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Ewen, David 1907-1985

Overview
Works: 394 works in 1,576 publications in 3 languages and 71,317 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Bio-bibliography  Discographies  Biography‡vDictionaries  Dictionaries  Bibliography  Encyclopedias 
Roles: Author, Editor, Compiler, Other
Classifications: ML390, 780.922
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Publications about David Ewen
Publications by David Ewen
Publications by David Ewen, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about David Ewen
 
Most widely held works by David Ewen
Popular American composers from Revolutionary times to the present; a biographical and critical guide by David Ewen( Book )
51 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,137 libraries worldwide
A biographical guide to the foremost American popular composers including William Billings, André Previn, Richard Adler, Victor Young, Ray Henderson, Victor Herbert, and many more
Great composers, 1300-1900; a biographical and critical guide by David Ewen( Book )
34 editions published between 1966 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,321 libraries worldwide
Presents biographical, historical, analytical, critical and personal information as well as the principal works of each composer and a bibliography
Encyclopedia of the great composers and their music by Milton Cross( Book )
3 editions published between 1953 and 1962 in English and held by 2,243 libraries worldwide
"Basically it is about the foremost composers of the past and present (seventy-eight in number) and their music. Here will be found exhaustive biographies not only of the giant figures but also of secondary composers about whombiographical and critical material is not so readily accessible; thirty contemporaries are include din the gallery of composers, among them seven representataive Americans."
Composers since 1900; a biographical and critical guide by David Ewen( Book )
26 editions published between 1969 and 1981 in English and held by 2,233 libraries worldwide
Two hundred and twenty composers included
The world of twentieth-century music by David Ewen( Book )
31 editions published between 1968 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,996 libraries worldwide
Biographies and critical evaluations of 20th century composers, including detailed notes on over 1500 musical works
Great men of American popular song : the history of the American popular song told through the lives, careers, achievements, and personalities of its foremost composers and lyricists-from William Billings of the Revolutionary War to the "folk-rock" of Bob Dylan by David Ewen( Book )
18 editions published between 1970 and 1972 in English and held by 1,718 libraries worldwide
Explores the many types of popular American songs and tells about the lives of the men who wrote them
All the years of American popular music by David Ewen( Book )
8 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 1,707 libraries worldwide
Surveys the history of all categories of American popular music from colonial times to the present, with information on the music, composers, performers, and entrepreneurs
Musicians since 1900 : performers in concert and opera by David Ewen( Book )
12 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 1,629 libraries worldwide
Lists biographical, critical, and personal information about 432 performing musicians in concert and opera since 1900
The complete book of classical music by David Ewen( Book )
23 editions published between 1965 and 1989 in English and held by 1,531 libraries worldwide
Biographies and critical evaluations of both major and minor composers from 1300 to 1900, and with notes on over one thousand musical works
American popular songs : from the Revolutionary War to the present by David Ewen( Book )
10 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 1,498 libraries worldwide
Entries include "the names of the composers and lyricists, the circumstances surrounding the writing of the song, the basic facts of its performance history, the major productions on stage or screen where the song was heard, best-selling recordings ... [and] all historically accurate information that is of general interest and all relevant information about America's most famous popular songs have been included whenever possible"--Introduction, p. xi
Encyclopedia of the opera by David Ewen( Book )
29 editions published between 1955 and 1966 in English and held by 1,487 libraries worldwide
American songwriters : an H.W. Wilson biographical dictionary by David Ewen( Book )
8 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,459 libraries worldwide
Contains 146 biographies of the composers and lyricists who have earned an enduring place in the history of the American popular song
The Milton Cross new encyclopedia of the great composers and their music by Milton Cross( Book )
15 editions published between 1962 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,253 libraries worldwide
George Gershwin, his journey to greatness by David Ewen( Book )
22 editions published between 1970 and 1988 in 3 languages and held by 1,249 libraries worldwide
The life and music of George Gershwin
The story of America's musical theater by David Ewen( Book )
18 editions published between 1961 and 1968 in English and Portuguese and held by 1,204 libraries worldwide
From Bach to Stravinsky : the history of music by its foremost critics. by David Ewen( Book )
20 editions published between 1933 and 1981 in English and held by 1,150 libraries worldwide
Composers of tomorrow's music; a non-technical introduction to the musical avant-garde movement by David Ewen( Book )
15 editions published between 1971 and 1980 in English and held by 1,114 libraries worldwide
Composers since 1900. a biographical and critical guide by David Ewen( Book )
9 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 1,112 libraries worldwide
Forty seven new biographies and updating of information on one hundred and seventy two composers appearing in Composers Since 1900
Encyclopedia of concert music by David Ewen( Book )
14 editions published between 1959 and 1961 in English and held by 1,062 libraries worldwide
Over 1500 musical compositions described. Includes material on composers, performers and performances, musical terms, theories and theorists of music, and special articles
 
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Alternative Names
David Ewen amerykański historyk i krytyk muzyczny
Ewen, David
Ewen, David, 1907-1
Юэн, Д 1907-1985
Юэн, Д. (Дейвид), 1907-1985
ユーエン, デーヴィッド
Languages
English (376)
Spanish (3)
Portuguese (1)
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