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Popular American composers from Revolutionary times to the present

a biographical and critical guide

by David Ewen

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Published by H. W. Wilson Co. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Composers,
  • Componisten,
  • Biography

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsML390 .E845
    The Physical Object
    Pagination217 p.
    Number of Pages217
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24922872M
    LC Control Number62009024
    OCLC/WorldCa335386

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[David Ewen] -- A biographical guide to the foremost American popular composers including William Billings, André Previn, Richard Adler, Victor Young, Ray Henderson, Victor Herbert, and many more.

Popular American Composers: From Revolutionary Times to the Present is a biographical guide (the first of its kind) to of the foremost American popular composers of the past and present: ranging chronologically from William Billings () to André Previn () and alphabetically from Richard Adler to Victor Young.

Approximately two thirds of the composers. Get this from a library. Popular American composers from Revolutionary times to the present.

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A biographical and critical guide. First edition. Compiled and edited by David Ewen. New York: H.W. Wilson Co., Biography contains portrait. Songwriters. A biographical dictionary with discographies. By Nigel Harrison. Jefferson, NC: McFarland & Co., ; Sweet and Born: SeptemNew York City.

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From the Revolutionary War to the present. Edited by David Ewen. New York: Random House, Popular American Composers. From Revolutionary times to the present.

A biographical and critical guide. First edition. The American Revolution or the great revolution as it is known is a very important chapter in American History.

As such, it has been the subject of various books written by different authors to bring out as much information about it as possible. It has certainly inspired a lot of great writers to write some amazing historical accounts. Here are the top 10 books on American Revolution.

William Billings (October 7, – Septem ) was among the earliest American composer emerging from New England psalm compositions. He was the most influential and prolific composer in the colonies about the time of the American Revolution. American Composers: From The Colonial Era To Our Time.

The 18th century and the Father of American Choral Music, William Billings () The 19th century and the composer of the official U.S. Centennial cantata inDudley Buck () The 20th century and Dean of American composers, Aaron Copland () The 21st century. This article needs additional citations for verification.

Please help improve this article by adding citations to reliable sources. Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. The following is a chronological list (by year of birth) of American composers of classical music.

^ a b c Schleifer, Martha Furman; Galván, Gary (). This is a list of 21st-century classical composers, sortable by name, year of birth and year of death. The list includes composers who have made a significant impact on the world of classical music sincewhether through major festivals and promoters of contemporary music, broadcast media or commercial recording on widely distributed labels.

These composers. To our present knowledge, there were no native-born composers of music until the time of Francis Hopkinson (), signer of the Declaration of Independence, treasurer of loans during the Revolution, judge of the Admiralty of Pennsylvania, and a great cultural influence in eighteenth century Philadelphia.

A British Army surgeon named Richard Shuckburg first penned the verses during the French and Indian War to make fun of colonial soldiers.

He used a traditional British tune which has been attached to many other lyrics - but in modern times, Yankee Doodle has become the most famous rendition.

"Yankee" was a derogatory term attached to New Englanders - and in those. This is a list of American composers, alphabetically sorted by is by no means complete. It is not limited by classifications such as genre or time period—however, it includes only music composers of significant fame, notability or importance.

Some further composers are included in Category:American composers.Time capsule for this episode: Imagine yourself in New England at around the time of the American Revolution.

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