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 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.


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  Absil, Jean (b. 1893 d. 1974)   composer
  Albert, Eugen (b. 1864 d. 1932)   composer, compositore
  Alfano, Franco (b. 1875)   composer, compositore
  Alfven, Hugo (b. 1872 d. 1960)   composer, conductor
  Alwyn, William (b. 1905 d. 1985)   composer, flute
  Amram, David Werner (b. 1930)   composer, frenchhorn
  Andriessen, Hendrik (b. 1892 d. 1981 a. 1949-1957)   composer, organ
  Andriessen, Louis (b. 1939)   composer
  Antheil, George Johann Carl (b. 1900 d. 1959)   composer, musicisti
  Argento, Dominick (b. 1927)   composer, music educator
  Arnell, Richard Anthony Sayer (b. 1917)   composer
  Arnold, Malcolm (b. 1921)   composer, conductor
  Atterberg, Kurt (Magnus) (b. 1887 d. 1974)   composer, Dirigent
  Aubert, Louis-Francois-Marie (b. 1877 d. 1968)   musicien, piano
  Auric, Georges (b. 1899 d. 1983)   composer, piano
  Babbitt, Milton (Byron) (b. 1916)   composer
  Badings, Henk (b. 1907 d. 1987)   composer
  Baird, Tadeusz (b. 1928 d. 1981)   composer
  Barber, Samuel (b. 1910 d. 1981)   baritone, composer
  Barraud, Henry (b. 1900)   composer
  Bartok, Bela (b. 1881 a. 1939)   composer, compositeur
  Bassett, Leslie Raymond (b. 1923)   composer, teacher
  Bax, Arnold (Edward Trevor) (b. 1883 d. 1953)   composer, musicisti
  Beck, Conrad Arthur (b. 1901 d. 1989)   composer, Komponist
  Ben Haim, Paul (b. 1897 d. 1984)   composer, piano
  Benjamin, Arthur (Leslie) (b. 1893 d. 1960)   composer, musicisti
  Bennett, Richard Rodney (b. 1936)   composer, horn
  Bennett, Robert Russell (b. 1894 d. 1981)   arranger, composer
  Berg, Alban (Maria Johannes) (b. 1885)   composer, compositore
  Bergsma, William Laurence (b. 1921)   composer, teacher
  Berio, Luciano (b. 1925)   composer, direttore d'orchestra
  Berkeley, Lennox (Randall Francis) (b. 1903 d. 1989)   composer, conductor
  Bernstein, Leonard (b. 1918 d. 1990)   composer, conductor
  Birtwistle, Harrison (b. 1934)   composer, Komponist
  Blacher, Boris (b. 1903)   composer, Dirigent
  Blackwood, Easley Rutland (b. 1933)   composer, piano
  Bliss, Arthur (b. 1891 d. 1975)   composer, professor
  Blitzstein, Marc (b. 1905 d. 1964)   author, cast
  Bloch, Ernest (b. 1880)   composer, compositore
  Blomdahl, Karl-Birger (b. 1916 d. 1968)   composer, Komponist
  Boulez, Pierre (b. 1925)   composer, conductor
  Brant, Henry Dreyfus (b. 1913)   composer
  Britten, Benjamin [Eduard Benjamin] (b. 1913)   composer, Komponist
  Brott, Alexander (b. 1915)   composer, conductor
  Brown, Earle (b. 1926)   composer, conductor
  Burkhard, Willy (b. 1900 d. 1955)   composer, Komposition
  Bush, Alan Dudley (b. 1900)   composer, piano
  Busoni, Ferruccio (b. 1866)   composer, compositore
  Cadman, Charles Wakefield (b. 1881 d. 1946)   composer, piano
  Cage, John (b. 1912 d. 1992)   composer, direttore d'orchestra
  Carter, Elliott (Cook) (b. 1908)   composer, Komposition
  Castelnuovo-Tedesco, Mario (b. 1895)   composer, compositore
  Chadwick, George Whitefield (b. 1854 d. 1931)   composer, teacher
  Chavez y Ramirez, Carlos (Antonio de Padua) (b. 1899)   composer, conductor
