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Somers, Harry (Stuart)

composer, piano, broadcaster


born: 11 Sep 1925 Toronto, Ontario / province, Canada Source: 1  

The Music Sack has 114 items with information about Harry (Stuart) Somers
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 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


 1996

Zinck, Andrew M.
Music and dramatic structure in the operas of Harry Somers.
Toronto. 1996. Ph.D. iv, 384f.

Number of People : 1


 1995

World of music
Classical Music Magazine 18:8 N3 1995

Number of People : 1


 1994

The musicians by Patricia Wardrop

p. 108 In:
Curtin, Walter
Curtin call
A photographer's candid view of 25 years of music in Canada
Toronto: Exile Editions, 1994, 134 p.

Number of People : 89


 1993

Courteau, Bernard
Asselin, Andre
Panorama de la musique Canadienne et du Quebec
Preface de Bernard Courteau poete et ecrivain quebecois
Montreal: Editions Asselin-Spadari, 1993

Number of People : 66


 1992

Morey, Carl
Harry and the Magician.
A new Canadian opera strikes responsive, contemporary chords
Opera Canada 33:14-17+ N1 1992
       il port

Number of People : 1


 1992

Trotter, Herman E.
Canadian Opera Company, Somers : Mario and the Magician
American Record Guide 55:45 N5 1992
       port

Number of People : 1


 1992

MacMillan, Rick
Harry Somers and opera : an unbeatable team
Canadian Composer: 3:20-21 N2 1992
       port

Number of People : 1


 1992

Kentridge, C.
Somers opera a great success
Classical Music Magazine 15:12-13 N4 1992
       illustr.

Number of People : 1


 1992

Dyson, P.
Canada A new Mann opera
Opera (England) 43:928-30 Aug 1992
       illustr.

Number of People : 1


 1992

Dyson, P.
World Report Harry Somer's [sic] Mario & the Magician premiered by the Canadian Opera Company
Opera Canada 33:23 N3 1992

Number of People : 1


 1992

Kareda, U.
Toronto
Opera News 57:53 Nov 1992
       illustr.

Number of People : 1


 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


 1990

Chusid, H.
World Report Sharon Festival
Opera Canada 31:29-30 N4 1990

Number of People : 1


 1990

Paterson, S.
Serinette : Sharon sings its own song
Performing Arts in Canada 26:28-9 N2 1990
       illustr.

Number of People : 1


 1990

MacMillan, Rick
Serinette for Sharon
Canadian Composer: 1:26 N2 1990
       port

Number of People : 1


 1990

Ginsberg, Merle
Canadian scene
International Musician 89:17 Oct 1990

Number of People : 1


 1990

Reaney, J.
Serinette for Sharon
Opera Canada 31:19 N2 1990
       illustr.

Number of People : 1


 1989

People are talking about ...
Opera Canada 30:7 N3 1989
       port

Number of People : 1


 1989

Premieres
Music Scene N368:23 Jul-Aug 1989

Number of People : 1


 1989

Beatty, Carolyn
Robert, Veronique
Gagne, Mireille
Bouhalassa, Ned
Hand, Mark
Marois, Gilles
Auer, Simone
Repertoire des compositeurs agrees
Coordination: Carolyn Beatty, Mark Hand
Revision: Simone Auer, Ned Bouhalassa, Mireille Gagne
Traduction: Gilles Marois, Veronique Robert
Toronto: Centre de Musique Canadiene, 1989

Number of People : 150


 1989

Canadian composers mini biographies
Sponsored by The Canadian Federation of Music Teachers' Associations
1989

Number of People : 86


 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

People are talking about ...
Opera Canada 29:6 N3 1988

Number of People : 1


 1988

Somers, Harry
Timothy Sullivan
Music Scene N359:10-11 Jan-Feb 1988

Number of People : 1


 1988

Premieres
Music Scene N363:23 Sep-Oct 1988

Number of People : 1


 1987

Charles, J.
Critically speaking
Opera Canada 28:51 N3 1987
       Note: recording

Number of People : 1


 1986

Canada music week.
A celebration of the international year of Canadian music : 3-11 November 1986
Kingston, Ontario: Department of Music, Queen's University, 1986, 43 p.

