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Ewen, David 1907-1985

Overview
Works: 408 works in 1,748 publications in 5 languages and 70,073 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Bio-bibliography  Dictionaries  Discographies  Biography‡vDictionaries  Reference works  Biographies  Bibliography  Encyclopedias 
Roles: Author, Editor, Compiler, Other
Classifications: ML390, 780.922
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Most widely held works about David Ewen
 
Most widely held works by David Ewen
Composers since 1900; a biographical and critical guide by David Ewen( Book )

42 editions published between 1969 and 1981 in English and held by 3,187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two hundred and twenty composers included
Popular American composers from Revolutionary times to the present; a biographical and critical guide by David Ewen( Book )

61 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,024 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biographical guide to the foremost American popular composers including William Billings, André Previn, Richard Adler, Victor Young, Ray Henderson, Victor Herbert, and many more
Great composers, 1300-1900; a biographical and critical guide by David Ewen( Book )

34 editions published between 1966 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents biographical, historical, analytical, critical and personal information as well as the principal works of each composer and a bibliography
Encyclopedia of the great composers and their music by Milton Cross( Book )

15 editions published between 1953 and 1991 in English and Hebrew and held by 2,172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Basically it is about the foremost composers of the past and present (seventy-eight in number) and their music. Here will be found exhaustive biographies not only of the giant figures but also of secondary composers about whombiographical and critical material is not so readily accessible; thirty contemporaries are include din the gallery of composers, among them seven representataive Americans."
The world of twentieth-century music by David Ewen( Book )

34 editions published between 1968 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,920 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biographies and critical evaluations of 20th century composers, including detailed notes on over 1500 musical works
Great men of American popular song : the history of the American popular song told through the lives, careers, achievements, and personalities of its foremost composers and lyricists-from William Billings of the Revolutionary War to the "folk-rock" of Bob Dylan by David Ewen( Book )

20 editions published between 1970 and 1972 in English and held by 1,687 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the many types of popular American songs and tells about the lives of the men who wrote them
All the years of American popular music by David Ewen( Book )

10 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 1,654 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Surveys the history of all categories of American popular music from colonial times to the present, with information on the music, composers, performers, and entrepreneurs
Musicians since 1900 : performers in concert and opera by David Ewen( Book )

12 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 1,543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lists biographical, critical, and personal information about 432 performing musicians in concert and opera since 1900
Encyclopedia of the opera by David Ewen( Book )

41 editions published between 1955 and 1966 in 3 languages and held by 1,488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complete book of classical music by David Ewen( Book )

24 editions published between 1965 and 1989 in English and held by 1,467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biographies and critical evaluations of both major and minor composers from 1300 to 1900, and with notes on over one thousand musical works
American popular songs : from the Revolutionary War to the present by David Ewen( Book )

12 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 1,435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Entries include "the names of the composers and lyricists, the circumstances surrounding the writing of the song, the basic facts of its performance history, the major productions on stage or screen where the song was heard, best-selling recordings ... [and] all historically accurate information that is of general interest and all relevant information about America's most famous popular songs have been included whenever possible"--Introduction, p. xi
American songwriters : an H.W. Wilson biographical dictionary by David Ewen( Book )

8 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains 146 biographies of the composers and lyricists who have earned an enduring place in the history of the American popular song
George Gershwin, his journey to greatness by David Ewen( Book )

24 editions published between 1970 and 1988 in English and Spanish and held by 1,234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life and music of George Gershwin
The Milton Cross new encyclopedia of the great composers and their music by Milton Cross( Book )

14 editions published between 1962 and 1969 in English and held by 1,213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of America's musical theater by David Ewen( Book )

20 editions published between 1961 and 2012 in English and Portuguese and held by 1,192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From Bach to Stravinsky : the history of music by its foremost critics. by David Ewen( Book )

21 editions published between 1933 and 1981 in English and held by 1,130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Composers of tomorrow's music; a non-technical introduction to the musical avant-garde movement by David Ewen( Book )

16 editions published between 1971 and 1980 in English and held by 1,099 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Panorama of American popular music : the story of our national ballads and folk songs, the songs of Tin Pan Alley, Broadway and Hollywood, New Orleans jazz, swing, and symphonic jazz by David Ewen( Book )

18 editions published between 1957 and 1970 in English and German and held by 1,076 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Encyclopedia of concert music by David Ewen( Book )

15 editions published between 1959 and 1967 in English and held by 1,044 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Over 1500 musical compositions described. Includes material on composers, performers and performances, musical terms, theories and theorists of music, and special articles
Living musicians by David Ewen( Book )

26 editions published between 1940 and 1965 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,016 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biographical dictionary, emphasis on American musicians
 
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American songwriters : an H.W. Wilson biographical dictionary
Alternative Names
David Ewen amerykański historyk i krytyk muzyczny

Ewen David

Ewen, David 1907-1

Юэн, Д 1907-1985

Юэн, Д. (Дейвид), 1907-1985

אבן, דוד

אבן, דוד בן יצחק

איבאן, דויד

איבן, דוד

איון, דוד

ユーエン, デーヴィッド

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The world of twentieth-century musicThe complete book of classical musicAmerican songwriters : an H.W. Wilson biographical dictionary