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Bloch, Ernest

composer, compositore, Komponist, musicisti, piano, teacher, conductor


born: 24 Jul 1880 Geneva, Switzerland Source: 1  

born: 1880  

died: 15 Jul 1959 Portland, Oregon / state, USA Source: 1  

date of Variety obit: 10 Jan 1924  
date of Variety obit: 22 Jul 1959  

active: Bremen, Germany  

place active: Lausanne, Switzerland  

active: 1908-1914 Vaud / canton, Switzerland  

active from: 1909 United States Source: 2  

perf: 1920-1921 Venezia, Italy (La Fenici)  
perf: 1931 Parma, Italy (Reinach)  
perf: 1932 Venezia, Italy (La Fenici)  
perf: 1945-1946 Venezia, Italy (La Fenici)  
perf: 1945-1946 Venezia, Italy (La Fenici)  
perf: 1946-1947 Venezia, Italy (La Fenici)  
perf: 1947-1948 Venezia, Italy (La Fenici)  
perf: 1959-1960 Venezia, Italy (La Fenici)  
perf: 1960-1961 Venezia, Italy (La Fenici)  
perf: 1970-1971 Venezia, Italy (La Fenici)  

The Music Sack has 288 items with information about Ernest Bloch
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 1996

Potter, Tully
Review / CDs Bloch : Music for Viola and Piano (Bernard Zaslav (viola), Naomi Zaslav (piano)) (Music and Arts)
Strad: 107:1348 Dec 1996

Number of People : 1


 1996

Other European Composers of the Twentieth Century

p. 447 In:
Gordon, Stewart
A History of Keyboard Literature.
Music for the Piano and its Forerunners
New York: Schirmer Books, 1996, 566 p.

Number of People : 126


 1995

Conway, J.
Review / CDs Martinu : Double Concerto for Two String Orchestras, Piano and Timpani
Bloch : Concerto Grosso (Ensemble XXI Moscow, Lygia O'Riordan (conductor)) (Ensemblegram)
Strad: 106:1081 Oct 1995

Number of People : 1


 1995

McCormick, K.
The flute music of Ernest Bloch
Flute Talk 14:8-10 Jan 1995
       biog mus port

Number of People : 1


 1995

Struble, John Warthen
The history of American classical music : MacDowell through Minimalism
By John Warthen Struble
Facts on File, 1995, 444 p.

Number of People : 74


 1995

Devenney, David P.
Source readings in American choral music
College Music Society, 1995, 258 p.

Number of People : 25


 1995

Nomi Citati Nella Cronologia

p. 581-637 In:
Vetro, Gaspare nello
Teatro Reinach 1871-1944 : gli spettacoli musicali opere concerti operette
Parma: Comune di Parma - Archivo storico Teatro Regio, 1995, 653 p.

Number of People : 4,465


 1995

Stowell, Robin
Review / CDs Bloch : Violin Concerto; Poems of the Sea; Suite Symphonique (Oleh Krysa (violin), Malmoe Symphony Orchestra, Sakari Oramo (conductor)) (BIS)
Strad: 106:1199 Nov 1995

Number of People : 1


 1994

Classical music reviews Bloch : Three Jewish Poems; Two Last Poems; Evocations (Still; New Zealand Symphony, Sedares) (Koch)
Stereo Review 59:145-6 Dec 1994

Number of People : 1


 1994

Wright, D.
Reviews / CDs Aaron Copland : Vitebsk
Amy Beach : Trio in A Minor
Ives : Trio
Bloch : Three Nocturnes
Cowell : Trio; Four Combinations for Three Instruments (The Hartley Trio) (Gamut)
Musical Times, 135:46 Jan 1994

Number of People : 1


 1994

Moore, D.B.
Reviews of recordings Ernest Bloch : Quintets No. 1 and No. 2 for Piano and Strings (The American Chamber Players) (Koch CD)
Sonneck Society For American Music Bulletin: 20:30-31 N1 1994

Number of People : 1


 1994

Wallace, H.
Review / CDs John Tavener : Eternal Memory
Bloch : From Jewish Life (Steven Isserlis (cello), Moscow Virtuosi, Vladimir Spivakov (director)) (RCA Victor Red Seal)
Strad: 105:505 May 1994

Number of People : 1


 1994

Savage, R.W.
Music and the cultural imagination
Selected Reports in Ethnomusicology 10:23-36 1994
       bibliog notes

Number of People : 1


 1994

Brott, D.
The message of King Solomon
Strad: 105:460-61+ May 1994
       il port

Number of People : 1


 1994

Rubenacker, T.
Klassik Ernest Bloch : Werke fur Viola solo & mit Klavier (Ernst Wallfisch, Viola; Lory Wallfisch, Klavier) (ebs)
Stereoplay N11:187 Nov 1994
       illustr.

