Three Questions for Sixty five Composers

Master interviewer Bálint András Varga poses three probing questions to renowned contemporary composers about their work, and carefully renders their answers in their own words.

Three Questions for Sixty five Composers

Author: Bálint András Varga

Publisher: University Rochester Press

ISBN: 1580463797

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Master interviewer Bálint András Varga poses three probing questions to renowned contemporary composers about their work, and carefully renders their answers in their own words.

George Rochberg American Composer

... and Art Deniz Ertan Harry Partch: Hobo Composer S. Andrew Granade Leon
Kirchner: Composer, Performer, and Teacher Robert Riggs The Sea on Fire:
Jean Barraqué Paul Griffiths Three Questions for Sixty-Five Composers Bálint
András ...

George Rochberg  American Composer

Author: Amy Lynn Wlodarski

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Based on private diaries, correspondence, and unpublished writings, George Rochberg, American Composer, reveals the impact of personal trauma on the creative and intellectual work of a leading postmodern composer.

Composer

We have had audiences of sixty - we have also had an audience of four . ... Avant
Garde in British Music 1900-39 " raised interesting questions about how we view
many composers of that period ... Holloway's dramatic Five Little Songs about
Death , Cardew's The Turtle Dove and a characteristically disarming work ... The
programme included two works , Beethoven's op 18 No.2 , and Frank Stiles '
Quartet No.3 , an promising , imposing work lasting nearly three - quarters of an
hour .

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The Musical Woman

Never , at any time , has there been a question of discrimination toward a
composer of any nationality for political reasons ... countries and from five
centuries , and in 1982 the fourth festival presented works by sixty - five
composers from twenty ... As of 1982 , four festivals have taken place , three in
Rome and one in Venice .

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Records in Review

It is a valid question whether enough of the coming generation of record buyers
can be inoculated with the bug to ensure ... EMI has assembled ninety - three
selections by sixtyfive composers , from King Richard the Lion - Hearted to
Boulez .

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Private Lives of the Great Composers Conductors and Musical Artistes of the World

Massenet ' s Manon in fifty - five years was performed 1 , 700 times ; Thomas ' s
Mignon in sixty years , and Hérold ' s Le Pré ... Operatic statistics in Italy , owing to
the stagione - system , are rather out of the question , and the numbers of Verdi or
Puccini performances can hardly be guessed . ... Three brilliant national operas
achieved immense popularity in their own · THE WARD FOR INCURABLES 131.

Private Lives of the Great Composers  Conductors and Musical Artistes of the World

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handel ariodante

Among recent releases which provide that forward push is that from Kyung Sun
Lee and Brian Suits ( Fanfare 17 : 3 ) ... They call into question Gluck's claim and
reputation as the reformer of opera . ... It had appeared as far back as 1724 and
was eventually set to music by some sixty - five composers , including Handel ...

handel ariodante

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Musical News and Herald

THoMAs CRAMP, of Hastings, who will be eighty years of age this month and is
totally blind, has just completed sixty-five years' association with Holy Trinity
Church, Hastings, where he has acted as assistant organist and organist.

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The Oxford Companion to Music

The Bouffons performed in Paris from 1752 BOSANQUET , R. See Colour and
Music 3 ; Keyboard 3 ; Temperament 3 . to 1754. ... followed by comic operas of
other in 1861 , and died on the Atlantic in 1925 , aged Italian composers . sixty -
three . ... Lully , dead sixty - five years before , and , espeSee reference under
Applause 6 ; Malipiero . cially , Rameau ( q.v. ) ... and comthe fighting was as hot
as though it were over posed operas and ( for the Norwich Festival of some
question of ...

The Oxford Companion to Music

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Etude

In developing the answers to these questions , Miss Bampton presents a most
challenging discussion . ... Verdi's rise from his Humphrey Searle is an English
boyhood in a little Italian town , Le theorist and composer , a pupil of Roncole (
1813 ) ... indeed , to Mr. Merriam it must be at least sixty - five years since it came
into existence in old New Orleans . ... Here is a book which locates over three
thousand articles and books , which have appeared in print , pertaining
exclusively to jazz .

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Includes music.

Copyright Law Symposium

Question three was the sixty - four dollar question , and asked : " If such action
would have lain at common law , is it taken away by the Statute ... The judges
voted by a one vote margin , six - to - five , to reverse the principle underlying
Millar v .

