TITLE

Stefan Wolpe's Music

AUTHOR(S)
Rosenfeld, Paul
PUB. DATE
January 1941
SOURCE
New Republic;1/6/41, Vol. 104 Issue 1, p21
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on Stefan Wolpe, a young composer living in the United States. Significance of his music in the world; Information on his social, academic and professional life; Characteristics of his compositions; Focus on Aaron Copland, a musician who is counted among the great admirers of Wolpe's music.
ACCESSION #
14702987

 

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