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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

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

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


 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

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

Number of People : 95


 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


 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 Source: 1

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

Number of People : 116


 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

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

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

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


 1985

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

Number of People : 2,597


 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

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

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


 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

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


 1983

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

Number of People : 1,324


 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


 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

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

Number of People : 1


 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


 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

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 : 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

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

Number of People : 921


 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

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

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


 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

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

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

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

Number of People : 3,156


 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

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

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

Number of People : 6,198


 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


 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
Norman: Univ. of Oklahoma Press 1963

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
Edited by Robert Stephan Hines
Norman: Univ. of Oklahoma Press [1963], 342 p.

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

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)


 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


 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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