Number of People : 30


 1986

Somers, Harry
Speaking of music
Music Magazine 9:38 N2 1986
       port

Number of People : 1


 1986

Premieres
Music Scene N347:21 Jan-Feb 1986

Number of People : 1


 1986

Schulman, Michael
Somers at sixty : the sacred and the profane
Music Scene N347:6-7 Jan-Feb 1986
       port

Number of People : 1


 1986

Premieres/Creations
Musicanada N56:14 Feb 1986

Number of People : 1


 1986

Montgomery, V.
Recordings
Opera Quarterly: 4:128-31 N2 1986
       Note: CMS 24/25/2685

Number of People : 1


 1985

Premieres
Music Scene N343:25 May-Jun 1985

Number of People : 1


 1985

Hand, M.
Louis Riel
Opera Canada 26:24 N3 1985
       illustr.
       Note: Centrediscs recording

Number of People : 1


 1985

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

Number of People : 2,597


 1985

In concert
Music Scene N346:25 Nov-Dec 1985

Number of People : 1


 1984

Composers
Musicanada N52:16 Sep 1984
       also in French

Number of People : 1


 1984

Premieres
Music Scene N338:24 Jul-Aug 1984

Number of People : 1


 1984

Dodgson, Stephen
Cornucopia of concerts
Guitar Review N59:21-3 Fall 1984
       biog port

Number of People : 1


 1984

Lake, L.
Growth and tradition : composition in Ontario
Musicanada N52:7 Sep 1984
       biog
       also in French

Number of People : 1


 1984

Sakellariou dazzles guitar '84 audience with premieres of Somers and Brouwer concertos
Soundboard 11:112-13 N2 1984
       port

Number of People : 1


 1984

Butler, Edward Gregory
Harry Somers
The culmination of a pianistic style in the Third Piano Sonata.
Studies in music from the University of Western Ontario 9 (1984) 124-131.

Number of People : 1


 1984

Butler, Edward Gregor
Harry Somers
The culmination of a pianistic style in the Third Piano Sonata
Studies in Music (Canada) 9:124-32 1984

Number of People : 1


 1984

Butler, Edward Gregor
Harry Somers
The culmination of a pianistic style in the Third Piano Sonata
Studies in Music (Canada) 9:124-32 1984
       biog

Number of People : 1


 1984

Strutt, M.
Canadian music for guitar
Classical Guitar 2:62 May-Jun 1984

Number of People : 1


 1983

Poskitt, J.
Quartet test piece by Somers
Music Scene N332:22 Jul-Aug 1983
       port

Number of People : 1


 1983

MacMillan, Rick
Concert
Music Scene N333:21 Sep-Oct 1983

Number of People : 1


 1983

Premieres
Music Scene N331:25 May-Jun 1983

Number of People : 1


 1982

Enns, Leonard Jacob
The sacred choral music of Harry Somers
An analytical study.
Northwestern. 1982. Ph.D. xii, 243.

Number of People : 1


 1982

Enns, Leonard Jacob
The sacred choral music of Harry Somers
An analytical study
Northwestern (Evanston, Illinois). 1982. dissertation.

Number of People : 1


 1982

Ford, Clifford
Canada's music : an historical survey
Agincourt, Ontario: GLC Publishers Limited, 1982, 278 p.

Number of People : 122


 1982

Shand, Patricia Martin
Musiques canadienne : oeuvres choisies a l'intention des professeurs
Toronto: Centre de Musique Canadienne, 1982

Number of People : 62


 1981

Composers in progress
Musicanada N47:24 Dec 1981
       also in French

Number of People : 1


 1981

Willia, Stephen C.
Toomey, Kathleen M.
Musicians in Canada
A bio-bibliographical finding list
Edited by Kathleen M. Toomey & Stephen C. Williams
Ottawa: Canadian Association of Music Libraries, 1981, 185 p.

Number of People : 3,053


 1981

Kallmann, Hellmuth
Potvin, Gilles
Winters, Kenneth
Encyclopedia of music in Canada
Edited by Hellmut Kallman, Gilles Potvin, Kenneth Winters
Toronto: University of Toronto, 1981, 1076 p.

Number of People : 2,193


 1981

Canadian League of Composers - Ligue Canadienne de Compositeurs; 30 1951-1981 June 11/14 Juin; Windsor - Detroit
Windsor, Ontario: Canadian League of Composers, 1981, 48 p.

Number of People : 35


 1981

World premieres
Symphony: 32:44 N6 1981

Number of People : 1


 1981

Premieres
Music Scene N321:17 Sep-Oct 1981

Number of People : 1


 1980

Quick, Mary Paula
A study of Harry Somers's "Voiceplay" (1971)
Western Ontario (London, Ontario). 1980. dissertation.

Number of People : 1


 1980

Houghton, Diane
The solo vocal works of Harry Somers
Missouri (Kansas City). 1980. dissertation.

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


 1979

Canadian notes
International Musician 77:11 Jan 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


 1978

Proctor, G.
Recent trends in Canadian music
Studies in Music (Canada) 3:3+ 1978

Number of People : 1


 1977

Laplante, Louise
Compositeurs canadiens contemporains
Montreal: Presse de 'Universite' du Quebec, 1977

Number of People : 158


 1977

Musicanada : a presentation of Canadian contemporary music: Presence de la musique canadienne contemporaine
A joint project of the Dept. of External Affairs of Canada and the Canada Council
Ottawa: Dept. of External Affairs, [1977?], 105 p.

