Adler, Samuel

Period: Early 20th Century

Born: Sunday, March 4, 1928 in Mannheim, Germany

As of October 2015 this composer is still living.
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Nation of Origin: Germany/United States

Major Works:

Other Information:
Adler is considered an American Composer because he lived and worked in the United States from 1939 to the present. Adler was appointed chair of the Eastman School of Music in 1973.

General Bibliography:
Slonimsky, Nicolas, Music Since 1900, Schirmer Books, July 1994, ISBN: 0028724186

Salzman, Eric, Twentieth Century Music: An Introduction, Pearson, October 2001, ISBN: 0130959413

Slonimsky, Nicolas and Kuhn, Laura; Editors, Baker's Biographical Dictionary of Musicians, Gale Group, December 2000, ISBN: 0028655257

Sadie, Stanley and Tyrrell, John; Editors, The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians, Groves Dictionaries, Inc., January 2004, ISBN: 0195170679

Rutherford-Johnson, Tim, Kennedy, Michael, and Kennedy, Joyce The Oxford Dictionary of Music, Oxford University Press, 6th Edition, 2012, ISBN: 0199578109


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