Conductors and Composers of Popular Orchestral Music: A by Naomi Musiker,Reuben Musiker

By Naomi Musiker,Reuben Musiker

World-wide in scope and targeting the second one half the twentieth century, this paintings offers biographies and discographies of a few 500 composers and conductors of sunshine and renowned orchestral song, together with movie, exhibit, theatre and temper tune. The ebook is prepared in sequences: 1) Biographies and choose discographies, either prepared alphabetically, of the well known and better-known conductors and composers. those entries additionally comprise an inventory of prompt interpreting for these wishing to extra their reports; and a pair of) Select discographies of conductors approximately whom very little biographical details is offered. The bibliography on the finish of the e-book covers discographical assets, well known track and picture song. this can be the 1st time that the lives and recordings of such artists as Kostelanetz, religion, and Gould in addition to the orchestral recordings of such nice well known composers as Gershwin, Kern, Porter, Rodgers, Berlin and Coward were documented and offered in an encyclopedic form.

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