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Persichetti, Vincent

composer, piano, piano, conductor

The Curtis Institute (student): major : conducting



born: 06 Jun 1915 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania / state, USA Source: 1  

died: 14 Aug 1987 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania / state, USA Source: 1  

The Curtis Institute (graduated): 1939 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania / state, USA  

The Music Sack has 77 items with information about Vincent Persichetti:


 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


 1995

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

Number of People : 25


 1994

Bird, Gary
Program notes for the solo tuba
Compiled and edited by Gary Bird
Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1994, 146 p.

Number of People : 57


 1993

Villamil, Victoria Etnier
Hampson, Thomas
A singer's guide to the American art song 1870-1980
Foreword by Thomas Hampson
Metuchen, N.J.: Scarecrow Press, 1993, 452 p.

Number of People : 146


 1993

Young, Carlton R.
Companion to the United Methodist hymnal
Nashville: Abingdon Press, 1993, 940 p.

Number of People : 691


 1992

Smith, Kyle
Catalog of the music of Pennsylvania composers
Vol. I: Orchestral Music
Wynnewood, Penn: Pennsylvania Composers Forum, 1992, 60 p.

Number of People : 185


 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

White, J. Perry
Twentieth-century choral music
An annotated bibliography of music suitable for use by high school choirs
Second edition
By J. Perry White
Metuchen, N.J.: Scarecrow Press, 1990, 214 p.

Number of People : 166


 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

Obituary index : supplement to the 1987 obituary index
Notes (Music Library Association), 1989, p. 728

Number of People : 95


 1988 Source: 1

Obituary index : 1987 obituary index
Notes (Music Library Association), 1988, p. 697

Number of People : 116


 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


 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

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

Number of People : 2,597


 1985

Nelson, Mark Allan
The Brass Parables of Vincent Persichetti.
Arizona State. 1985. D.M.A. 120 p.
  - Dissertation Abstracts International: 46-1124A

Number of People : 1


 1985

Nelson, Mark Allan
The brass parables of Vincent Persichetti
Arizona State (Tempe). 1985. dissertation.

Number of People : 1


 1985

Londieux, Jean-Marie
Music for saxophone
Vol. II: general repertoire of music and educational literature for the saxophone
Cherry Hill: Roncorp Publications, 1985

Number of People : 2,020


 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


 1985

Performer Index : Instrumentalits

p. 715-745 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 : 4,398


 1985

Wemple, Littlepaige
A structural and interpretive analysis of selections from the "Poems for piano" of Vincent Persichetti
Columbia University Teachers College (New York). 1985. dissertation.

Number of People : 1


 1985

Hilfiger, John Jay
A comparison of some aspects of style in the band and orchestra music of Vincent Persichetti
Iowa (Iowa City). 1985. dissertation.

Number of People : 1


 1984

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

Number of People : 525


 1984

Cansler, Philip T.
Twentieth-century music for trumpet and organ
An annotated bibliography
By Philip T. Cansler
Nashville, Tennessee: Brass Press, c1984., 46 p.
      (Series: Brass Research Series; 11)

Number of People : 65


 1983

Press, Jaques Cattell
Who's who in American music : classical
First edition
Edited by Jaques Cattell Press
New York: R. R. Bowker, 1983

Number of People : 6,738


 1983

Composium annual index of contemporary compoitions
Directory of new music 1982/83 edition
Los Angeles: Crystal Record, 1983

Number of People : 1,324


 1983

Belfy, Jeanne
The Louisville Orchestra New Music Project
An American experiment in the patronage of international contemporary music. Selected composers' letters to the Louisville Orchestra.
Louisville, Kentucky: University of Louisville, 1983, 53 p.
      (Series: University of Louisville Publications in Musicology; 2)

Number of People : 13


 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

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

Number of People : 1,800


 1981

Barham, Terry Joe
A macroanalytic view of the choral music of Vincent Persichetti.
Oklahoma (Norman). 1981. dissertation.

Number of People : 1

More Details : (1 review)


 1981

Friedberg, Ruth C.
American art song and American poetry
Vol. III: The century advances
Metuchen, N.J.: Scarecrow Press, 1981, 343 p.

Number of People : 41


 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

Barham, Terry Joe
A macroanalytic view of the choral music of Vincent Persichetti
Oklahoma (Norman). 1981. dissertation.

Number of People : 1


 1981

Shackelford, Rudy
Conversation with Vincent Persichetti.
Perspectives of New Music. 20 (1981/82), S. 104-133.

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

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

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

Number of People : 20,506


 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


 1979

Ouzer, Louis
Crociata, Francis
Contemporary musicians in photographs taken at the Eastman School of Music
By Louis Ouzer
With text by Francis Crociata
New York: Dover Publications, c1979, 118 p.