  Colgrass, Michael (Charles) (b. 1932)   composer, drums
  Copland, Aaron (b. 1900)   composer, Dirigent
  Corigliano, John (Paul) (b. 1938)   arranger, composer
  Cowell, Henry (Dixon) (b. 1897 d. 1965)   composer, Komposition
  Creston, Paul (b. 1906 d. 1985)   composer, musicisti
  Crumb, George (Henry) (b. 1929)   composer, music educator
  Dallapiccola, Luigi (b. 1904)   composer, compositore
  Davies, Peter Maxwell (b. 1934)   composer, conductor
  Debussy, Claude (b. 1862)   composer, compositore
  Del Tredici, David Walter (b. 1937)   composer, piano
  Delius, Frederick (Theodore Albert) (b. 1862 d. 1934)   composer, musician
  Dello Joio, Norman (b. 1913)   composer, piano
  Diamond, David (Leo) (b. 1915)   composer, musicisti
  Druckman, Jacob Raphael (b. 1928)   composer
  Dutilleux, Henri (b. 1916 a. 19th century )   composer, musicisti
  Egge, Klaus (b. 1906 d. 1979)   composer
  Egk, Werner (b. 1901 d. 1983)   composer, conductor
  Einem, Gottfried (b. 1918)   Beratungskurs fur fortgeschnittene Komponisten, co
  Elgar, Edward (William) (b. 1857)   composer, compositore
  Enescu, George (b. 1881)   composer, conductor
  Erb, Donald James (b. 1927)   composer
  Falla, Manuel (b. 1876 d. ?)   composer, compositore
  Faure, Gabriel (Urbain) (b. 1845)   composer, compositore
  Feldman, Morton (b. 1926 d. 1987)   composer, Komposition
  Finney, Ross Lee (b. 1906)   composer
  Floyd, Carlisle (b. 1926)   composer, music educator
  Foote, Arthur William (b. 1853 d. 1937)   composer
  Fortner, Wolfgang (b. 1907 d. 1987)   composer, Dirigent
  Foss, Lukas (b. 1922 a. 1937)   composer, conductor
  Francaix, Jean (b. 1912)   composer, conductor
  Gershwin, George (b. 1898)   author, cast
  Giannini, Vittorio (b. 1903 d. 1966)   composer
  Gideon, Miriam (b. 1906)   composer, music educator
  Ginastera, Alberto Evaristo (b. 1916)   composer, musicisti
  Glanville-Hicks, Peggy (b. 1912 d. 1990)   composer
  Glass, Philip (b. 1937)   composer, electric organ
  Gould, Morton (b. 1913)   composer, conductor
  Grainger, Percy (Aldridge) (b. 1882 d. 1961)   composer, Klavier
  Gruenberg, Louis (b. 1884 d. 1964)   composer, compositore
  Gutche, Gene (b. 1907)   composer
  Haieff, Alexei (b. 1914 a. 1931)   composer
  Hamilton, Iain (Ellis) (b. 1922)   composer, Highland bagpipes
  Hanson, Howard (Harold) (b. 1896 d. 1981)   composer, conductor
  Harris, Roy (b. 1898 d. 1979)   composer, musicisti
  Harrison, Lou (b. 1917)   composer, conductor
  Haubenstock-Ramati, Roman (b. 1919 d. 1994)   composer, Komposition
  Henze, Hans Werner (b. 1926)   composer, direttore d'orchestre
  Hindemith, Paul (b. 1895)   composer, compositeur
  Holst, Gustav [Gustavus Theodore von] (b. 1874 d. 1934)   composer, librettista
  Honegger, Arthur (b. 1892)   composer, compositore
  Hovhaness, Alan (b. 1911)   composer, piano
  Husa, Karel (b. 1921)   composer, trumpet
  Imbrie, Andrew Welsh (b. 1921)   composer, piano
  Indy, Vincent [Paul Marie Theodore Vincent] (b. 1851 d. 1931)   composer, theorist
  Ireland, John (Nicholson) (b. 1879 d. 1962)   composer, piano
  Ives, Charles Edward (b. 1874 d. 1954)   composer, Komposition
  Janacek, Leos (b. 1854)   composer, compositore
