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Harris, Roy

also:

 Harris, LeRoy Ellsworth  birth name

composer, musicisti


born: 12 Feb 1898 Lincoln County, Oklahoma / state, USA Source: 1  

born: - Chandler, Oklahoma / state, USA Source: 2  

died: 01 Oct 1979 Santa Monica, California / state, USA Source: 1  

date of Variety obit: 17 Oct 1979  

perf: 1946-1947 Venezia, Italy (La Fenici)  
perf: 1967-1968 Venezia, Italy (La Fenici)  

The Music Sack has 145 items with information about Roy Harris
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 1998

Index

The above item is part of :
Larkin, Colin
The encyclopedia of popular music
Third edition
New York: Macmillan, 1998, 8 v.

Number of People : 43,747


 1996

Karolyi, Otto
Modern American music from Charles Ives to the minimalists
London: Cygnus Arts, 1996, 143 p.

Number of People : 25


 1996

[Artist Index]

The above item is part of :
Ruppli, Michel
The Decca labels. A discography. Volume 6
Record numerical listings & general artist index
Compiled by Michel Ruppli
Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood Press, 1996, 958 p.

Number of People : 10,351


 1996

The United States and Canada in the Twentieth Century

p. 500 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 : 67


 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


 1994

Stehman, Dan
Letter to the editor
Musical Quarterly: 78:637-9 N3 1994

Number of People : 1


 1994

Mitchell, J.C.
Dissertation reviews.
A study of selected band music of Roy Harris (D.A., Univ. of Northern Colorado, 1990). M. J. Fennell.
Bulletin of the Council For Research in Music Education: N121:61-4 Summer 1994

Number of People : 1


 1993

Spizizen, Louise
Johana and Roy Harris : marrying a real composer
Musical Quarterly: 77:579+ N4 1993
       mus notes

Number of People : 1


 1993

Best recordings of the month Copland : Fanfare for the Common Man; Lincoln Portrait; Canticle of Freedom; an Outdoor Overture
Harris : American Creed; When Johnny Comes Marching Home (James Earl Jones, Seattle Symphony and Chorale, Schwarz) (Delos)
Stereo Review 58:76 Jun 1993

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


 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

MacDonald, C.
Record review Orchestral miscellany
Tempo N174:53-4 Sep 1990
       Note: Albany TROY
       Note: Louisville Orchestra, c. J. Mester and R. Whitney

Number of People : 1


 1990

Recordings in review Harris : Orchestral and Chamber Works. Johana Harris, piano; International String Congress Orchestra, Roy Harris, conductor, Portland Junior Symphony, Jacob Avshalomov, conductor, UCLA Wind Ensemble, James Westbrook, conductor, Thomas Harmon, organ; UCLA Brass Ensemble, James Westbrook, conductor
Musical America 110:66-7 N1 1990
       Note: Bay Cities CD

Number of People : 1


 1990

MacDonald, C.
Record review Orchestral miscellany
Tempo N174:53-4 Sep 1990
       Note: Louisville Orchestra, c. J. Mester and R. Whitney
       Note: Albany TROY

Number of People : 1


 1990

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

Number of People : 85


 1989

MacDonald, C.
Record review (Louisville Orchestra, Albany label (CD))
Tempo N169:57-8 Jun 1989

Number of People : 1


 1989

MacDonald, C.
Record review (Louisville Orchestra, Albany label (CD))
Tempo N169:57-8 Jun 1989

Number of People : 1


 1989

Kresh, Paul
Ovation record review
Ovation 10:62-3 Jun 1989

Number of People : 1


 1989

Performer Index : Conductors

p. 547-557 In:
Myers, Kurtz
Index to record reviews 1984-1987 : based on material ... 1984 AND 1987
Compiled and edited by Kurtz Myers
Boston, Massachusetts: G.K. Hall, 1989, 639 p.

Number of People : 20,297


 1989

MacDonald, C.
Record review (Louisville Orchestra, Albany label (CD))
Tempo N169:57-8 Jun 1989

Number of People : 1


 1988

Suppan, Wolfgang
Lexikon des Blasmusikwesens
3. Auflage des Lexikons des Blasmusikwesens
Herausgegeben in Verbindung mit dem Bund Deutscher Blasmusikverbande
Freiburg-Tiengen: Blasmusikverlag Schulz, 1988, 386 p.

