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Branscombe, Gena

also:

 Tenney, Gena  married name
 Tenney, John Ferguson  married name / Mrs.

music educator, composer


born: 04 Nov 1881 Picton, Ontario / province, Canada Source: 1  

born: 04 Nov 1887 Source: 2  

died: 26 Jul 1977 New York / city, USA Source: 1  

The Music Sack has 79 items with information about Gena Branscombe:


 1996

Claghorn, Charles Eugene
Women composers and songwriters.
A concise biographical dictionary
Lanham, Md: Scarecrow Press, 1996, 247 p.

Number of People : 994


 1994

Fuller, Sophie
The pandora guide to women composers
Britain and the United States 1629-present
London: Pandora, an Imprint of Harper Collins Pulbishers, 1994, 368 p.

Number of People : 103


 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


 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

Looking back

Part one In:
Kivi, K. Linda
Canadian women making music
Toronto: Green Dragon Press, 1992, 134 p.

Number of People : 14


 1991

Groh, Jan Bell
Evening the score : women in music and the legacy of Frederique Petrides
Fayetteville: University of Arkansas Press, 1991, 138 p.

Number of People : 55


 1991

Heinrich, Adel
Organ and harpsichord music by women composers
Compiled by Adel Heinrich
New York: Greenwood Press, 1991
      (Series: Music reference collection; 30)

Number of People : 766


 1989

McIntosh, Robert Dale
History of music in British Columbia 1850-1950
Victoria, BC: Sono Nis Press, 1989, 296 p.

Number of People : 117

More Details : (1 Section)


 1988

Boenke, Heidi M.
Flute music by women composers
An annotated catalogue
Compiled by Heidi M. Boenke
New York: Greenwood Press, 1988
      (Series: Music Reference Collection; 16)

Number of People : 651


 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


 1984

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

Number of People : 525


 1984

Claghorn, Gene
Women composers and hymnists
A concise biographical dictionary
By Gene Claghorn
Metuchen, N.J.: Scarecrow Press, 1984, 272 p.

Number of People : 759


 1982

Chiti, Patricia Adkins
Donne in musica
Rome: Bulzoni Editore, 1982, 200 p.

Number of People : 418


 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


 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

Cohen, Aaron I.
International encyclopedia of women composers : classical and serious music
New York: R. R. Bowker, 1981, 597 p.

Number of People : 3,480


 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


 1980 Source: 1

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

Number of People : 20,506


 1980

Marlow, Laurine Annette Elkins
Gena Branscombe (1881-1977) : American composer and conductor
Texas (Austin). 1980. dissertation.

Number of People : 1


 1980

Ammer, Christine
Unsung : a history of women in American music
Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood Press, 1980, 317 p.
      (Series: Contributions in Women's Studies; 14)

Number of People : 237


 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


 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

Index to music necrology : 1977 necrology
Notes (Music Library Association), 1978, p. 837

Number of People : 120


 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

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

Number of People : 3,758


 1975

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

Number of People : 93


 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

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

Number of People : 3,156


 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

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

Number of People : 47


 1969

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

Number of People : 475


 1967

Bannerman, Jean
Leading Ladies, Canada, 1639-1967.
Dundas, Ontario: Carrswood, 1967

Number of People : 61


 1966

ASCAP Biographical Dictionary.
3rd ed.
New York: Crowell, 1966

Number of People : 91


 1964

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

Number of People : 5,157


 1960

Who's Who in America
Chicago: Marquis-Who's Who, 1960-1961

Number of People : 12


 1959

Ewen, David
American composers today
A biographical and critical guide
New York: H. W. Wilson, 1959

Number of People : 75


 1958

Canadian Who's Who.
Vol. VIII.
Toronto: Trans-Canada Press, 1958-1960

Number of People : 65


 1958

Riemann, Hugo
Musiklexikon
12th edition
Mainz: B. Schott's Sohne, 1958

Number of People : 19


 1958

Baker, T.
Baker's Biographical Dictionary.
5th edition
New York: G. Schirmer, 1958

Number of People : 100


 1956

Thompson, Oscar
International Cyclopedia of Music and Musicians.
7th edition
New York: Dodd, Mead & Co., 1956

Number of People : 138


 1955

Scholes, Percy A.
Concise Oxford Dictionary of Music.
London: Oxford University Press, 1955

Number of People : 35


 1955

Canadian Who's Who.
Vol. VII.
Toronto: Trans-Canada Press, 1955-1957

Number of People : 74


 1954

Grove, George / Sir
Grove's Dictionary.
5th edition
New York: St Martins's Press, 1954-1961

Number of People : 77


 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

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

Lexikon der Frau
Zurich: Verlag, 1953

Number of People : 16


 1952

ASCAP Biographical Dictionary.
2nd ed.
New York: Crowell, 1952

Number of People : 26


 1952

Goss, Madeleine (Binkley)
Modern music-makers : contemporary American composers
New York: E.P. Dutton & Company, Inc., 1952

Number of People : 37


 1952

Scholes, Percy A.
Oxford Companion to Music.
9th edition
London: Oxford University Press, 1952

Number of People : 13


 1952

Kallmann, Helmut
Catalogue of Canadian composers
Edited by Helmut Kallmann
Ottawa: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, 1952, 254 p.

