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Aaron Copland / [by] Arthur Berger.

Author/creator Berger, Arthur, 1912-2003
Format Book and Print
Publication InfoWestport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 1971, ©1953.
Descriptionvii, 120 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Subject(s)
Contents I. The man : Early musical training ; Paris and Boulanger ; Repatriation ; Cycle of departures and returns ; Extracurricular activities ; The days of the select audiences ; Appeal to a wider public ; The years of success -- II. The music : The stages of Copland's development ; Copland's economy of means ; The variations as focal point ; Jazz influence ; Declamatory style ; Copland's use of folk music ; The rehabilitation of the triad and Copland's method of chord-building ; The third symphony ; Period of consolidation ; Copland and Hollywood ; Copland's Americanism and influence.
Local noteLightly marked. Stuart Wright Book Collection #139A.4. See also related manuscript material in the Stuart Wright Collection, #1169, in Joyner Library Special Collections.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references (pages 107-116).
Acquisitions source Purchased from Stuart Wright, 2011
Issued in other formOnline version: Berger, Arthur, 1912-2003. Aaron Copland. Westport, Conn., Greenwood Press [1971, ©1953]
LCCN 79136055
ISBN0837152054
ISBN9780837152059

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