Alfred Reed

Alfred Reed

by Douglas M. Jordan
     
 

ISBN-10: 0313303339

ISBN-13: 9780313303333

Pub. Date: 09/30/1999

Publisher: ABC-CLIO, Incorporated

This reference guide to the life and work of the prolific American wind band composer, Alfred Reed, includes a brief biography followed by detailed bibliography and discography sections. The biography traces Reed's life and those experiences that helped to shape his music and philosophies. Attention is given to Reed's popularity with and influences upon bands

Overview

This reference guide to the life and work of the prolific American wind band composer, Alfred Reed, includes a brief biography followed by detailed bibliography and discography sections. The biography traces Reed's life and those experiences that helped to shape his music and philosophies. Attention is given to Reed's popularity with and influences upon bands throughout the world and especially in Japan. A complete listing of Reed's more than 250 works and premiers are categorized by genre. The extensive discography section cites more than 400 recordings, and the bibliography section includes the many writings by and about Reed.

This unique reference will appeal to music scholars and band directors with an interest in Alfred Reed and in wind band music. As a useful research tool, each section of the volume is cross-referenced. Additionally, two appendices list Reed's compositions, one alphabetically and the other chronologically.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780313303333
Publisher:
ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date:
09/30/1999
Series:
Bio-Bibliographies in Music Series
Pages:
302
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.69(d)

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Table of Contents

Preface

Biography

Works and Premieres

Discography

Bibliography

Appendices

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