TITLE

The Myth of Serial `Tyranny' in the 1950s and 1960s

AUTHOR(S)
Straus, Joseph N.
PUB. DATE
September 1999
SOURCE
Musical Quarterly;Fall99, Vol. 83 Issue 3, p301
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Debunks the myth of domination of post-World War II American musical life by serialism. List of composers from 1950 to 1969 who taught at universities and who had their music published, performed or recorded; prizes; Four stylistic categories assigned to the list of active composers; Serial composition among four East Coast institutions.
ACCESSION #
3256212

 

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