Number of People : 2,925


 1988

Classical reviews
High Fidelity 38:57 May 1988

Number of People : 1


 1988

Pierce, J.
Pierce's potpourri
Clarinet: 15:5 N2 1988

Number of People : 1


 1988

Oja, Carol J.
Cos Cob Press and the American composer
Notes 45:227-52 N2 1988
       facs il

Number of People : 1


 1987

An interview with William Schuman.
Podium, the, Fall-Winter 1987, p. 9-16

Number of People : 1


 1986

Bargmann, Theodore John
The solo and instrumental chamber works for piano by Roy Harris
American Conservatory of Music (Chicago). 1986. dissertation.

Number of People : 1


 1986

Bargmann, Theodore John
The Solo and Instrumental Chamber Works for Piano by Roy Harris.
American Conservatory of Music. 1986. D.M.A. 158 p.
  - Dissertation Abstracts International: 47-1524A

Number of People : 1


 1986 Source: 2

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

Dettmer, Roger
Letters D. Stehman. Reply
Fanfare 8:26-7 N3 1985

Number of People : 1


 1985

Performer Index : Conductors

p. 775-786 In:
Myers, Kurtz
Index to record reviews 1978-1983 : based on material ...
Compiled and edited by Kurtz Myers
Boston, Massachusetts: G.K. Hall, 1985, 873 p.

Number of People : 1,433


 1984

Bridges, J.A.
North Carolina Symphony : Roy Harris Violin Concerto
High Fidelity/musical America Edition 34:ma27-8 Aug 1984
       port
       Note: premiere

Number of People : 1


 1984

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

Number of People : 525


 1984

Dettmer, Roger
Letters (evaluation of Roy Harris). C.C. Brewster. Reply
Fanfare 8:10+ N1 1984

Number of People : 1


 1984

Stehman, Dan
Roy Harris : an American Musical Pioneer
Boston: Twayne, 1984, 296 p.

Number of People : 1

Descriptive note


 1984

Gibbs, C.
Stehman, Dan
Roy Harris : his music is a declaration of America's independence
Ovation 5:14-19 Jul 1984
       biog il port
       Note: includes list of currently available recordings

Number of People : 1


 1983

Savage, William W. Jr.
Singing cowboys and all that jazz
Norman: Univ. of Oklahoma Press 1983

Number of People : 80


 1983

Ballantine, Christopher
[Roy Harris]
       musical examples

p. 121-123; 173-176 In:
Ballantine, Christopher
Twentieth Century Symphony
London: Dennis Dobson, 1983.

Number of People : 1

Descriptive note


 1983

Levy, Alan
Musical nationalism : American composers' search for identity
Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood Press, 1983, 168 p.

Number of People : 3


 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

Strimple, N.
An introduction to the choral music of Roy Harris
Choral Journal 22:16-19 N9 1982

Number of People : 1


 1982

Bialosky, Marshall
Roy Harris : In Memoriam
College Music Symposium 22:7-19 N2 1982
       biog
       Note: but keep your hats on

Number of People : 1


 1981

Curtis, W.D.
Roy Harris (1898-1979) : a discography
Arsc Journal 13:60-79 N3 1981

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


 1981

Friedberg, Ruth C.
American art song and American poetry
Vol. I: America comes of age.
Metuchen, N.J.: Scarecrow Press, 1981

Number of People : 9


 1980

[Roy Harris - obituary]
National Music Council Bulletin 39:26 N2 1980

Number of People : 1


 1980 Source: 1

Sadie, Stanley
The new Grove dictionary of music and musicians
London: Macmillan, 1980

Number of People : 20,506


 1980

[Roy Harris - obituary]
American Organist: 14:52 Jan 1980

Number of People : 1


 1980

[Roy Harris - obituary]
Music Educators Journal 66:25 Jan 1980

Number of People : 1


 1980

[Roy Harris - obituary]
High Fidelity/musical America Edition 30:ma17 Jun 1980

Number of People : 1


 1980

[Roy Harris - obituary]
Central Opera Service Bulletin 22:41 N1 1980

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

Zuck, Barbara A.
A history of musical Americanism
By Barbara A. Zuck
Ann Arbor: UMI Research, 1980, 383 p.

