...

    Published December 4th 2007 by Routledge

  3. Musical Visitors to Britain

    By Peter Gordon

    Series: Woburn Education Series

    Britain has attracted many musical visitors to its shores. A varied and often eccentric collection of individuals, some were invited by royalty with musical tastes, some were refugees from religious or political oppression, some were spies, and others came to escape debt or even charges of murder....

    Published September 11th 2005 by Routledge

  4. Dictionary of American Classical Composers

    2nd Edition

    By Neil Butterworth

    First Published in 2005. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published December 3rd 2004 by Routledge

  5. Conversing with Cage

    2nd Edition

    By Richard Kostelanetz

    First Published in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published November 26th 2002 by Routledge

  6. Virgil Thomson

    A Reader: Selected Writings, 1924-1984

    Edited by Richard Kostelanetz

    This essential reader includes Thomson's essays on making a living as a musician; his articles on classic composers; his relation to his contemporaries; his articles on newcomers in the music world, including John Cage and Pierre Boulez; his autobiographical writings and commentary on his own works....

    Published August 8th 2002 by Routledge

  7. Music of Louis Andriessen

    Edited by Maja Trochimczyk

    Series: Studies in Contemporary Music and Culture

    This book presents the musician in dialog with a Polish-Canadian musicologist and three of his Dutch friends and collaborators, Reinbert de Leeuw, Elmer Schönberger and Frits van der Waa. Topics include his artistic evolution, his relationship to minimalism, his prevalent interest in mysticism...

    Published May 9th 2002 by Routledge

  8. Music of Morton Feldman

    By Delio

    First Published in 2001. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published October 18th 2001 by Routledge

  9. Music of Stuart S Smith

    By Welsh

    First Published in 2001. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published October 18th 2001 by Routledge

  10. Music of Anthony Braxton

    By Heffley

    First Published in 2001. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published September 26th 2001 by Routledge