Number of People : 45

More Details : (1 Section)


 1977

Bradley, Ian L.
Twentieth century Canadian composers volume two
Agincourt, Ontario: GLC Publishing, 1977, 281 p.

Number of People : 10


 1976

Proctor, G.A.
Neo-classicism and neo-romanticism in Canadian music
Studies in Music (Canada) 1:16-17+ 1976

Number of People : 1


 1976

Proctor, G.A.
Neo-classicism and neo-romanticism in Canadian music
Studies in Music (Canada) 1:20 1976

Number of People : 1


 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

MacMillan, Keith
Beckwith, John
Contemporary Canadian composers
Edited by Keith MacMillan and John Beckwith
Toronto: Oxford University Press, 1975, 248 p.

Number of People : 160


 1975

Bohle, Bruce
International Cyclopedia of Music and Musicians.
10th edition
New York: Dodd, Mead & Co., 1975

Number of People : 93


 1975

Cherney, Brian
Harry Somers.
Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1975. xii, 185 p.

Number of People : 1


 1975

Schulman, Michael
Harry Somers.
The Music Scene, No. 284 (July-August, 1975), p. 4-5.

Number of People : 1


 1975

Cherney, Brian
Harry Somers.
Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1975.

Number of People : 1


 1975

Cherney, Brian
Harry Somers.
Toronto: Univ. of Toronto Press 1975. XII, 185 S.
       Mit Notenbeisp. u. Werkeverz.
      (Series: Canadian Composers; 1)

Number of People : 1


 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

Butler, Edward Gregor
The five piano sonatas of Harry Somers
Eastman School of Music (Rochester, N.Y.). 1974. dissertation.

Number of People : 1


 1974

Butler, Edward Gregory
The five piano sonatas of Harry Somers.
Rochester (Rochester, N.Y.). 1974. D.M.A. dissertation. viii, 146p.

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

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

Number of People : 6,198


 1973

Napier, Ronald
A guide to Canada's composers
Willowdale, Ontario: Avondale Press, 1973, 50 p.

Number of People : 254


 1972

Such, Peter
Soundprints : contemporary composers
Toronto: Clarke, Irwin & Company Limited, 1972

Number of People : 6


 1972

Schafer, R. Murray
The Public of the music theatre. Louis RieL a case study.
Vienna: Universal Edition, 1972. 32 p.

Number of People : 1


 1972

Such, Peter
Harry Somers.
Soundprints
Toronto: Clarke, Irwin and Company Limited (1972), p. 30-53.

Number of People : 1


 1972

Riemann, Hugo
Musiklexikon : Erganzungsband.
New York: Schott, 1972

Number of People : 47


 1972

The Canadian collection : CBC Recordings
Toronto: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, 1972, 32 p.

Number of People : 29

More Details : (1 Section)


 1971

Somers, Harry
Harry Somers' letter to Lee Hepner.
Les Cahiers canadiens de musique/The Canada Music Book 3 (Automne/hiver 1971): 89-97.

Number of People : 1


 1971

Creative Canada.
2 vols.
Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1971

Number of People : 193


 1971

Baker, T.
Baker's Biographical Dictionary.
5th ed: suppl.
New York: G. Schirmer, 1971

Number of People : 88


 1969

Waiter, Arnold
Aspects of Music in Canada.
Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1969

Number of People : 475


 1967

Harry Somers : a Portrait.
Musicanada, No. 4 (September, 1967), p. 8-9.

Number of People : 1


 1967

Harry Somers.
The Music Scene, No. 237 (September-October, 1967), p. 6-7.

Number of People : 1


 1967

Catalogue of chamber music available on loan from the library of the Canadian Music Centre
Toronto: Canadian Music Centre, 1967, 288 p.

Number of People : 85


 1967

Kasemets, Udo
Canavangard
Don Mills, Ontario: BMI Canada Limited, 1967

Number of People : 14


 1965

Baker, T.
Baker's Biographical Dictionary.
5th edition suppl.
New York: G. Schirmer, 1965

Number of People : 58


 1964

Thirty-four biographies of Canadian composers
Prepared and distributed by the international service of the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
Montreal: 1964

Number of People : 34


 1964

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

Number of People : 5,157


 1963

Ferry, A.
Harry Somers
A Composer, TV Teacher, Beachcomber on the Fringe of Art.
Maclean's, Vol. 76 (June 1, 1963), p. 62.

Number of People : 1


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