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Writings about Henry Cowell

Martha L. Manion

Writings about Henry Cowell

an annotated bibliography

by Martha L. Manion

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Published by Institute for Studies in American Music, Conservatory of Music, Brooklyn College of the City University of New York in Brooklyn, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cowell, Henry, 1897-1965 -- Bibliography

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementMartha L. Manion.
    SeriesI.S.A.M. monographs ;, no. 16
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsML134.C69 M3 1982
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 368 p. :
    Number of Pages368
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3514650M
    ISBN 100914678175
    LC Control Number82081925

      ESSENTIAL COWELL: Selected Writings on Music, By Henry Cowell, Edited by Dick Higgins, McPherson & Co.: pp., $ Download Article → Henry Cowell (–) believed that contemporary composers must learn “to live and to create” in the “whole world of music.” With this goal in mind, Cowell challenged the hegemony of the Western musical canon and explored a wide variety of "new musical resources"—the title of his well-known treatise on twentieth century compositional techniques.

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Essential Cowell: Selected Writings on Music Hardcover – Febru by Henry Cowell (Author) › Visit Amazon's Henry Cowell Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author.

Are you an author. Learn about Author Central Author: Henry Cowell. Writings about Henry Cowell. Brooklyn, N.Y.: Institute for Studies in American Music, Conservatory of Music, Brooklyn College of the City University of New York, © (OCoLC) Named Person: Henry Cowell; Henry Cowell: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Martha L Manion.

Aside from his famous book, New Musical Resources, however, Henry Cowell's many essays, reviews, manifestos, and other writings have never been gathered and published in book form. In the thirty-five years since Cowell's death, he has attained a significant position as a composer (there are over CD recordings available); live concerts.

Since its original publication inHenry Cowell's New Musical Resources has become recognized as one of the few seminal technical studies to be written by a twentieth-century composer.

InVirgil Thomson hailed it as "a classic." For this new edition, David Nicholls has provided an explanatory essay and annotations to Cowell's by: This series contains writings and research carried out by Sidney Cowell that were mostly unrelated to Henry Cowell.

It includes her autobiographical unpublished manuscript Chapbook Of Cheer and a manuscript about animals, Many Nations. Small portions of the former may deal with Henry Cowell.

The series also contains some research on folk music. Henry Cowell, in full Henry Dixon Cowell, (born MaMenlo Park, California, U.S.—died DecemShady, New York), American composer who, with Charles Ives, was among the most innovative American composers of the 20th century.

Cowell grew up in poverty in San Francisco and on family farms in Kansas, Iowa, and Oklahoma. He acquired a piano at and the following. Essential Cowell: selected writings on music by Henry Cowell (Book) 11 editions published between and in English and held by WorldCat member libraries worldwide.

Sub-series 6: Sidney Cowell Writings on Henry Cowell's Prison Years, Series VII: Organizations, and undated Series VIII: Writings By Henry Cowell, ca.

and undated Sub-series 1: Published Books, and undated Sub-series 2: Published Articles, and undated. Henry Cowell ( maaliskuuta Menlo Park, Kalifornia – joulukuuta Shady, Ulster County, New York) oli yhdysvaltalainen säveltäjä, pianisti, teoreetikko ja opettaja.Hän oli esiintymis- ja sävellysuransa alusta alkaen innovatiivinen taiteilija.

Hän pyrki yhdistämään tyylissään länsimaisia, aasialaisia ja afrikkalaisia vaikutteita. Hänen tuotantoonsa kuuluu muun. But it is the prescience of Cowell's writings, which this book documents, and his practical efforts on behalf of composers, American and otherwise, that made a lasting difference and can be.

Connecting the Dots: Henry and Sidney Cowell Writings in the Music Library Association Archives presents one of many musicological research possibilities in the Music Library Association documents and objects featured in this online exhibit are from the Music Library Association's records for Notes, the organization's quarterly journal since M book.

Read 4 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Mainly mesostics inspired by music, mushrooms, Marcel Duchamp, Merce Cunningham, M /5.

In this first full-length study of Henry Cowell, Michael Hicks shows how the maverick composer, writer, teacher, and performer built his career on the intellectual and aesthetic foundations of his parents, community, and teachersand exemplified the essence of bohemian California. Author of the highly influential New Musical Resources and a teacher of John Cage, Lou Harrison, and Burt 4/5(1).

Bruce Saylor’s book, The Writings of Henry Cowell: A Descriptive Bibliography, published inis an annotated source to the writings of Cowell. It includes entries in three sections: “Books,” “Articles,” and “Prefaces to Scores and Notes to Recordings of Music by Cowell.”.

E.B. Cowell has 80 books on Goodreads with ratings. E.B. Cowell’s most popular book is Buddhist Mahâyâna Texts. Henry Dixon Cowell (Ma – Decem ) was an American composer, music theorist, pianist, teacher, publisher, and impresario.

"Henry Cowell's music covers a wider range in both expression and technique than that of any other living composer. Buy Essential Cowell: Selected Writings on Music by Cowell, Henry, Higgins, Dick (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : Henry Cowell.

Henry Cowell, Dick Higgins ESSENTIAL COWELL: Selected Writings on Music 1st Edition 1st Printing Hardcover New York McPherson Near Fine in a Near Fine dust jacket.

Seller assumes all responsibility for this Rating: % positive. Henry Dixon Cowell was born on Main Menlo Park, California. Musical thinker, innovator, theorist, writer, pianist, teacher, and publisher; provocateur par excellence; propagandist and impresario who promoted and explained not only the new music of other, fellow composers within the Western tradition but the exotic musics of the.

Composer: Henry Cowell (Ma – Decem ) Pianist: Steffen Schleiermacher The Tides of Manaunaun The Hero Sun The Voice of Lir Small tone clusters played with. Henry Cowell Set of Five () A piece by composer Henry Cowell, recorded live on Friday, Novemduring Henry Cowell – The Whole World of Music, an event produced by Other Minds.

Location was the Presidio Chapel, San Francisco, CA. Performed by the Abel-Steinberg-Winant Trio.Henry Dixon Cowell >Henry Dixon Cowell () was an inventive and productive American >composer, pianist, teacher, and author.

Henry Cowell was born Main Menlo Park, Calif. A precocious pianist and violinist, he began composing by the age of 8. Henry Cowell confided to his wife the rage he still felt toward a father who had rejected him for so much of his life.

Henry searched for a father figure all of his life. The first of these was.