Number of People : 10


 1980

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

Number of People : 92


 1980

Schuman, William
Roy Harris remembered
High Fidelity/musical America Edition 30:ma18 Aug 1980
       biog
       Note: speech delivered before the American Academy and Institute of Arts and Letters

Number of People : 1


 1980

Index to music necrology : 1979 necrology
Notes (Music Library Association), 1980, p. 866

Number of People : 188


 1980

Index

The above item is part of :
Perry, Jeb H.
Variety obits. An index to obituaries in Variety, 1905-1978
Metuchen, N.J.: Scarecrow Press, 1980, 311 p.

Number of People : 101,729


 1979

Stevenson, R.
Roy Harris at UCLA : neglected documentation
Inter-American Music Review 2:59-73 N1 1979
       Note: includes quotations from his letters and interviews

Number of People : 1


 1979

Stedman, Preston
[Roy Harris]

p. 347-353 In:
Stedman, Preston
The Symphony
Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice-Hall, 1979.

Number of People : 1

Descriptive note


 1979

Roy Harris at UCLA : neglected documentation.
Inter-American Music Review. 2 (1979/80), Nr. 1, S. 59-73.

Number of People : 1


 1979

[Roy Harris - obituary]
Variety 296:375 Oct 17 1979

Number of People : 1


 1979

[Roy Harris - obituary]
Diapason: (US) 70:2 Dec 1979

Number of People : 1


 1979

Dr. Roy Harris, Congress of Strings co-founder, dies at 81
International Musician 78:13 Nov 1979
       port

Number of People : 1


 1979

Anniversaries
Pan Pipes of Sigma Alpha Iota 71:12-13 N2 1979
       port

Number of People : 1


 1979

Roy Harris at UCLA : Neglected Documentation
Inter-American Music Review, 02-2, 1979, p. 59-73

Number of People : 1


 1979

Stehman, Dan
Gibbs, L.C.
The Roy Harris revival
American Record Guide 42:8-10+ May 1979
       il port
       Note: with current critical discography

Number of People : 1


 1979

[Roy Harris - obituary]
Gramophone 57:796 Nov 1979

Number of People : 1


 1979

Robijns, Jozef
Zijlstra, Miep
Algemene muziek enciclopedie
hoofdred., J. Robijns en Miep Zijlstra
Haarlem: De Haan, [1979]-1984

Number of People : 16,262


 1979

[Roy Harris - obituary]
Music Trades: 127:94 Nov 1979

Number of People : 1


 1979

Stedman, Preston
The symphony
Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey: Prentice-Hall, Inc., 1979

Number of People : 24


 1979

[Roy Harris - obituary]
Billboard 91:78 Oct 13 1979

Number of People : 1


 1976

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

Number of People : 3,758


 1976

Suppan, Wolfgang
Lexikon des Blasmusikwesens
Freiburg im Breisgau: Blasmusikverlag Fritz Schulz, 1976, 342 p.

Number of People : 921


 1976

Resch, Rita Marje
Carman, Judith E.
Gaeddert, William Kenneth
Art-song in the United States 1801-1976
An annotated bibliography
By Judith E. Carman, William K. Gaeddert, Rita M. Resch
National Association of Teachers of Singing, Inc., 1976, 308 p.

Number of People : 370


 1975

Sundstrom, Einar
Morin, Gosta
Moberg, Carl-Allan
Sohlman's musiklexikon
2. rev. och utvidgade uppl.
Redaktion: Gosta Morin, Carl-Alan Moberg och Einar Sundstrom
Stockholm: Sohlman Forlag, 1975-1979, 5 v.

Number of People : 10,962


 1974

Vinton, John
Dictionary of contemporary music
Edited by John Vinton
New York: E.P. Dutton, 1974, 834 p.

Number of People : 1,053


 1974

Rosner, Helmut
Bulling, Burchard
Frank, Paul
Noetzel, Florian
Kurzgefasstes Tonkunstler Lexikon
Fortfuhrt von Burchard Bulling, Florian Noetzel, Helmut Rosner
Wilhelmshaven: Heinrichshofen, 1974
       Note: Zweiter Teil: Erganzungen und Erweiterungen seit 1937

Number of People : 16,276


 1974

Bull, Storm
Index to biographies of contemporary composers
Vol. II
Metuchen, N.J.: Scarecrow Press, 1974, 567 p.