Number of People : 1


 1993

Classical recordings Bloch : Symphony in C-Sharp Minor; Schelomo (Torleif Thedeen, cello; Malmoe Symphony Orchestra, Lev Markiz) (BIS CD)
Audio 77:77 Aug 1993
       illustr.

Number of People : 1


 1993

Schweizer Komponisten unserer Zeit; Biographien; Werkverzeichnisse mit Discographie und Bibliographie
Winterthur: Amadeus, 1993, 470 p.

Number of People : 191


 1993

Zagorski, W.
Classical recordings Bloch : Symphony in C Sharp Minor; Schelomo; Hebrew Rhapsody for Cello and Orchestra (Lev Markiz conducting the Malmoe Symphony Orchestra; Torleif Thedeen, cello) (BIS)
Fanfare 17:126-7 N1 1993

Number of People : 1


 1993

Schallplatten/CDs Ernest Bloch : Klavierquintett Nr. 1/Amy Beach : Klavierquintett op. 67/Toivo Kuula : Scherzo fur Klavierquintett (Pihtipudas Kvintetti) (Edition Abseits)
Orchester, Das 41:323 N3 1993

Number of People : 1


 1993

Holmes, John L.
Conductors on composers
Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood Press, 1993, 272 p.

Number of People : 70


 1993

Classical recordings Bloch : Symphony in C-Sharp Minor; Schelomo (Torleif Thedeen, cello; Malmoe Symphony Orchestra, Lev Markiz) (BIS CD)
Audio 77:77 Aug 1993
       illustr.

Number of People : 1


 1992

The listening post Bloch : Schelomo
Bruch : Kol Nidrei; Canzone; Adagio on Celtic Themes; Ave Maria (Ofra Harnoy, cello; London Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Charles Mackerras, conductor) (RCA Victor Red Seal CD)
Classical Music Magazine 15:38 N2 1992
       illustr.

Number of People : 1


 1992

Indice Dei Nomi

p. 487-570 In:
Rossi, Franco
Girardi, Michele
Il teatro la Fenici : chronologia degli spettacoli 1938-1991
Venezia: Albrizzi Editore, 1992, 650 p.

Number of People : 11,539


 1992

CDs Bloch : Schelomo (Philadelphia Orchestra, Leopold Stokowski) (Biddulph)
Strad: 103:1104 Nov 1992

Number of People : 1


 1992

Schallplatten Ernest Bloch : Klavierquintett Nr. 1
Amy Beach : Klavierquintett Op. 67
Toivo Kuula : Scherzo F-Dur (Pihtipudas Kvintetti) (EDA CD)
Neue Zeitschrift fur Musik 153:81 Jul-Aug 1992

Number of People : 1


 1992 Source: 2

Borroff, Edith
Clark, J. Bunker
American opera : a checklist
By Edith Borroff
Edited by J. Bunker Clark
Detroit: Harmonie Park Press, 1992, 334 p.

Number of People : 2,319


 1992

Sparrer, Walter-Wolfgang
Heister, Hanns-Werner
Komponisten der Gegenwart
Edition Text+Kritik
Herausgegeben von Hanns-Werner Heister und Walter-Wolfgang Sparrer
1992

Number of People : 466


 1991

"Vom alphornruf zum synthesizerklang". Schweizer musik aus 150 jahren
Rathaus der Stadt Luzern (Kornschutte). 17 August-11 September 1991, Offnungszeiten, Taglich 10-13 und 15-18 uhr eintritt frei
Luzern: 1991, 160 p.

Number of People : 156


 1991

Classical music reviews Bloch : Piano Quintets Nos. 1 and 2 (American Chamber Players) (Koch International)
Stereo Review 56:99 Nov 1991

Number of People : 1


 1991

Classical music reviews Bloch : Piano Quintets Nos. 1 and 2 (Paul Posnak (piano); Portland String Quartet) (Arabesque)
Stereo Review 56:99 Nov 1991

Number of People : 1


 1990

Wagner, G.H.
Als ein Wagner in Israel
Dissonanz/dissonance N25:4-7+ Aug 1990
       il port

Number of People : 1


 1990

Knapp, Alexander
The solo songs of Ernest Bloch
Royal College of Music Magazine 87:20-32 N2 1990
       biog

Number of People : 1


 1990

Holmes, John L.
Composers on composers
New York: Greenwood Press, 1990, 189 p.

