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Johanna Beyer

Johanna Beyer( )
Author: Beal, Amy C.
Series title:American Composers Ser.
ISBN:978-0-252-08072-2
Publication Date:Feb 2015
Publisher:University of Illinois Press
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:AUD $57.99
Book Description:

Composer Johanna Beyer's fascinating body of music and enigmatic life story constitute an important chapter in American music history. As a hard-working German émigré piano teacher and accompanist living in and around New York City during the New Deal era, she composed plentiful music for piano, percussion ensemble, chamber groups, choir, band, and orchestra. A one-time student of Ruth Crawford, Charles Seeger, and Henry Cowell, Beyer was an ultramodernist, and an active member of a...
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Book Details
Pages:152
Detailed Subjects: Biography & Autobiography / Music
Music / History & Criticism
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):15.24 x 21.59 x 1.524 cm



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