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Vincent Persichetti : grazioso, grit, and gold

Author: Andrea Olmstead
Publisher: Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield, [2018]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Vincent Persichetti: Grazioso, Grit, and Gold is the first critical biography of this esteemed American composer, bringing together thorough scholarship by Andrea Olmstead and contributions by prominent performers. Olmstead weaves a captivating narrative of the composer from his early life and musical training, starting with his early career in Philadelphia during the 1920s and '30s and through his teaching at  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Olmstead, Andrea.
Vincent Persichetti.
Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield, [2018]
(DLC) 2018025395
Named Person: Vincent Persichetti; Vincent Persichetti
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Andrea Olmstead
ISBN: 9781538118085 1538118084
OCLC Number: 1038025829
Description: xxvi, 493 pages : illustrations, maps, portraits ; 24 cm
Contents: 1915-1939 --
1938-1962 --
1962-1987.
Other Titles: Grazioso, grit, and gold
Responsibility: Andrea Olmstead.

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Vincent Persichetti: Grazioso, Grit, and Gold is the first critical biography of the esteemed American composer, bringing together scholarly work and short contributed essays of prominent performers.  Read more...

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