Transcribed for band by William E. Rhoads.
Transcribed for band by William E. Rhoads. A newly-available conductor score for this popular work for concert band.
Vivid portraits of three significant American composers whose works have largely been forgotten since their death. This rare look at these composers, all active in New York, includes biographies, studies of style, and a look at their works. The CD contains music by each. With an introduction and…
Based on the orchestra version by William Schuman.
Commissioned by the Julliard School of Music, William Schuman, President, on the occcasion of its fiftieth anniversary celebration, and dedicated to the memory of William Kapell.
…and performance. This volume focuses on three works: Second Suite in F / Gustav Holst -- Chester Overture for Band / William Schuman -- George Washington Bridge / William Schuman. This revised edition includes teacher guides and student workbooks. With an introduction and six appendices. Music…
Hanani performs the Jamestown Concerto by William Perry; A Song of Orpheus by William Schuman; and Concerto for Cello and Orchestra by Virgil Thomson. With the RTE National Symphony Orchestra, Ireland.
Compiled by Gary Arvin. Songs by Samuel Barber, Paul Bowles, Theodore Chanler Ernest Charles, John Duke, Richard Hageman, Charles Ives, John Jacob Niles, Gladys Rich, William Roy, William Schuman. Includes access to online audio.
Compiled by Gary Arvin. Songs by Barber, Paul Bowles, Theodore Chanler, John Duke, Richard Hageman, Charles Ives, John Jacob Niles, Gladys Rich, William Roy, William Schuman. Includes access to online audio.
In this valuable book, Fennell shares his insights into seven works by Vincent Persichetti, Richard Wagner, Howard Hanson, William Schuman, Gustav Holst, and John Barnes Chance. With a foreword, music examples, and black & white photos.
A collection of arias from operas (and a few musicals) by composers including Mark Adamo, Samuel Barber, William Bolcom, John Harbison, Lee Hoiby, Jerome Kern, Douglas Moore, Richard Rodgers, William Schuman, Virgil Thomson and others. With a preface and notes on the music.
With a foreword by Allan McMurray and a preface. Descriptions of several works which arrange or incorporate hymns and other religious tunes. Includes music by Frank Ticheli, William Schuman, David Gillingham, Vincent Persichetti and many others. All works were in print at time of press.
Copland's book remains one of the most insightful introductions to music in recent decades. This edition includes a new appreciation by Leonard Slatkin, as well as the original introduction by William Schuman and a foreword and epilogue by Alan Rich. Index. Music examples.
…-- Pierrot Lunaire / Arnold Schoenberg -- Symphony no. 3 / William Schuman -- Symphony no. 7 / Dmitri Shostakovich -- Salome's dance / Richard Strauss -- Capriccio for piano and orchestra ; The firebird ballet ; Le rossignol / Igor Stravinsky -- Fac¸ade / William Walton. With a foreword.
…The Pasture. John Jacob Niles: Black is the color of my true love's hair -- Go 'way from my window -- The Lass from the Low Countree. Gladys Rich: American Lullaby. William Roy: This Little Rose. John Sacco: Brother Will, Brother John. William Schuman: Holiday Song -- Orpheus with his lute.
…Ives -- The Green Dog / Herbert Kingsley -- The Pasture / Charles Naginski -- Black Is the Color of My True Love's Hair / John Jacob Niles -- Go 'Way From My Window / Niles -- Brother Will, Brother John / John Sacco -- Holiday Song / William Schuman. The CD contains recorded piano accompaniments.