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Manuel de Falla

Composer (23-Nov-1876 — 14-Nov-1946)


Anna R. Addessi. Claude Debussy e Manuel de Falla: Un caso di influenza stilistica. Bologna, Italy: Clueb. 2000. 216pp. Language: Italian.

Ronald Crichton. Manuel de Falla: Descriptive Catalogue of His Works. Chester Music. 1976. 80pp.

Suzanne Demarquez. Translated by Salvator Attanasio (from French). Manuel de Falla. Philadelphia, PA: Chilton Book Company. 1968. 253pp.

Nancy Lee Harper. Manuel de Falla: A Bio-Bibliography. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press. 1998. 288pp.

Nancy Lee Harper. Manuel de Falla: His Life and Music: His Life and Music. Scarecrow Press. 2005. 544pp.

Carol A. Hess. Sacred Passions: The Life and Music of Manuel de Falla. Oxford University Press. 2004. 336pp.

Carol A. Hess. Manuel de Falla and Modernism in Spain, 1898-1936. University of Chicago Press. 2001. 344pp.

Jean-Charles Hoffele. Manuel de Falla. Paris, France: Fayard. 1992. 556pp. Language: French.

Burnett James. Manuel de Falla and the Spanish Musical Renaissance. London: Gollancz. 1979. 172pp.

Jaime Pahissa. Translated by Jean Wagstaff (from Spanish). Manuel de Falla: His Life and Works. Museum Press. 1954. 190pp.

J. B. Trend. Manuel De Falla and Spanish Music. New York: Alfred A. Knopf. 1929. 148pp.


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  2. Encyclopaedia Britannica Online [link]

  3. Internet Movie Database [link]

  4. Wikipedia [link]

  5. 20th Century Culture: A Biographical Companion (p.219)

  6. Harvard Concise Dictionary of Music and Musicians (p.221)

  7. International Dictionary of 20th Century Biography (p.214)

  8. Chambers Biographical Dictionary, 5th Edition (p.499)

  9. Penguin Companion to the Arts in the Twentieth Century (p.327)

  10. Benet's Readers Encyclopedia, 4th Edition (p.339)

  11. The Oxford Dictionary of Music (p.285)

  12. Portable Baker's Biographical Dictionary of Musicians (pp.87-88)

  13. Baker's Biographical Dictionary of Musicians, 8th Edition (p.284)

  14. Hutchinson Paperback Dictionary of Biography (p.174)

  15. Thames & Hudson Encyclopedia of 20th Century Music (p.71)

  16. The World Almanac Biographical Dictionary (p.86)

  17. Encyclopedia of Concert Music (p.151)

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