Number of People : 6,198


 1974

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

Number of People : 3,156


 1973

Stehman, Dan
The Symphonies of Roy Harris
An Analytical Study of the Linear Materials and of Related Works.
Southern California. 1973. Ph.D. 1598 p.
  - Dissertation Abstracts International: 34-7272A

Number of People : 1


 1972

Gallery of Living Composers

p. 34 In:
Cumming, Robert
Music journal. 1972 annual
New York: Music Journal Inc, 1972, 88 p.

Number of People : 50


 1972

A list of works performed at the American Composers' Concerts and Festivals 1925-71

p. 9 In:
American Composers' Concerts and Festivals of American Music 1925-71; cumulative repertoire
Institute of American Music of the University of Rochester
Rochester, NY: 1972, 75 p.

Number of People : 367


 1971

Thomson, Virgil
Nabokov, Nicolas
American music since 1910
With an introduction by Nicolas Nabokov
New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1971, 204 p.
      (Series: Twentieth century composers; volume 1)

Number of People : 105


 1970

Honneger, Marc
Dictionnaire de la musique
Publie sous la direction de Marc Honneger
Paris: Bordas, 1970-76

Number of People : 6,183


 1969

Ewen, David
European composers today
A biographical and critical guide
New York: H. W. Wilson Company, 1969

Number of People : 212


 1968

Ewen, David
The world of twentieth-century music
Prentice-Hall, Inc., 1968

Number of People : 149

More Details : (1 article)


 1968

Ewen, David
Twentieth century composers
Freeport, New York: Books for Libraries Press, 1968

Number of People : 17


 1968

Edwards, Arthur C.
Music in the United States
Dubuque, Iowa: Wm. C. Brown Company Publishers, [1968], 179 p.

Number of People : 65


 1967

Hansen, Peter S.
An introduction to twentieth century music
Second edition
Boston: Allyn and Bacon, 1967

Number of People : 24


 1967

Schwartz, Elliott
Childs, Barney
Contemporary composers on contemporary music
Edited by Elliott Schwartz and Barney Childs
New York: Rinehart and Winston, 1967, 375 p.

Number of People : 33


 1967

Hansen, Peter
[Roy Harris]

p. 330-333 In:
Hansen, Peter
An Introduction to Twentieth Century Music.
2d ed.
Boston: Allyn and Bacon, 1967.

Number of People : 1

Descriptive note


 1967

Bellows, George Kent
Howard, John Tasker
A short history of music in America
By John Tasker Howard and George Kent Bellows
New York: Thomas Y. Crowell, 1967, 496 p.

Number of People : 151


 1966

Frankenstein, Alfred
A modern guide to symphonic music
By Alfred Frankenstein.
New York: Meredith Press, [c1966], xvii, 667 p.

Number of People : 61


 1966

Chase, Gilbert
The American composer speaks.
A historical anthology, 1770-1965
Edited by Gilbert Chase
New Orleans: Louisiana State University Press, 1966, 318 p.

Number of People : 30


 1966

Chase, Gilbert
The American composer speaks.
A historical anthology, 1770-1965
Edited by Gilbert Chase
Louisiana: Louisiana State University Press, 1966, 318 p.

Number of People : 30


 1965

Zenei lexikon
Budapest: Zenemukiado Vallalat, 1965

Number of People : 4,351


 1964

Bull, Storm
Index to biographies of contemporary composers
New York: Scarecrow Press, 1964, 405 p.

Number of People : 5,157


 1963

Machlis, Joseph
American composers of our time
New York: Thomas Y. Crowell, 1963

Number of People : 16


 1963

Posell, Elsa Z.
American composers
Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1963

Number of People : 29


 1962

Machlis, Joseph
Introduction to contemporary music
By Joseph Machlis
New York: W.W. Norton, 1962

Number of People : 71


 1961

Machlis, Joseph
[Roy Harris]
       musical examples
       Note: Brief remarks for the undergraduate student.

p. 474-475 In:
Machlis, Joseph
Introduction to Contemporary Music
New York: W. W. Norton, 1961.

Number of People : 1


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