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Alan Hovhaness
Alan Hovhaness (/hoʊˈvɑːnɪs/; March 8, 1911 – June 21, 2000) was an American composer. He was one of the most prolific 20th-century composers, with his official catalog comprising 67 numbered symphonies (surviving manuscripts i...
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... A 1962 transcription by V.C. Searle of a 1942 work for trumpet and strings composed by Alan Hovhaness is reviewed (Carlfischer.com). ...
... Remembers composer Alan Hovhaness, who died June 21, 2000 at age 89. Notes that Hovhaness wrote ...
... A recording featuring world premiere recordings of two major late pieces by Alan Hovhaness is reviewed (Naxos American Classics). ...
... Composer and music teacher Alan Hovhaness died June 21, 2000, at age 89. ...
... Five recordings featuring the orchestral music of Benjamin Lees, Nicolas Flagello, and Alan Hovhaness are reviewed. ...
... Announces the death of composer Alan Hovhaness on June 21, 2000 in Seattle, Washington at the age of 89. ...
... Announces the death of composer Hovhaness on June 21, 2000. Notes that he was deeply influenced by the Armenian music of his heritage. ...
... This recording of classical works by Alan Hovhaness performed by saxophonist Greg Banaszak and the ...
... Alan Hovhaness. Notes that, according to Sobol, Hovhaness had a thorough understanding of the ... , a very beautiful and mystical musical journey. States that Sobol considers Hovhaness to be among ...
Remembering Alan Hovhaness
Created by David Vaughn on 21 Jun 2019

American composer Alan Hovhaness passed away this day in 2000 at the age of 89. Celebrate his life and accomplishments with this 2008 Nimbus recording of his Symphony No. 2 performed by the American Composers Orchestra, Dennis Russell Davies conducting.

... Vittes reviews a recording of three classical works from Hovhaness. ...
Chronicle: June 21
21st Century Music (2000) Vol. 7, No. 8, pp. 36-37
... Reports the June 21, 2000 death of composer Alan Hovhaness, at age 89 in Seattle, Washington. ...
... American composer Alan Hovhaness (1911-2000) was one of the most prolific American composers of ... group of little-known pieces by Hovhaness which were composed for guitar and represents but a small ...
... Remembers composer Hovhaness, who died June 21, 2000, at age 89. Comments on a commissioned ...
... The recording of works by Alan Hovhaness, featuring the Liverpool Philharmonic, conducted by Gerard Schwarz, is reviewed (Telarc). ...
... A recording of three wind symphonies by Alan Hovhaness performed by the Trinity College of Music Wind Orchestra under Keith Brion is reviewed (Naxos). ...
... In 1978, Brazilian-born guitarist Javier Calderón approached Alan Hovhaness about the possibility ... of a Hovhaness guitar concerto. The composer agreed to the project, and the two men collaborated ... guitarist discusses the piece and his work with Hovhaness on the concerto. ...
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Clavier (2005) Vol. 44, No. 6, pp. 31
... Tips for using Alan Hovhaness' "Macedonian Mountain Dance" for eighth and ninth grade boys taking piano are presented. ...
... Remembers American composer Alan Hovhaness, who followed his own path in creating an enormous ... . Outlines his biography, noting that he was born Alan Vaness Chakmakjian in 1911 in Somerville ...