The complete book of 20th century music.


New York, Prentice-Hall [1952] .

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Subjects Compositeurs -- Biographies.
Music
Music -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Music appreciation.
Musique -- 20e siècle.
Muziek.
Description xxv, 498 pages 24 cm
Copyright Date [1952]
Notes Also issued online.
Contents Aaron Copland : Music for the theatre ; El Salon Mexico ; Billy the kid ; A Lincoln portrait ; Appalachian spring ; Symphony numbers 3 ; Concerto for clarinet and string orchestra -- Henry Cowell : Tales of our countryside ; Hymn and fuguing tune numbers 2 ; Short symphony (no. 4) -- Paul Creston : Threnody ; Two choric dances ; Symphony numbers 1 ; Symphony numbers 2 ; Concerto for piano and orchestra ; Symphony numbers 3 ("three mysteries") ; Symphony numbers 4 -- Luigi Dallapiccola : Marsia ; Il Prigioniero -- Claude Debussy : Pelleas et Melisande ; Estampes ; Fetes Galantes (II) ; L 'Ile Joyeuse ; Suite bergamasque ; La Mer ; Images (for piano) ; Children's corner ; Images (for orchestra) ; Trois Balades de Villon ; Preludes ; En blanc et noir ; Etudes ; Sonata numbers 3 for violin and piano -- Frederick Delius : A village Romeo and Juliet ; Sea-drift ; A mass of life ; Brigg fair ; In a summer garden ; A song of the high hills ; On hearing the first cuckoo in spring ; Summer night on the river ; Song of summer -- Norman Dello Joio : Concerto for harp and orchestra ; Ricercari ; Variations, Chaconne, and finale ; New York profiles -- David Diamond : Rounds ; Symphony numbers 3 ; Symphon numbers 4 ; Romeo and Juliet -- Ernst von Dohnanyi : Suite in f-sharp minor ; Variations on a nursery theme ; Ruralia Hungarica -- Paul Dukas : Ariane et Barbe-Bleu ; La Peri -- Edward Elgar : Cockaigne ; The dream of Gerontius ; Pomp and circumstance ; Introduction and allegro ; Symphony numbers 1 in a-flat major ; Concerto in b minor for violin and orchestra ; Symphony numbers 2 in e-flat major -- Georges Enesco : Symphony numbers 1 in e-flat major ; Rumanian rhapsodies nos. 1 and 2 ; Suite numbers 2 in c major -- Manuel de Falla : La vida breve ; Nights in the gardens of Spain (noches en los Jardines de Espana) ; El amor brujo (love the magician) ; The three-cornered hat (el sombrero de tres picos) ; Concerto for harpsichord, flute, oboe, clarinet, violin, and cello -- Gabriel Faure : Nocturnes (nos. 9-13) ; Las chanson d' eve ; Preludes ; Quintet numbers 2 ; L' Horizon chimerique ; Quartet in e minor -- Arthur Foote : Suite in e major ; A night piece -- Lukas Foss : The prairie ; The song of anguish ; The song of songs -- Jean Francaix : Concertino for piano and orchestra ; Concerto for piano and orchestra ; L' apostrophe
Dmitri Kabalevsky : Symphony numbers 2 ; Concerto numbers 2 in g minor for piano and orchestra ; Colas Breugnon ; The comedians ; Sonata numbers 3 for piano ; Concerto for violin and orchestra -- Aram Khatchaturian : Symphony numbers 1 ; Concerto for piano and orchestra ; concerto for violin and orchestra ; Masquerade ; Gayne ; Symphony numbers 2 ; Concerto for violoncello and orchestra -- Zoltan Kodaly : Psalmus Hungaricus ; Hary Janos ; Dances of Marosszek ; Dances of Galanta ; Te Deum -- Ernst Krenek : Jonny spielt auf ; concerto numbers 3 for piano and orchestra ; Symphony numbers 4 ; Symphony numbers 5 -- Anatol