  Jolivet, Andre (b. 1905 d. 1974)   composer, Komposition
  Kabalevsky, Dmitry Borisovich (b. 1904 d. 1987)   arranger, composer
  Khachaturian, Aram Il'yich (b. 1903 d. 1978)   composer
  Kirchner, Leon (b. 1919)   composer, piano
  Kodaly, Zoltan (b. 1882)   composer, compositore
  Krenek, Ernst (b. 1900)   composer, compositeur
  La Montaine, John (b. 1920)   composer, piano
  Laderman, Ezra (b. 1924)   composer, teacher
  Lees, Benjamin (b. 1924)   composer
  Liebermann, Rolf (b. 1910)   composer, Direttore Hamburgische Staatsoper
  Ligeti, Gyorgy (Sandor) (b. 1923)   composer, Komposition
  Lopatnikoff, Nikolai L'vovich (b. 1903 d. 1976 a. 1939)   composer, piano
  Lutoslawski, Witold (b. 1913)   composer, conductor
  Malipiero, Gian Francesco (b. 1882)   composer, compositore
  Martin, Frank (b. 1890)   composer, conductor
  Martino, Donald (James) (b. 1931)   composer
  Martinon, Jean (Franisque-Etienne) (b. 1910 d. 1976)   conductor, direttore d'orchestre
  Martinu, Bohuslav (Jan) (b. 1890)   composer, Komponist
  Maw, Nicholas [John Nicholas] (b. 1935)   composer
  Mennin, Peter (b. 1923 d. 1983)   composer, teacher
  Menotti, Gian Carlo (b. 1911)   composer, conductor
  Messiaen, Olivier (Eugene Prosper Charles) (b. 1908 d. 1992)   composer, Komposition
  Mignone, Francisco (Paulo) (b. 1897 d. 1986)   composer, Dirigent
  Milhaud, Darius (b. 1892)   composer, compositore
  Musgrave, Thea (b. 1928)   composer, musicisti
  Nabokov, Nicolas (b. 1903 d. 1978)   composer, musicisti
  Nielsen, Carl (August) (b. 1865 d. 1931)   composer
  Nono, Luigi (b. 1924 d. 1990)   composer, direttore
  Novak, Vitezslav (Augustin Rudolf) (b. 1870 d. 1949)   composer, Komponist
  Orff, Carl (b. 1895)   arranger, composer
  Panufnik, Andrzej (b. 1914 d. 1991)   composer, conductor
  Partch, Harry (b. 1901 d. 1974)   composer, musicisti
  Pasatieri, Thomas (b. 1945)   composer
  Penderecki, Krzysztof (b. 1933)   composer, conductor
  Perle, George (b. 1915)   composer, theorist
  Persichetti, Vincent (b. 1915 d. 1987)   composer, piano
  Petrassi, Goffredo (b. 1904)   composer, conferenziere
  Pfitzner, Hans (Erich) (b. 1869)   composer, Dirigent
  Pijper, Willem (b. 1894 d. 1947)   composer, musicisti
  Piston, Walter (Hamor) (b. 1894 d. 1976)   composer, musicisti
  Poot, Marcel (b. 1901)   composer, teacher
  Poulenc, Francis (Jean Marcel) (b. 1899)   composer, compositore
  Prochazka, Rudolf (Ludwig Franz Ottokar) (b. 1864 d. 1936)   writer, jurist
  Prokofiev, Sergey (Sergeyevich)   composer, compositore
  Puccini, Giacomo (b. 1858)   author, composer
  Rachmaninov, Sergey (Vasilyevich) (b. 1873 a. 1936)   composer, compositore
  Ravel, Maurice [Joseph Maurice] (b. 1875 d. 1937)   composer, compositeur
  Rawsthorne, Alan (b. 1905 d. 1971)   composer, conductor
  Read, Gardner (b. 1913)   writer, composer
  Reger, Max [Johann Baptist Joseph Maximilian] (b. 1873 a. 1904)   composer, compositeur
  Respighi, Ottorino (b. 1879)   composer, compositore
  Riisager, Knudage (b. 1897 d. 1974)   composer, Komponist
  Rivier, Jean (b. 1896)   composer, musicisti
  Rochberg, George (b. 1918)   composer, Komposition
  Rodrigo, Joaquin (b. 1901)   composer, compositore
  Rorem, Ned (b. 1923)   composer, musicisti
