Period: Early 20th Century
Born: Friday, January 24, 1913 in New York, New York (USA)
Died: Thursday, July 24, 2008 in East Hampton, New York (USA)
Nation of Origin: United States
The Triumph of St. Joan (1950)
The Ruby, opera in one act (1955)
The Trial at Rouen (1956)
Blood Moon (1961)
He won the Pulitzer Prize in Music for Meditations on Ecclesiastes in 1957.
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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Twentieth Century Music: An Introduction
by Eric Salzman
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