Liadov : Baba-yaga ; Eight Russian folk songs ; The enchanted lake ; Kikimora -- Charles Martin Loeffler : A pagan poem ; Music for four stringed instruments ; Memories of my childhood ; Evocation -- Nikolai Lopatnikoff : Concerto for violin and orchestra ; Sinfornietta -- Gustav Mahler : Symphony numbers 4 in g major ; Kindertotenlieder ; Symphony numbers 5 in c-sharp minor ; Das Lied von der ERde ; Symphony numbers 9 -- Gian Francesco Malipiero : Rispetti e Strambotti ; Sonata a Tre ; La Passione ; Symphony numbers 2 ("Elegica") ; Symphony no. 4 ("in memoriam") -- Frank Martin : Petite symphonie concertante ; Concerto for seven winds and orchestra -- Bohuslav Martinu : Concerto grosso ; Double concerto ; Symphony no. 1 ; Concerto for violin and orchestra ; Symphony no. 2 -- Daniel Gregory Mason : Chanticleer ; Symphony no. 2 ; symphony no. 3 ("Lincoln") -- Harl McDonald : "Rhumba" ; Three Hebrew poems ; Saga of the Mississippi -- Nicolas Medtner : Concerto no. 1 in c minor for piano and orchestra ; Fairy tales -- Gian-Carlo Menotti : Amelia goes to the ball ; The old maid and the thief ; The medium ; The telephone ; The consul ; Amahl and the night visitors -- Oliver messiaen : Les offrandes oubliees ; L' Ascension ; Les visions de l' amen -- Nikolai Miaskovsky : Symphony no. 6 in e-flat minor ; Sinfonietta (op. 32 no. 2) ; Symphony no. 21 in f-sharp minor -- Francisco Mignone : "Congada" ; Four churches -- Darius Milhaud : Le Boeuf sur le Toit (the nothing-doing bar) ; Saudades do Brasil ; La creation du monde ; Quartet numbers 6 ; Suite provencale ; Symphony numbers 1 ; Concerto numbers 2 for piano and orchestra ; Suite Francaise ; Symphony numbers 2 ; Concerto numbers 2 for cello and orchestra ; Symphony numbers 3 ; Symphony numbers 4 ; Quartet numbers 14 ; Quartet numbers 15
George Gershwin : Rhapsody in Blue ; Concerto in f for the piano and orchestra ; Three preludes for piano ; An American in Paris ; Porgy and Bess -- Henry F. Gilbert : Dance in the place Congo ; Comedy overture on negro themes -- Alexander Glazunov : The seasons ; Concerto in a minor for violin and orchestra -- Reinhold Gliere : Symphony numbers 3 in b minor (Ilia Mourometz) ; The red poppy -- Morton Gould : Spirituals ; Interplay (American concertette) ; Fall river legend ; Philharmonic waltzes ; Symphony numbers 3 -- Alexander Gretchaninoff : Messa Oecumenica (Ecumenical mass) ; Symphony numbers 5 -- Charles T. Griffes : The white peacock ; The plearue dome of Kubla Khan -- Ferde Grofe : Mississippi suite ; Grand Canyon suite -- Louis Gruenberg : The emperor Jones ; Concerto for violin and orchestra -- Camargo Guarnieri : Albertura concertante ; Symphony numbers 1 -- Howard Hanson : Symphony numbers 1 ("Nordic") ; The lament for Beowulf ; Symphony no. 2 ("Romantic") ; Merry mount ; Symphony no. 3 ; Symphony no. 4 -- Roy Harris : Quartet no. 3 ; Quintet for piano and strings ; Symphony no. 3 ; Symphony no. 4. ("Folk song") ; Symphony no. 5 ; Symphony no. 6 -- Paul Hindemith : Quartet no. 3 ; Quartet no. 4 ; Chamber music (Kammermusik) ; Mathis der Maler ; Der Schwanendreher ; Noblissima vision ; Concerto for violin and orchestra ; Theme with variations according to the four temperaments ; Symphony in e-flat major ; Quartet no. 5 in e-flat major ; Symphonic metamorphoses on a theme by Carl Maria von Weber ; Concerto