Number of People : 130


 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

Smith, Norman
Band music notes
Revised edition
San Diego, California: Niel A. Kjos, Jr., 1979

Number of People : 262


 1977

Ashizawa, Theodore Fumio
1. The choral music of Vincent Persichetti (b. 1915).
2. Documentation of recital : december 1, 1970.
3. Documentation of recital : may 27. 1971
Washington (Seattle). 1977. dissertation.

Number of People : 1


 1976

Shackelford, Rudolph
Notes on the Recent Organ Music of Vincent Persichetti.
Diapason, 67 (November 1976): 5-9.

Number of People : 1

Descriptive note


 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


 1976

Shackelford, Rudolph
Notes on the Recent Organ Music of Vincent Persichetti.
Diapason, 67 (November 1976): 5-9.

Number of People : 1

Descriptive note


 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


 1975

Shackelford, Rudolph
Vincent Persichetti's Shimah B'koli (Psalm 130) for Organ-An Analysis.
Diapason, 66 (September 1975): 3-8+.

Number of People : 1


 1974

Shackelford, Rudolph
Vincent Persichetti's Sonata for Organ and Sonatime for Organ, Pedals Alone
An Analysis.
Diapason, 65 (May 1974): 4-7 (June 1974): 4-7.

Number of People : 1


 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

Shackelford, Rudolph
Vincent Persichetti's Sonata for Organ and Sonatine for Organ, Pedals Alone-An Analysis.
Diapason, 65 (May 1974): 4-7
Diapason, 65 (June 1974): 4-7.

Number of People : 1


 1974

Graduates of the Curtis Institute of Music, 1924-1974

[unnumberered] In:
The Curtis Institute of Music. Fiftieth anniversary issue.
Overtones, volume XI, number 1, October 1, 1974

Number of People : 1,157


 1974

Barnard, Jack Richard
The Choral Music of Vincent Persichetti
A Descriptive Analysis.
Florida State. 1974. Ph.D. 300 p.
  - Dissertation Abstracts International: 35-7940A

Number of People : 1


 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

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

Number of People : 1,053


 1974

Barnard, Jack Richard
The choral music of Vincent Persichetti.
A descriptive analysis
Florida State (Tallahassee). 1974. dissertation.

Number of People : 1


 1974

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

Number of People : 3,156


 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

Composers of the Americas
Biographical data and catalog of their works
Volume 14
Washington, D.C.: Secretaria General, organizacion de los Estados Americanos, 1968

Number of People : 28


 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


 1964

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

Number of People : 5,157


 1963

Hines, Robert Stephan
The composer's point of view : essays on twentieth-century choral music by those who wrote it
Edited by Robert Stephan Hines
Norman: Univ. of Oklahoma Press [1963], 342 p.

Number of People : 18


 1963

Hines, Robert Stephan
The composer's point of view : essays on twentieth-century choral music by those who wrote it
Norman: Univ. of Oklahoma Press 1963

Number of People : 18


 1960

Berger, Kenneth Walter
Band encyclopedia
Kent, Ohio: Band Associates, 1960, 604 p.

Number of People : 1,633


 1954

Pena, Joaquin
Angles, Higinio
Querol Gavalda, Miguel
Diccionario de la musica labor
Iniciado por Joaquin Pena
Continuado por Higinio Angles
Con la colaboracion de Miguel Querol y otros distinguidos musicologos espanoles y extranjeros
Barcelona: Editorial Labor, 1954, 2V, 2318P.

Number of People : 7,942


 1954

Supplementary Chapter One : 1945-1954

A1 In:
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 : 334


 1951

Moberg, Carl-Allan
Sundstrom, Einar
Sohlman's musiklexikon : nordiskt och allmant upplagsverk for tonkonst, musikliv och dans
Redaktion: Gosta Morin, Carl Allan Moberg [och] Einar Sundstrom
Stockholm: Sohlman Forlag, [1951-]

Number of People : 8,662


 1951

Mize, J.T.H. / Dr.
The international who is who in music
Fifth (Mid-Century) Edition
Dr. J.T.H. Mize Editor-in-Chief
Chicago: Who is Who in Music, 1951, 576 p.

Number of People : 2,918

More Details : (1 Section)


 1950

Overseas section

p. 315 In:
Pine, L.G.
Who's who in music
First post-war edition (1949-50)
London: Shaw Publishing, 1950, 419 p.

Number of People : 1,023


 1947

Reis, Claire Raphael
Composers in America : biographical sketches of contemporary composers with a record of their works
Revised and enlarged edition
New York: MacMillan, 1947, 399 p.

Number of People : 331


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