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Author Reitz, Christina L, author.

Title Jennifer Higdon : composing in color / Christina L. Reitz ; foreword by Marin Alsop.

Publication Info. Jefferson, North Carolina : McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers, [2018]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction  New Shelf  780.92 Higdon,J REI    Available
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Description vii, 253 pages ; 23 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary "Renowned composer Jennifer Higdon is best known for her symphonic pieces Blue Cathedral, Concerto for Orchestra, City Scape, Concerto 4-3 and Violin Concerto. These compositions illustrate her breadth of style and avant-garde technique. The author examines these works- with commentary by Higdon- as well as the music of her first opera, with a focus on compositional history, musical characteristics, formal analysis and critical reception."--Back cover
Contents Biography and orchestral compositional traits -- Blue cathedral -- Concerto for orchestra -- City scape -- Concerto 4-3 -- Violin concerto -- Cold mountain -- Cold mountain: the music.
Subject Higdon, Jennifer, 1962-
Composers -- United States -- Biography.
Genre/Form Biographies.
Added Author Alsop, Marin, writer of foreword.
Added Title Composing in color
ISBN 9781476664064 (paperback alkaline paper)
1476664064 (paperback alkaline paper)
Standard No. 40028446304

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