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Ruth Porter Crawford-Seeger
Ruth Crawford Seeger (July 3, 1901 – November 18, 1953), born Ruth Porter Crawford, was an American modernist composer active primarily during the 1920s and 1930s and an American folk music specialist from the late 1930s until ...
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Ferde Grofé
Ferde Grofé (pronounced Ferdy GroFay) (27 March 1892 – 3 April 1972) was an American composer, arranger and pianist. During the 1920s and 1930s, he went by the name Ferdie Grofé.
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Geirr Tveitt
Geirr Tveitt, born Nils Tveit (19 October 1908 – 1 February 1981) was a Norwegian composer and pianist. Tveitt was a central figure of the national movement in Norwegian cultural life during the 1930s.
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Maurice Ravel
Joseph Maurice Ravel was a French composer, pianist and conductor. He is often associated with impressionism along with his elder contemporary Claude Debussy, although both composers rejected the term. In the 1920s and 1930s Ra...
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Elliott Carter
Elliott Cook Carter, Jr. was an American composer who was twice awarded the Pulitzer Prize. He studied with Nadia Boulanger in Paris in the 1930s, then returned to the United States. After an early neoclassical phase, his style...
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... A two-disc compilation of rare and novelty jazz records from the 1930s (Archeophone) is reviewed. ...
Wagner: "Tannhäuser"
American Record Guide (2002) Vol. 65, No. 2, pp. 233-234
... A compilation of 1920s and 1930s recordings by vaudeville singer-songwriter Lauder is reviewed (Naxos Nostalgia). ...
Singers Remembered: Mafalda Favero
Opera (2005) Vol. 56, No. 11, pp. 1416
... The voice and career of the late Italian soprano Mafalda Favero are discussed. Favero performed and recorded opera from the 1930s to 1961. ...
... The reissued blues compilation by various artists from the 1930s through '50s (JSP Records) is reviewed. ...
1930s: Advancing Technology
International Musician (1996) Vol. 95, No. 4, pp. 28-30
... Features an historic overview of the 1930s as part of a centennial celebration of the American ...
... A compilation that reissues 1920s-1930s material by pianist Bennie Moten is reviewed (Living Era). ...
... A compilation of tracks recorded by jazz musician Benny Goodman in the late 1920s and early 1930s is reviewed (Timeless). ...
... A compilation of 1930s and 1940s recordings by jazz vocalist Linda Keene (Hunter Music) is reviewed. ...
Electric
IAJRC Journal (2012) Vol. 45, No. 1, pp. 79
... A compilation of live 1930s and 1940s recordings featuring electric guitarist Charlie Christian is reviewed (Uptown). ...
... This 1930s and 1940s jazz compilation featuring clarinetist Hall with other musicians is reviewed. ...
... Focuses on the Regal Bassoguitar and discusses the prominence of this unique bass in the 1930s and ...
... A 1930s to 1950s swing music compilation by various artists is reviewed (AB Fable). ...