Number of People : 85


 1990

Schmitz, Hans-Peter
Pesek, Ursula
Flotenmusik aus drei Jahrhunderten : Komponisten : Werke : Anregungen
Mit einem Geleitwort von Hans-Peter Schmitz
Basel: Barenreiter, 1990, 320 p.

Number of People : 189


 1989

Henneberg, Claus H.
Ernest Bloch : Macbeth
Opernwelt 30:67 Jul 1989

Number of People : 1


 1989

Reeder, R.
Ernest Bloch in Santa Fe (1924)
Cum Notis Variorum N131:17-19 Apr 1989

Number of People : 1


 1989

Nott, Michael David
Roger Sessions's Fugal Studies with Ernest Bloch
A Glimpse into the Workshop
American Music, 07-3, 1989, p. 245-259

Number of People : 2


 1989

Kushner, David Zakeri
Ernest Bloch, Daniel Gregory Mason and the Jewish question
American Music Teacher 38:16-19 N6 1989
       biog port

Number of People : 1


 1989

Opus record reviews
Musical America 109:52+ N1 1989
       port
       Note: Bartok: Concerto for Orchestra

Number of People : 1


 1989

Indice Dei Nomi

p. 401-440 In:
Girardi, Michele
Rossi, Franco
Il teatro la Fenici : chronologia degli spettacoli 1792-1936
Venezia: Albrizzi Editore, 1989, 491 p.

Number of People : 5,626


 1989

Sonti, Piero
Repertorio di musica Sinfonica : gli autori, le composizioni dal seicento a oggi
Ricordi, 1989

Number of People : 201


 1989

Nott, M.
Roger Sessions's fugal studies with Ernest Bloch
A glimpse into the workshop
American Music 7:245-59 N3 1989

Number of People : 1


 1989

The CD spread Mini-reviews of the latest compact discs
High Fidelity 39:60 Jan 1989
       biog
       Note: Slovak Philharmonic, Stephen Gunzenhauser

Number of People : 1


 1988

Allihn, Ingeborg
Konzertbuch : kammermusik A-G
Herausgegeben von Ingeborg Allihn
Leipzig: Veb Deutscher Verlag fur Musik, 1988

Number of People : 96


 1987

Indice Dei Nomi

p. 296-362 In:
Trezzini, Lamberto
Due secoli di vita musicale storia del teatro comunale di Bologna
Seconda edizione
A cura di Lamberto Trezzini
Nuova Alfa Editoriale, 1987, 362 p.

Number of People : 4,845


 1986

Josipovici, Gabriel
[Review]
Tempo, No. 157 (1986), S. 31-33.

Number of People : 1


 1986

Kushner, David Zakeri
Communications
Notes 42:886 N4 1986
       Note: to clarify the status of Ernest and Ernst Bloch

Number of People : 1


 1986

Schwager, M.
Julius Harrt's "letter to a young musician"
Current Musicology N41:63-7 1986

Number of People : 1


 1986

Heister, Hanns-Werner
Neue Cello-Konzerte : vorzuglich gespielt
Neue Musikzeitung 35:32 Oct-Nov 1986

Number of People : 1


 1986

Sadie, Stanley
Hitchcock, H. Wiley
The new Grove dictionary of American music
edited by H. Wiley Hitchcock and Stanley Sadie
New York, N.Y. : Grove's Dictionaries of Music, 1986. 4 v.

Number of People : 3,993


 1986

Lyman, Darryl
Great jews in music
New York: Jonathan David Publishers, Inc., 1986

Number of People : 573


 1986

Langevin, Paul-Gilbert
De l'Angleterre au Nouveau Monde : quatre hommages, ou : vingt-cinq ans apres ...
Revue Musicale, la N388-389-390:156-60+ 1986
       bibliog biog

Number of People : 1


 1986

Sills, D.L.
Bloch manuscripts at the Library of Congress
Notes 42:727-53 N4 1986

Number of People : 1


 1986

Nott, Michael David
Ernest Bloch's pedagogical writings
A didacric legacy of twentieth-century America
Eastman School of Music (Rochester, N.Y.). 1986. dissertation.

