Walter Piston

1894—1976

Walter Hamor Piston Jr, (January 20, 1894 – November 12, 1976), was an American composer of classical music, music theorist, and professor of music at Harvard University. His students included Leroy Anderson, Leonard Bernstein and Elliott Carter.

Scores

String Quartet No. 3
Boosey and Hawkes 1947

Articles

STRAVINSKY AS PSALMIST-1931
Modern Music (1931) Vol. 8, No. 2, pp. 42

 

AMERICAN COMPOSERS, XI-ROY HARRIS
Modern Music (1934) Vol. 11, No. 2, pp. 73

 

MUSIC IN THE SETTING OF WORLD HISTORY
Modern Music (1941) Vol. 19, No. 1, pp. 63

 

THE MUSIC CRITICISM RACKET
Modern Music (1945) Vol. 22, No. 4, pp. 282