for piano and orchestra ; Symphonia serena -- Gustav Holst : St. Paul's suite ; The planets -- Arthurs Honegger : Pastorale d' Ete ; King David (Le Roi David) ; Pacific 231 ; Concertino for piano and orchestra ; Joan of arc at the stake (Jeanne d' Arc au Bucher) ; Symphony no. 2 ; Symphony no. 3 ("Litergique") ; Symphony no. 5 -- Jacques Ibert : Escales ; Divertissement ; Concertino da camera for alto saxophone and orchestra -- Vincent D' Indy : Symphony no. 2 in b-flat major ; Summer day on the mountain -- Charles Ives : Symphony no. 3 ; Three places in New England ; Sonata no. 2 for piano ("Concord, mass: 1840-60") -- Leos Janacek : Jenufa ; Taras Bulba ; Sinfonietta
Isaac Albeniz : Iberia -- George Antheil : Symphony numbers 4 "1942" ; Sonata numbers 4 for piano ; Symphony numbers 6 -- Kurt Atterberg : Symphony numbers 4 in g minor ; A Varmland rhapsody -- Samuel Barber : Symphony numbers 1 ; Adagio for strings ; Essays nos. 1 and 2 ; Symphony ne. 2 ; Concerto for cello and orchestra ; Medea (cave of the heart) ; Sonata in e-flat minor for piano -- Bela Bartok : Quartet numbers 2 in a minor ; Concerto numbers 2 for piano and orchestra ; Music for strings, percussion, and celesta ; Concerto for violin and orchestra ; Concerto for orchestra ; Concerto numbers 3 for piano and orchestra -- Arnold Bax : In the Faery Hills ; November woods ; Tintagel ; Quintet for oboe and strings ; Symphony numbers 3 ; Overture to a picaresque comedy -- Alban Berg : Wozzeck ; Chamber concerto ; Lyric suite ; Concerto for violin and orchestra -- Leonard Bernstein : Jeremiah symphony ; Fancy free ; Age of anxiety ; Trouble in Tahiti -- Arthur Bliss : Music for strings ; Checkmate ; Concerto in b-flat major for piano and orchestra -- Marc Blitzstein : The cradle will rock ; Symphony: the airborne ; Regina -- Ernest Bloch : Israel symphony ; Quartet numbers 1 ; Schelomo ; Quintet for piano and strings ; Baal Shem ; Concerto grosso ; A voice in the wilderness ; Concerto for violin and orchestra ; Quartet numbers 2 ; Concerto symphonique -- Benjamin Britten : Variations on a theme of Frank Bridge ; Concerto numbers 1 for piano and orchestra ; Les illuminations ; Sinfonia da requiem ; A ceremony of carols ; Serenade ; Peter Grimes ; Quartet numbers 2 ; The young person's guide to the orchestra ; The rape of Lucretia ; Albert Herring ; Spring symphony ; Billy Budd -- Ferroccio Busoni : Doctor Faust -- John Alden Carpenter : Adventures in a perambulator ; Skyscrapers ; Sea-drift -- Alredo Casella : Italia ; La Giara ; Partita -- Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco : ORverture to Twelfth Night ; Concerto numbers 2 for piano and orchestra ; Cipressi -- Carlos Chavez : Sinfonia de Antigona ; Concerto numbers 1 for piano and orchestra ; Toccata for percussion instruments
Italo Montemezzi : L' amore dei tre re -- Douglas Moore : The pageant of P. T. Barnum ; Quartet ; The devil and Daniel Webster ; Symphony numbers 2 in a major -- Gabriel Pierne : The children's Crusade ; Cydalise and the satyr -- Willem Pijper : Symphony numbers 3 -- Walter Piston : The incredible flutist ; Symphony numbers 2 ; Quartet numbers 3 ; Symphony numbers 3 -- Ildebrando Pizzetti : Sonata in a major for violin and piano ; Fra Gherardo ; Concerto dell' Estate ; Rondo Veneziano -- Quincy Porter : Quartet numbers 4 ; Quartet