Number of People : 1


 1985

Fauquet, Joel-Marie
Les quatuors a cordes d'Ernest Bloch
Revue Musicale de Suisse Romande 38:22-30 N1 1985
       mus ports

Number of People : 1


 1985

Robinson, H.
Portland String Quartet : Bloch Quartet cycle
High Fidelity/musical America Edition 35:ma26 Feb 1985

Number of People : 1


 1985

Wilson, Lyle G.
A dictionary of pianists
London: Robert Hale, 1985

Number of People : 2,597


 1985

Sills, D.L.
Bloch manuscripts at the University of California
Notes 42:7-21 N1 1985
       biog il
       Note: includes list

Number of People : 1


 1985

Bloch, Ernst
Drew, David
Essays on the philosophy of music
(Zur Philosophie der Musik, engl.)
With an introduction by David Drew.
Cambridge: Cambridge Univ. Press 1985. XLVII, 250 5.

Number of People : 1

More Details : (1 review)


 1985

Goldback, Henning
Ernst Bloch : del 1. Introduktion til Blochs musikfilosofi.
Dansk Musikridsskrift. 60 (1985/86), S. 288-292.
       Mit Abb.

Number of People : 1


 1985

Halbreich, Harry
Reviews
High Fidelity/musical America Edition 35:70-71 Dec 1985
       Note: recording by the Pro Arte Quartet

Number of People : 1


 1984

Fleming, S.
St. Louis Philharmonic Bloch Symphony No. 1
High Fidelity/musical America Edition 34:ma33-4 May 1984

Number of People : 1


 1984

Butterworth, Neil
A dictionary of American composers
New York: Garland, 1984

Number of People : 525


 1984

Kushner, David Zakeri
Ernest Bloch : music educator.
International Journal of Music Education. 4 (1984), S. 37-40.

Number of People : 1


 1984

Gillespie, Johan
Gillespie, Anna
A bibliography of nineteenth-century American piano music.
With location sources and composer biography-index
Johan Gillespie and Anna Gillespie
Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood Press, 1984
      (Series: Music Reference Collection; 2)

Number of People : 242


 1983

Index Onomastique

p. 387-423 In:
Burdet, Jacques
La musique dans le pays de Vaud 1904-1939
Lausanne: Payot, 1983, 431 p.

Number of People : 2,673


 1983

Notes for Notes
Notes 40:272 N2 1983

Number of People : 1


 1983

Steinbeck, Hans
Seidl, Mathes
Compositeurs suisses de notre temps
Winterthur: Amadeus Verlag, 1983

Number of People : 126


 1983

Kushner, David Zakeri
Sources and resources : Ernest Bloch's Enfantines
College Music Symposium 23:103-12 N2 1983
       illustr.
       Note: includes list of dedicatees of the individual pieces

Number of People : 1


 1983

Simmons, W.
An Ernest Bloch update
Fanfare 6:73-6+ N3 1983
       port
       Note: recordings

Number of People : 1


 1983

Werklisten der Musikdramatischen Werke von Schweizer Komponisten des 20. Jahrhunderts

p. 275 In:
Baumann, Dorothea
Musik-Theater : Theatre Musicale. Zum Schaffen von Schweizer Komponisten des 20. Jahrhunderts; L'oeuvre de Compositeurs Suisse du 20e Siecle.
Zurich: Theaterkultur-Verlag, 1983, 336 p.

Number of People : 180


 1983

Weisser, Albert
The prologue to Jewish music in twentieth-century America : four representative figures
Musica Judaica 6:60-6 N1 1983-1984
       bibliog
       Note: Bloch, Saminsky, Copland, and Weisgall

Number of People : 1


 1982

Holmes, John L.
Conductors on record
London: Victor Gollancz, 1982, 734 p.

Number of People : 1,800


 1982

Decker, Pamela Ann
A transcription for organ of the concerto grosso no. 1 for string orchestra with piano obbligato (1924/25) by Ernest Bloch
Stanford. 1982. dissertation.

Number of People : 1


 1982

Goldsmith, Harris
Modern masters of the elusive viola
High Fidelity/musical America Edition 32:61 Apr 1982

Number of People : 1


 1982

Anderson, E. Ruth
Contemporary American composers
A biographical dictionary
Second edition
Compiled by E. Ruth Anderson
Boston: G. K. Hall, 1982, 578 p.

