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Leo Smit
Leo Smit (January 12, 1921 – December 12, 1999) was an American composer and pianist.
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Samuel Jones
Samuel Jones (born June 2, 1935, Inverness, Mississippi) is an American composer and conductor.
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Christian Wolff
Christian G. Wolff (born March 8, 1934) is an American composer of experimental classical music.
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Thomas Pasatieri
Thomas Pasatieri (born New York, United States, October 20, 1945) is an American opera composer.
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William Bergsma
William Laurence Bergsma (April 1, 1921; Oakland, California – March 18, 1994; Seattle, Washington) was an American composer.
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Catherine Murphy Urner
Catherine Murphy Urner Shatto (23 March 1891 – 30 April 1942) was an American composer.
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Lily Strickland
Lily Strickland (28 January 1884 – 6 June 1958) was an American composer, painter and writer.
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Sorrel Hays
Sorrel Hays (born 1941) is an American pianist, composer and artist.
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Aaron Copland
Aaron Copland was an American composer, composition teacher, writer, and later in his career a conductor of his own and other American music.
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John Jacob Niles
John Jacob Niles (April 28, 1892 – March 1, 1980) was an American composer, singer, and collector of traditional ballads. Called the "Dean of American Balladeers", Niles was an important influence on the American folk music rev...
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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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Ruth 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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Irwin Bazelon
Irwin Bazelon (b. Evanston, Illinois, June 4, 1922; died August 2, 1995) was an American composer of contemporary classical music. Contemporary American composer Irwin Bazelon’s music is known for its interesting rhythms and it...
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Peggy Stuart Coolidge
Peggy Stuart Coolidge (19 July 1913 – 7 May 1981) was an American composer and conductor. She was one of the first female American composers to have a recording devoted to her symphonic works, and the first American composer (m...
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Ellen Taafe Zwilich
Ellen Taaffe Zwilich (born April 30, 1939, in Miami, Florida) is an American composer, the first female composer to win the Pulitzer Prize for Music. Her early works are marked by atonal exploration, but by the late 1980s she h...
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Mike Morasky
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Alec Wilder
Alec Wilder (born Alexander Lafayette Chew Wilder in Rochester, New York, February 16, 1907; d. Gainesville, Florida, December 24, 1980) was an American composer.
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Robert Kurka
Robert Frank Kurka (December 22, 1921 – December 12, 1957) was an American composer, who also taught and conducted his own works.
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Harry Thacker Burleigh
Henry Thacker "Harry" Burleigh (December 2, 1866 – September 12, 1949), a baritone, was an African-American classical composer, arranger, and professional singer. He was the first black composer to be instrumental in the develo...
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Daniel Read
Daniel Read (November 16, 1757 – December 4, 1836) was an American composer of the First New England School, and one of the primary figures in early American classical music.
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