numbers 7 ; Concerto for viola and orchestra -- Francis Poulenc : Le bestiaire (the bestiary) ; Concert champetre ; Concerto in d minor for two pianos and orchestra ; Sonata in d major for violin and piano ; Sinfonietta -- Serge Prokofiev : Concerto numbers 1 in d major for violin and orchestra ; Scythian suite ("Ala and Lolli") ; Classical symphony ; The love for three oranges ; Concerto numbers 3 in c major for piano and orchestra ; The age of steel (le pas d' acier) ; Quartet numbers 1 ; Concerto numbers 5 in g major for piano and orchestra ; Lieutenant Kije ; Concerto numbers 2 in g minor for violin and orchestra ; Romeo and Juliet ; Peter and the wolf ; Alexander Nevsky ; War and peace ; quartet numbers 2 in f major ; Sonata numbers 7 for piano ; Sonata in d major for violin and piano ; Symphony numbers 5 ; Symphony numbers 6 in e-flat minor -- Giacomo Puccini : MAdama Butterfly ; Gianni Schicchi ; Turandot -- Sergei Rachmaninoff : Concerto numbers 2 in c minor for piano and orchestra ; Symphony numbers 2 in e minor; The isle of the dead ; Concerto numbers 3 in d minor for piano and orchestra ; Preludes ; Concerto numbers 4 in g minor for piano and orchestra ; Rhapsody on a theme of pagnini ; Symphony numbers 3 in a minor ; Symphonic dances -- Maurice Ravel : Jeux d' Eau ; Quartet in f major ; Miroirs ; Sonatina for piano ; Introduction and allegro ; Rapsodie espagnole ; Gaspard de la nuit ; L' Heure espagnole ; Mother goose (ma mere l'oye) ; Valses novles et sentimentales ; Daphins et Chloe ; Trio in a minor ; Le tombeau de Couperin ; La valse ; L' enfant et les sortileges (the child and the sorcerers) ; Tzigane ; Bolero ; Concerto in g major for piano and orchestra ; Concerto for the left hand -- Max Roger : Four tone-poems after Bocklin ; Variations and Fugue on a theme by Mozart -- Ottorino Respighi : The fountains of Rome ; Concerto Gregoriano for violin and orchestra ; Concerto for piano and orchestra ; The pines of Rome ; Roman festivals ; Toccata -- Silvestre Revueltas : Caminos ; Sensemaya
Jean Rivier : Symphony numbers 3 in g minor -- Manuel Rosenthal : La fete du vin ; Musicque de table -- Alberto Roussel : Le Festin d' Araignee (the spider's banquet) ; Suite in f major for orchestra ; Bacchus et Ariane ; Symphony numbers 3 in g minor ; Symphony numbers 4 -- Lazare Saminsky : Symphony numbers 4 ; The daughter of Jephtha -- Erik Satie : Parade -- Florent Schmitt : Psalm ; Quintet in b minor for piano and strings ; The tragedy of Salome -- Arnold Schoenberg : Gurre-Lieder ; Pierrot Lunaire ; Verklaerte Nacht (transfigured night) ; Quartet numbers 3 ; Quartet numbers 4 ; Concerto for piano and orchestra ; Ode to Napoleon ; Theme and variations ; A survivor from Warsaw -- William Schuman : American festival overture ; Quartet numbers 3 ; Symphony numbers 3 ; A free song ; Symphony numbers 5 ; Undertow ; Concerto for violin an dorchestra ; Symphony numbers 6 -- Alexander Scriabin : The divine poem (symphony numbers 3) ; Poem of ecstasy (symphony numbers 4); Prometheus : the poem of fire (symphony numbers 5) ; Etudes ; Preludes ; Sonatas -- Roger Sessions : Concerto in b minor for violin and orchestra ; Symphony numbers 2 -- Dmitri Shostakovich : Symphony numbers 1 ; Concerto in c minor for piano and orchestra ; Preludes ; Sonata for cello and piano ; Symphony numbers 5 ; Symphony