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Morgenstern, Sam
Composers on music
An anthology of composers' writings from Palestrina to Copland
Edited by Sam Morgenstern
New York: Pantheon books, 1956, 584 p.

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  Antheil, George Johann Carl (b. 1900 d. 1959)   composer, musicisti
  Auric, Georges (b. 1899 d. 1983)   composer, piano
  Bach, Carl Philip Emanuel (b. 1714)   Komponist, Musiker
  Balakirev, Mily Alexeyevich (b. 1837 d. 1910)   composer
  Bartok, Bela (b. 1881 a. 1939)   composer, compositeur
  Beethoven, Ludwig (b. 1770 d. 1827)   composer, compositore
  Berg, Alban (Maria Johannes) (b. 1885)   composer, compositore
  Berlioz, Hector [Louis-Hector] (b. 1803 d. 1869)   composer, compositore
  Bizet, Georges (b. 1838)   author, composer
  Bloch, Ernest (b. 1880)   composer, compositore
  Borodin, Alexander (b. 1833 d. 1887)   composer, compositore
  Brahms, Johannes (b. 1833)   composer, compositore
  Busoni, Ferruccio (b. 1866)   composer, compositore
  Byrd, William (b. 1543 d. 1623)   composer, compositore
  Caccini, Giulio (b. 1545 d. 1618)   composer, singer
  Chavez y Ramirez, Carlos (Antonio de Padua) (b. 1899)   composer, conductor
  Chopin, Fryderyk Franciszek (b. 1810)   composer, compositore
  Copland, Aaron (b. 1900)   composer, Dirigent
  Couperin, Francois (le grand) (b. 1668 d. 1733)   composer, harpsichord
  Cui, Cesar (b. 1835 d. 1918)   composer, critic
  Dargomizhsky, Alexander Sergeyevich (b. 1813 d. 1869)   composer, compositore
  Debussy, Claude (b. 1862)   composer, compositore
  Delius, Frederick (Theodore Albert) (b. 1862 d. 1934)   composer, musician
  Donizetti, Gaetano [Domenico Gaetano Maria] (b. 1797 d. 1848)   composer
  Dukas, Paul (b. 1865)   composer, compositeur
  Dvorak, Antonin (b. 1841)   composer, compositore
  Falla, Manuel (b. 1876 d. ?)   composer, compositore
  Faure, Gabriel (Urbain) (b. 1845)   composer, compositore
  Frescobaldi, Girolamo (b. 1583 d. 1643)   composer, compositore
  Gershwin, George (b. 1898)   author, cast
  Glinka, Mikhail Ivanovich (b. 1804 d. 1857)   composer, compositore
  Gluck, Christoph Willibald (b. 1714)   composer, compositore
  Gounod, Charles (b. 1818)   composer, compositore
  Gretry, Andre-Ernest-Modeste (b. 1741)   composer, compositore
  Grieg, Edvard (Hagerup) (b. 1843)   composer, compositor
  Haydn, Josef [Franz Josef] (b. 1732 d. 1809)   composer, Komposition
  Hindemith, Paul (b. 1895)   composer, compositeur
  Holst, Gustav [Gustavus Theodore von] (b. 1874 d. 1934)   composer, librettista
  Honegger, Arthur (b. 1892)   composer, compositore
  Indy, Vincent [Paul Marie Theodore Vincent] (b. 1851 d. 1931)   composer, theorist
  Ives, Charles Edward (b. 1874 d. 1954)   composer, Komposition
  Kodaly, Zoltan (b. 1882)   composer, compositore
  Krenek, Ernst (b. 1900)   composer, compositeur
  Lalo, Edouard [Edouard-Victoire-Antoine] (b. 1823)   composer, compositore
  Liszt, Franz (b. 1811)   composer, compositore
  Macdowell, Edward (Alexander) (b. 1860 d. 1908)   composer, piano
  Mahler, Gustav (b. 1860)   composer, Dirigent
  Malipiero, Gian Francesco (b. 1882)   composer, compositore
  Marcello, Benedetto (b. 1686)   composer, compositore
  Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, Felix [Jakob Ludwig Felix] (b. 1809)   composer, compositore
  Milhaud, Darius (b. 1892)   composer, compositore
  Monteverdi, Claudio (Giovanni Antonio) (b. 1567 d. 1643)   composer, compositore
  Morley, Thomas (b. 1557)   composer, editor
  Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus (b. 1756 d. 1791)   composer
  Mussorgsky, Modest Petrovich (b. 1839 d. 1881)   composer, compositore
  Palestrina, Giovanni Pierluigi (a. 19th century )   composer, compositore
  Poulenc, Francis (Jean Marcel) (b. 1899)   composer, compositore
  Prokofiev, Sergey (Sergeyevich)   composer, compositore
  Puccini, Giacomo (b. 1858)   author, composer
  Purcell, Henry (b. 1659 d. 1695)   composer, organ
  Rachmaninov, Sergey (Vasilyevich) (b. 1873 a. 1936)   composer, compositore
  Rameau, Jean-Philippe (b. 1683 d. 1764)   bagpipes, composer
  Ravel, Maurice [Joseph Maurice] (b. 1875 d. 1937)   composer, compositeur
  Reger, Max [Johann Baptist Joseph Maximilian] (b. 1873 a. 1904)   composer, compositeur
  Rimsky-Korsakov, Nikolay Andreyevich (b. 1844 d. 1908)   complet., composer
  Rossini, Gioachino (Antonio) (b. 1792 d. 1868)   composer, compositore
  Rousseau, Jean-Jacques (b. 1712 d. 1778)   philosopher, author
  Roussel, Albert (Charles Paul Marie) (b. 1869)   composer, compositore
  Saint-Saens, Camille [Charles Camille] (b. 1835)   composer, compositore
  Satie, Erik (Alfred Leslie) (b. 1866 d. 1925)   composer, compositeur
  Schoenberg, Arnold (Franz Walter) (b. 1874 d. 1951)   composer
  Schubert, Franz (Peter) (b. 1797)   composer, compositore
  Schumann, Robert (Alexander) (b. 1810 d. 1856)   composer
  Schutz, Heinrich (b. 1585 d. 1672)   composer, Komponist
  Sessions, Roger (Huntington) (b. 1896 d. 1985)   composer, piano
  Smetana, Bedrich (b. 1824)   composer, compositore
  Spohr, Louis (b. 1784 d. 1859)   composer, violin
  Strauss, Richard (Georg) (b. 1864 d. 1949)   composer, conductor
  Stravinsky, Igor (Fyodorovich) (b. 1882 d. 1971)   composer, compositore
  Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich (b. 1840 d. 1893)   composer
  Telemann, Georg Philipp (b. 1681)   composer, compositore
  Thomson, Virgil (Garnett) (b. 1896 d. 1989)   composer, musicisti
  Vaughan Williams, Ralph (b. 1872 d. 1958)   composer, compositore
  Verdi, Giuseppe (Fortunio Francesco) (b. 1813 d. 1901)   author, composer
  Wagner, Richard [Wilhelm Richard] (b. 1813 d. 1883)   composer
  Weber, Carl Maria (Friedrich Ernst) (b. 1786)   composer, compositore
  Webern, Anton (Friedrich Wilhelm von) (b. 1883)   composer, Dirigent
  Wolf, Hugo (Filipp Jakob) (b. 1860)   composer, musicisti

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