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Breil, Joseph Carl

singer, conductor, composer of scores for silent movies


born: 29 Jun 1870 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania / state, USA Source: 1  

died: 23 Jan 1926 Los Angeles, California / state, USA Source: 1  

The Music Sack has 24 items with information about Joseph Carl Breil:


 1992

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


 1991

Bierley, Paul E.
Rehrig, William H.
The heritage encyclopedia of band music : composers and their music
Edited by Paul E. Bierley
William H. Rehrig
Westerville, Ohio: Integrity Press, 1991

Number of People : 8,916


 1990

Robinson, David
Music of the shadows.
The use of musical accompaniment with silent films, 1896-1936
1990

Number of People : 20


 1988

Anderson, Gillian B.
Bowser, Eileen
Music for silent films 1894-1929 : a guide
Compiled and with an introduction by Gillian B. Anderson, Music Division.
With a Foreword by Eileen Bowser
Washington: Library of Congress, 1988

Number of People : 4


 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


 1985

Wescott, Steven D.
A comprehensive bibliography of music for film and television
Compiled by Steven D. Wescott
Detroit: Information Coordinatores, 1985, 432 p.

Number of People : 161


 1982 Source: 1

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


 1976

Anderson, Ruth
Contemporary American composers
A biographical dictionary
1st ed.
Boston: G. K. Hall, 1976, 513 p.

Number of People : 3,758


 1974

Claghorn, Charles Eugene
Biographical dictionary of American music
West Nyack, N.Y.: Parker Pub. Co., 1974, 491 p.

Number of People : 3,156


 1965

Stern, Seymour
The Film's Score.
Film Culture, 36 (Spring-Summer 1965), p. 103-32.
       Note: Part of a special issue entitled "Griffith: I.'The Birth of a Nation.'"

Number of People : 1


 1954

Lyons, James
Howard, John Tasker
Our American music : three hundred years of it
Third edition, revised and reset.
With supplementary chapters by James Lyons
New York: Thomas Y. Crowell, 1954, 841 p.

Number of People : 649

More Details : (1 Section)


 1953

McCarty, Clifford
Morton, Lawrence
Film composers in America
A checklist of their work
Compiled and edited by Clifford McCarty.
Foreword by Lawrence Morton
Glendale, California: distributed by John Valentine, 1953

Number of People : 163


 1941

Bio-bibliographical index of musicians in the United States of America since colonial times
Prepared by the District of Columbia Historical Records Survey Division of Community Service Programs Works project Administration
Washington, DC: 1941, 439 p.

Number of People : 10,576


 1940

Rohrer, Gertrude Martin
Music and musicians of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia: Theodore Presser, 1940

Number of People : 237


 1940

Baker, Theodore
Baker's biographical dictionary of musicians
Fourth edition revised and enlarged
New York: G. Schirmer, 1940

Number of People : 6,835


 1934

Fredericks, Jessica M.
California composers : biographical notes
Compiled by Jessica M. Fredericks, Federation Chairman of Music in Libraries
San Francisco: California Federation of Music Clubs, 1934, 36 p.

Number of People : 227


 1927

Hipsher, Edward Ellsworth
American opera and its composers
Philadelphia: Theodore Presser, 1927, 408 p.

Number of People : 128

More Details : (1 Section)


 1926

Obituaries

p. 327 In:
Pierre Key's music year book 1926-27
New York: Pierre Key, 1926, 519 p.

Number of People : 168


 1922

Breil, Joseph Carl
Making Musical Adaptations
       Note: includes references to the work of Carl Edouarde.

Chapter II, p. 85-87 In:
Opportunities in the Motion Picture Industry
Los Angeles: Photoplay Research Society, 1922

Number of People : 1


 1920

Who's who in music in California
Los Angeles: Pacific Coast musician, 1920, 151 p.

Number of People : 499

More Details : (1 Section)


 1919

Movie Music and Joseph Carl Breil.
Music News (Chicago), 11 (Sep. 26, 1919), p. 16.

Number of People : 1


 1918

Saerchinger, Cesar
International who's who in music and musical gazetteer
Edited by Cesar Saerchinger
New York: Current Literature Pub. Co., 1918, 841 p.

Number of People : 5,340


 1916

Breil, Joseph Carl
Moving Pictures of the Past and Present and the Music Provided for Same.
Metronome, 32 (Nov. 1916), p. 42ff.

Number of People : 1


 1914

Hanaford, Harry Prescott
Hines, Dixie
Who's who in music and drama
Edited by Dixie Hines and Harry Prescott Hanaford
New York: H.P. Hanaford, 1914, 560 p.

Number of People : 1,154


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