numbers 6 ; Quintet for piano and strings ; Symphony numbers 7 ; Symphony numbers 8 ; Sonata numbers 2 for piano; Quartet numbers 2 ; Symphony numbers 9 ; Song of the forests -- Jean Sibelius : Finlandia ; Symphony numbers 2 in d major ; Concerto in d minor for violin and orchestra ; Valse Triste ; Symphony numbers 3 in c major ; Symphony numbers 4 in a minor ; Symphony numbers 5 in e-flat major ; Symphony numbers 6 ; Symphony numbers 7 in c major ; Tapiola -- Elie Siegmeister : Ozark set ; Wilderness road ; Symphony numbers 1 -- Richard Strauss : Sinfonia domestica ; Salome ; Elektra ; Der rosekavalier ; Ariadne auf Naxos ; Le bourgeois gentilhomme ; metamophosen -- Igor Stravinsky : The fire-bird (l 'oiseau de feu) ; Petrushka ; The rite of spring (le sacre du printemps) ; The song of the nightingale (le cant du rossignol) ; The soldier's tale (l' histoire du soldat) ; Pulcinella ; Mavra ; The wedding (les noces) ; Concerto for piano and wind orchestra ; Oedipus rex ; Apollon musagete (Apollo, leader of the muses) ; Capriccio ; Symphony of the psalms ; Concerto in d major for violin and orchestra ; Persephone ; Card game (jeu de cartes) ; Concerto in e-flat major ("Dumbarton oaks") ; Symphony in c major ; Ode ; Symphony in three movements ; Concerto in d major for strings ; Mass ; Orpheus ; The rake's progress
Karol Szymanowski : Metopes ; Etudes ; Stabat mater ; Harnasie ; Symphonie concertante numbers 2 ; Concerto numbers 2 for violin and orchestra -- Alexandre Tansman : Triptyque ; Symphony numbers 5 ; Symphony numbers 7 ; Ricercari -- Deems Taylor : Through the looking glass ; The king's henchmen ; Peter Ibbetson -- Randal l Thompson : Symphony numbers 2 ; The peaceable kingdom ; Alleluia ; The testament of freedom ; Symphony numbers 3 in a minor -- Virgil Thomson : Four saints in three acts ; The other of us all ; Louisiana story -- Ernst Toch Concerto numbers 2 for piano and orchestra ; Big ben ; Pinocchio, a merry overture ; Hyperion -- Vincenzo Tommasini : Tuscan landscapes ; Prelude, fanfare, and fugue ; The carnival of Venice -- Joaquin Turna : La precesion del Rocio ; L' orscion del Torero ; Danzas fantasticas -- Ralph Vaughan Williams : Norfold rhapsody numbers 1 in emionr ; Fantasia on a theme by Thomas Tallis ; Fantasia on Christmas carols ; A London symphony ; Pastoral symphony ; Symphony numbers 4 in f minor ; Symphony numbers 5 in d major ; Symphony numbers 6 in e minor -- Heitor Villa-Lobos : Uirapuru (the enchanted bird) ; Choros nos. 1-13 ; Rudepoema ; Bachianas Brasileiras ; Quartet numbers 6 in e major (Brazilian quartet numbers 2) ; Madona ; Mandu-Carara -- William Walton : Portsmouth point ; Façade ; Sinfonia concertante ; Belshazzar's feast ; Symphony numbers 1 ; Quartet in a minor ; Concerto for violin and orchestra ; Scapino -- Anton Webern : Six bagatelles ; Symphony -- Kurt Weill : Down in the valley -- Jaromir Weinberger : Schwanda, the bagpipe player ; Christmas overture ; The legend of sleepy hollow ; Under the spreading chestnut tree -- Ermanno Wolf-Ferrari : Chamber symphony ; The secret of Suzanne ; The jewels of the Madonna.
Genre Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)912338
(OCoLC)ocm00912338
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WorldCat Identities Ewen, David, 1907-1985.
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