Number of People : 332

More Details : (1 Section)


 1952

Spaeth, Edmund
Music and dance in New York State
New York: Bureau of Music Research, 1952

Number of People : 863

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


 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)


 1949

Ewen, David
American Composers Today.
New York: H.W. Wilson, 1949

Number of People : 4


 1948

Canadian Broadcasting Corporation : catalogue of Canadian composers
Toronto: Canadian Broadcast Corporation, 1948

Number of People : 234


 1948

Canadian Who's Who.
Vol. IV
Toronto: Trans-Canada Press, 1948

Number of People : 69


 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


 1946

McCoy, G.
Portraits of the World's Best-known Musicians
Philadelphia: Theo. Presser Co., 1946

Number of People : 76


 1941

Howard, John Tasker
Mendel, Arthur
Our contemporary composers : American music in the twentieth century
By John Tasker Howard with the assistance of Arthur Mendel
Freeport, New York: Books for Libraries Press, 1941, 447 p.

Number of People : 287


 1941

Barone, J.
Who is who in music
1941 edition
Chicago: Lee Stern Press, 1941

Number of People : 3,908


 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

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

Number of People : 6,835


 1938

Weir, Ed.
MacMillan Encyclopedia of Music and Musicians.
New York: MacMillan Co., 1938

Number of People : 123


 1938

Schmidl, Carlo
Dizionario universale dei musicisti : Supplemento
Milan: Sonzogno, 1938, 806 p.

Number of People : 9,140


 1936 Source: 2

Frank, Paul
Altmann, Wilhelm
Kurzgefasstes Tonkunstler Lexikon : fur Musiker und Freunde der Musik
Begrundet von Paul Frank
Neu bearbeitet und erganzt von Wilhelm Altmann
Regensburg: Gustave Bosse, 1936, 730 p.

Number of People : 17,230


 1936

Omissions in first compilation

The above item is part of :
Washington state composers
Edited under Department of American Music
Seattle: Washington Federation of Music Clubs, 1936

Number of People : 17


 1935

Grove, George / Sir
Grove's American Supplement.
New York: MacMillan, 1935

Number of People : 63


 1933

Les compositeurs des plus recentes oeuvres symphoniques

Chapitre V In:
Chateau, Earl
Histoire du developpement des orchestres symphoniques aux Etats Unis
Par Earl Chateau
Strasbourg: Librairie Universitaire d'Alsace, 1933, 259 p.
       Note: These pour le Doctorat d'Universite (Mention Lettres). Presentee a la Faculte des Lettres de l'Universite de Strasbourg

Number of People : 62


 1931

Key, Pierre V.R.
Pierre Key's musical who's who
A biographical survey of contemporary musicians
Edited by Pierre V.R. Key; editor Musical Digest and ...
New York: Pierre Key, 1931, 498 p.

Number of People : 3,336

More Details : (1 Section)


 1929

Spaeth, Sigmund
Who is who in music
Chicago: Who is Who in Music, Inc., 1929

Number of People : 2,425


 1929

Riemann, Hugo
Musiklexikon
11th edition
Berlin: Miltesse, 1929

Number of People : 20


 1924

Pratt, Waldo Selden
New Encyclopedia of Music and Musicians.
New York: MacMillan Co., 1924

Number of People : 43


 1924

Hull, Arthur Eaglefield
Dictionary of Modern Music and Musicians
London: J.M. Dent, 1924

Number of People : 37


 1920

Boyd, Charles N.
Pratt, Waldo Selden
Grove's dictionary of music and musicians. American supplement ...
Edited by Waldo S. Pratt. Associate editor: Charles N. Boyd.
New York: 1920

Number of People : 1,335


 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


 1913

Hesselberg, E.S.
"A Review of Music in Canada", in Modern Music and Musicians.
New York: University Society, 1913

Number of People : 67


 1912

Morgan, Henry James
Canadian Men and Women of the Time
Toronto: W. Briggs, 1912

Number of People : 112


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