Number of People : 3,986


 1982

Franck, Georges
Artistic truth and honesty : Ernest Bloch's Macbeth
Opera Journal: (US) 15:15-23 N2 1982

Number of People : 1


 1982

Franck, Georges
Artistic Truth and Honesty : Ernest Bloch's Macbeth.
Opera Journal, 15, no. 2 (1982): 15-23.
       Note: Background and critical commentary.

Number of People : 1


 1982

Brody, Elaine
Romain Rolland and Ernest Bloch
Musical Quarterly: 68:60-79 N1 1982
       biog

Number of People : 1


 1982

Brody, Elaine
Romain Rolland and Ernest Bloch.
The Musical Quarterly. 68 (1982), S. 60-79.

Number of People : 1


 1981

Sorani, David
Ritroviamo Ernest Bloch : un'analisi dell'opera da camera
Nuova Rivista Musicale Italiana 15:556-76 N4 1981
       illustr.

Number of People : 1


 1981

Classical recordings
Fanfare 4:86 N3 1981
       Note: Chandos

Number of People : 1


 1981

Sorani, David
Ritroviamo Ernest Bloch. Un' analisi dell' opera da camera.
Nuova Rivista Musicale Italiana. 15 (1981), S. 556-576.
       Mit Notenbeisp.

Number of People : 1


 1981

Ewen, David
Composers since 1900
A biographical and critical guide
First supplement
Compiled and edited by David Ewen
New York: H. W. Wilson Company, 1981, 328 p.

Number of People : 219


 1980

Many happy returns for Barber, Copland et al.
Symphony: 31:45-6+ N6 1980

Number of People : 1


 1980

Performer Index : Instrumentalists

p. 311-366 In:
Myers, Kurtz
Index to record reviews
Compiled and edited by Kurtz Myers
Vol. 5: indexes
Boston, Massachusetts: G.K. Hall, 1980, 664 p.

Number of People : 6,053


 1980

Performer Index : Conductors

p. 417-446 In:
Myers, Kurtz
Index to record reviews
Compiled and edited by Kurtz Myers
Vol. 5: indexes
Boston, Massachusetts: G.K. Hall, 1980, 664 p.

Number of People : 2,281


 1980

Porter, Andrew
Translating Shakespeare operas : Macbeth and Othello
Opera (England) 31:753-4 Aug 1980
       illustr.

Number of People : 1


 1980

Kushner, David Zakeri
Ernest Bloch
A retrospective on the centenary of his birth
College Music Symposium 20:77-86 N2 1980
       biog

Number of People : 1


 1980

Press, Jaques Cattell
ASCAP biographical dictionary of composers, authors and publishers
Fourth edition
Compiled for the American Society of Composers, Authors and publishers by Jaques Cattell Press
New York: R. R. Bowker, 1980, 589 p.

Number of People : 8,161


 1980

Wheeler, Charles Lynn
Ernest Bloch's Solo Piano Music.
American Music Teacher, 30, no. 2 (1980): 22-24.
       musical examples

Number of People : 1

Descriptive note


 1980

Melvin, Sophia
Recollections of Ernest Bloch.
Clavier, 19, no. 9 (1980): 32-35.
       Note: Brief analysis. Musical excerpt included.

Number of People : 1


 1980

Kushner, David Zakeri
The "Jewish" works of Ernest Bloch.
The Journal of Musicological Research. 3, Nr. 3/4 (1980), S. 259-273.
       Mit 4 Notenbeisp.

Number of People : 1


 1980

Martin, William R.
Drossin, Julius
Music of the twentieth century
[by] William R. Martin and Julius Drossin
Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice-Hall, 1980, 400 p.

Number of People : 69


 1980

Purswell, Joan
Ernest Bloch : composer, conductor, educator
Clavier 19:26-31 N9 1980
       biog port

Number of People : 1


 1980

Mordden, Ethan
A guide to orchestral music
The handbook for non-musicians
New York: Oxford University Press, 1980

Number of People : 92


 1980

Classical New York
Music Journal 38:31 May-Jun 1980
       Note: concert review

Number of People : 1


 1980

Kerner, Leighton
Music A bad night for pedagogy
Village Voice: 25:74 Nov 26 1980
       Note: educational programming

Number of People : 1


 1980

Soria, Dorle J.
Touring Europe with Arturo Toscanini
High Fidelity/musical America Edition 30:ma39 Sep 1980
       biog port

Number of People : 1


 1980

Purswell, Joan
Ernest Bloch : composer, conductor, educator
Clavier 19:26-31 N9 1980
       il mus p29-31

Number of People : 1


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