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Essays submitted by W.L. Pforzheimer, Paul Gitlin, Nathan Cohen, E. DeMatt Henderson, T.O. Shelton and others.

Family Growth Growing Together

Most painters and composers , however , do their best work before the age of
thirty - five . ... of most of the nation ' s top - flight executives range between fifty -
five and sixty . 3 . A person can learn anything more quickly during the early
twenties ...

Family Growth Growing Together

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Publisher: David C Cook Distribution

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Family Growth Electives brings together adults from similar life stages and situations to share the major concerns of their lives. Choose from seven titles to draw adults into open conversations that provide collective wisdom and insight on marriage and family matters. Each elective includes reproducible group member resources -- a real money saver!

The Sonneck Society Bulletin

ASOL statistics for the seasons 1987 - 1988 through 1991 - 1992 indicate that
few American composers are heard with any regularity . Barber , Copland , and
Bernstein ( BBC ) lead the way , each represented by 2 to 3 percent of the
subscription performances . ... Works by these five composers , plus music by
Gershwin , Harbison , Corigliano , Carter , and Schuman were present in less
than 14 percent of subscription ... To the question " Which type of music do you
primarily listen to ?

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The Monthly Musical Record

for the privilege of hearing three conductors , even Aspelmayer , Toeschi , Beck ,
Witzthumb , van Maldere , if model performances were guaranteed ? ... There in
musical histories and dictionaries , but have hardly might be questions of
precedence , and A might resent appeared in ... sixty - five and thirty - nine similar
works , of these two composers is given a hearing , and still and two of the most
popular ...

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The Etude

Of the sixty - seven of 150 recital programs sent in from all parts of the country ,
presented , fifty - five were given over to the ... There was a great increase in the
compositions That is a question which many teachers are asking now . of French
and Belgian composers , as also in the ... in the new audit , while that of Weber
comes in for three The teacher knows that discipline at such a time of the counts .

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A monthly journal for the musician, the music student, and all music lovers.

American Composers

I told him I wanted to record the first five verses of Genesis with Jews from
Kurdistan , Iraq , and India . We went for dinner one night at the home of a
Yemenite Jew about sixty or sixty - five who had a couple of younger sons who ' d
just come out of the Israeli army . ... STRICKLAND : You just mentioned Arvo Pärt
, and this leads me to the question I know you ' ve been waiting for , having heard
it roughly ten ... Even In C can have fifty - three voices , which beats 44 | American
Composers.

American Composers

Author: Edward Strickland

Publisher: Bloomington : Indiana University Press

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..". Strickland's own deep involvement with the works of these composers [is] revealed by the questions and comments he poses in an appreciative, Paterian way. His profound pleasure in these works also leads him to scrutinize and challenge them intimately." -- Publishers Weekly "This is an indispensable book about American music... " -- Fanfare ..". exhilarating... Any of the interviews in American Composers will stimulate your curiosity and appetite."A -- Hungry Mind Review ..". not only engaging, but also a useful representation of the major compositional styles of the 1980s and their corresponding practitioners." -- Notes Philip Glass, Keith Jarrett, Meredith Monk, and eight other active American composers reveal a broad spectrum of musical personalities in these candid, in-depth conversations. Witty and articulate, their remarks convey the great vitality, diversity, and distinctiveness of today's American music.

Programme

For despite repeated critical accusations of sterility and an apathetic public
response , many composers rallied to the new cause of neo - classicism . ...
structural peculiarities of works like Scènes de Ballet , Ebony Concerto and
especially the recent Sym . phony in Three Movements ... Isn't it surprising that , at
the age of sixty - five , Stravinsky is still writing problem music ? ... But perhaps
the most impressive point of all is that over and beyond the questions of problem
or influence there ...

Programme

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Job Family Series

three hundred pages , a union copyist will charge up to a thousand dollars for its
tran - scription into what is called ' autograph . ' So the composer does it himself ...
This paper , at 25 cents a page , costs sixty - five dollars . Music calligraphy , a ...

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Cultural News from Germany

47 - year - old Swedish composer Ingvar Lidholm was the orchestral piece “
Poesia " which he completed in 1963. ... To mark the sixty - fifth birthday of Boris
Blacher the Deutsche Oper Berlin in conjunction with the Berlin Academy of Arts
held a matinée ... His particular interest in questions of rhythm also led him early
to compose a number of ballets . ... Edgar Varèse's final work , “ Déserts ” for wind
, piano , percussion and three tape interpolations , gains by the revision
undertaken in ...

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