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The Composer's Legacy
Language: en
Pages: 376
Authors: Michael DeStefano
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-11-06 - Publisher: Page Publishing Inc

Esteemed California music professor David Whealy is drawn to the other side of the country to investigate the circumstances behind his unexpected inheritance. As David probes deeper into the secrets of his benefactor, James Burton West, he finds more than just a wealth of unpublished music on the order of
The Composer's Legacy
Language: en
Pages: 370
Authors: Michael Destefano
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-12-11 - Publisher: Xlibris Corporation

"Celebrated music professor David Whealy from the University of California Davis becomes the recipient of an unexpected inheritance from a complete stranger on the opposite side of the country. As David explores the secrets of his mysterious benefactor, James Burton West, he finds more than just a remodeled home on
Debussy's Legacy and the Construction of Reputation
Language: en
Pages: 208
Authors: Marianne Wheeldon
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-05-29 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

Today, Claude Debussy's position as a central figure in twentieth-century concert music is secure, and scholarship has long taken for granted the enduring musical and aesthetic contributions of his compositions. Yet this was not always the case. Unknown to many concert-goers and music scholars is the fact that for years
An Imperishable Heritage: British Choral Music from Parry to Dyson
Language: en
Pages: 354
Authors: Stephen Town
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-04-15 - Publisher: Routledge

The rehabilitation of British music began with Hubert Parry and Charles Villiers Stanford. Ralph Vaughan Williams assisted in its emancipation from continental models, while Gerald Finzi, Edmund Rubbra and George Dyson flourished in its independence. Stephen Town's survey of Choral Music of the English Musical Renaissance is rooted in close
Joaquín Rodrigo
Language: en
Pages: 212
Authors: Walter Aaron Clark
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-05-31 - Publisher: Routledge

Joaquín Rodrigo: A Research and Information Guide catalogues and summarizes the musical works and related literature of Joaquín Rodrigo (1901–99), perhaps the most important Spanish composer of concert music in the second half of the twentieth century. The guide provides annotated bibliographic entries for both primary and secondary sources, detailing