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Aaron Copland

Composer (14-Nov-1900 — 2-Dec-1990)


Arthur Berger. Aaron Copland. Oxford University Press. 1953. 120pp.

Neil Butterworth. The Music of Aaron Copland. Universe Books. 1986. 262pp.

Elizabeth B. Crist. Music for the Common Man: Aaron Copland During the Depression and War. Oxford University Press. 2005. 253pp.

Peter Dickinson (editor). Copland Connotations: Studies and Interviews. Boydell Press. 2002. 210pp.

Carol J. Oja; Judith Tick (editors). Aaron Copland and His World. Princeton University Press. 2005. 503pp.

Howard Pollack. Aaron Copland: The Life and Work of an Uncommon Man. University of Illinois Press. 2000. 690pp.

Marta Robertson; Robin Armstrong. Aaron Copland: A Guide to Research. Taylor & Francis. 2001. 216pp.

JoAnn Skowronski. Aaron Copland: A Bio-Bibliography. Greenwood Press. 1985. 273pp.

Julia Smith. Aaron Copland: His Work and Contribution to American Music. E. P. Dutton. 1955. 336pp.

Larry Starr. The Dickinson Songs of Aaron Copland. Pendragon Press. 2003. 138pp.

Marc Vargo. Noble Lives: Biographical Portraits of Three Remarkable Gay Men: Glenway Wescott, Aaron Copland, and Dag Hammarskj÷ld. Haworth Press. 2005. 158pp.


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  1. NNDB [link]

  2. Encyclopaedia Britannica Online [link]

  3. Internet Movie Database [link]

  4. Public Information Research Namebase [link]

  5. Wikipedia [link]

  6. Encyclopedia of American Biography (p.237)

  7. 20th Century Culture: A Biographical Companion (p.158)

  8. Harvard Concise Dictionary of Music and Musicians (p.158)

  9. International Dictionary of 20th Century Biography (p.152)

  10. Chambers Biographical Dictionary, 5th Edition (p.345)

  11. Penguin Companion to the Arts in the Twentieth Century (p.319)

  12. The Film Encyclopedia, 5th Edition (p.301)

  13. Webster's American Biographies (p.224)

  14. Celebrity Register 3rd Issue (p.116)

  15. Celebrity Register 4th Issue (p.110)

  16. Benet's Readers Encyclopedia, 4th Edition (p.227)

  17. The Oxford Dictionary of Music (p.192)

  18. Who's Who in World Jewry 1965 (p.173)

  19. Cambridge Dictionary of American Biography (p.153)

  20. Portable Baker's Biographical Dictionary of Musicians (pp.65-67)

  21. Baker's Biographical Dictionary of Musicians, 8th Edition (pp.194-96)

  22. Hutchinson Paperback Dictionary of Biography (p.123)

  23. St. James Encyclopedia of Popular Culture (vol.1, p.600)

  24. Biographical Dictionary of the Left (vol.1, p.295)

  25. Thames & Hudson Encyclopedia of 20th Century Music (p.54)

  26. Legends in Their Own Time (p.54)

  27. The Encyclopedia of Film (p.127)

  28. The World Almanac Biographical Dictionary (p.79)

  29. Encyclopedia of Concert Music (p.113)

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