  Rosenberg, Hilding (Constatin) (b. 1892 d. 1985)   composer, conductor
  Rubbra, Edmund [Charles Edmund] (b. 1901 d. 1986)   composer, piano
  Ruggles, Carl (Sprague) (b. 1876 d. 1971)   cast, composer
  Saeverud, Harald (Sigurd Johan) (b. 1897)   composer
  Satie, Erik (Alfred Leslie) (b. 1866 d. 1925)   composer, compositeur
  Sauguet, Henri Pierre (b. 1901 a. 1933)   composer, conductor
  Schoenberg, Arnold (Franz Walter) (b. 1874 d. 1951)   composer
  Schreker, Franz (b. 1878 d. 1934)   composer, Dirigent
  Schuller, Gunther Alexander (b. 1925)   composer, conductor
  Schuman, William (Howard) (b. 1910 d. 1992)   composer, conductor
  Schwantner, Joseph C. (b. 1943)   composer
  Scott, Cyril (Meir) (b. 1879 d. 1970)   cast, choreographer
  Scriabin, Alexander (Nikolayevich) (b. 1872 d. 1915)   composer, compositeur
  Searle, Humphrey (b. 1915 d. 1982)   composer, Komposition
  Sessions, Roger (Huntington) (b. 1896 d. 1985)   composer, piano
  Shepherd, Arthur (b. 1880 d. 1958)   composer, piano
  Shostakovich, Dmitriy (Dmitriyevich) (b. 1906 d. 1975)   arrangiatore, composer
  Sibelius, Jean (Julius Christian) (b. 1865)   composer, compositore
  Siegmeister, Elie (b. 1909 d. 1991)   composer, dance arranger
  Starer, Robert (b. 1924 a. 1947)   composer, dance arranger
  Still, William Grant (b. 1895 d. 1978)   arranger, composer
  Stockhausen, Karlheinz (b. 1928)   composer, conductor
  Strauss, Richard (Georg) (b. 1864 d. 1949)   composer, conductor
  Stravinsky, Igor (Fyodorovich) (b. 1882 d. 1971)   composer, compositore
  Subotnik, Morton (b. 1933)   composer, musicista
  Suk, Josef (b. 1874)   composer, compositore
  Surinach, Carlos (b. 1915)   composer, compositore
  Sutermeister, Heinrich (b. 1910)   composer, Komponist
  Sydeman, William (Jay) (b. 1928)   composer
  Szymanowski, Karol (Maciej) (b. 1882)   composer, compositeur
  Takemitsu, Toru (b. 1930)   composer
  Tal, Josef (b. 1910)   composer, piano
  Talma, Louise Juliette (b. 1906 a. 1922)   composer, piano
  Tansman, Alexandre (b. 1897 d. 1986)   composer, compositore
  Tcherepnin, Alexander (Nikolayevich) (b. 1899 d. 1977)   composer, orchestra
  Thompson, Randall (b. 1899 d. 1984)   composer, musicisti
  Thomson, Virgil (Garnett) (b. 1896 d. 1989)   composer, musicisti
  Tippett, Michael (Kemp) (b. 1905)   composer, Dirigent
  Toch, Ernst (b. 1887 d. 1964)   composer, compositore
  Trimble, Lester (Albert) (b. 1923 d. 1986)   composer, critic
  Varese, Edgard [Edgar] (Victor Achille Charles) (b. 1883 d. 1965)   composer, fire sirens
  Vaughan Williams, Ralph (b. 1872 d. 1958)   composer, compositore
  Villa-Lobos, Heitor (b. 1887)   composer, compositore
  Walton, William (Turner) (b. 1902 d. 1983)   composer, compositore
  Ward, Robert (Eugene) (b. 1917)   composer, teacher
  Webern, Anton (Friedrich Wilhelm von) (b. 1883)   composer, Dirigent
  Weill, Kurt (Julian) (b. 1900 d. 1950)   author, composer
  Weisgall, Hugo (David) (b. 1912)   composer
  Wernick, Richard (b. 1934)   composer
  Wuorinen, Charles (b. 1938)   composer, conductor
  Xenakis, Iannis (b. 1922)   composer, composition
  Zador, Eugene [Jeno] (b. 1894 d. 1977)   composer

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