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Piston, Walter 1894-1976

Overview
Works: 983 works in 2,934 publications in 9 languages and 32,515 library holdings
Genres: Scores  Manuscripts  Symphonies  Chamber music  Concertos  Excerpts  Art music  Songs and music  Suites  Music 
Roles: Author, Composer, Instrumentalist, Creator, Performer, Arranger, Interviewee, Conductor, pf=, Contributor, Compiler
Classifications: MT50, 781.3
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Most widely held works by Walter Piston
Harmony by Walter Piston( Book )

86 editions published between 1941 and 1988 in 6 languages and held by 1,912 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Orchestration by Walter Piston( Book )

55 editions published between 1955 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,664 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Counterpoint by Walter Piston( Book )

61 editions published between 1947 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,635 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A classic book that teaches the fundamental and more advanced aspects of counterpoint with illustrations from famous works
Harmony by Walter Piston( Book )

51 editions published between 1944 and 1994 in 3 languages and held by 1,570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Piston's Harmony teaches by demonstrating snapshots of particular harmonic practices from more or less standard classical pieces. These illustrations are then combined with variations on figured bass or melody harmonization exercises
The incredible flutist by Walter Piston( Recording )

32 editions published between 1939 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 702 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Symphony No. 6 / The Incredible Flutist: Suite from the ballet / Three New England Sketches for orchestra: Seaside; Summer Evening; Mountains
Violin concertos nos. 1 and 2 ; Fantasia for violin and orchestra by Walter Piston( )

14 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 538 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Principles of harmonic analysis by Walter Piston( Book )

8 editions published between 1933 and 1960 in English and French and held by 488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chamber music by Walter Piston( )

10 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded at the Australian Festival of Chamber Music in Sir George Kneipp Auditorium, James Cook University, Townsville, Queensland, Australia, July 13-19, 1999
Symphony no. 4 by Walter Piston( )

14 editions published between 1950 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 459 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The incredible flutist ; Three New England sketches ; Symphony no. 6 by Walter Piston( )

8 editions published in 1991 in 4 languages and held by 445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

String quartet no. 3 by Walter Piston( )

30 editions published between 1947 and 2000 in 4 languages and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Symphony no. 4 ; Three New England sketches ; Capriccio for harp and string orchestra by Walter Piston( )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Suite from the ballet The incredible flutist by Walter Piston( )

29 editions published between 1938 and 1970 in 3 languages and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Symphonies nos. 2 and 6 by Walter Piston( )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sonata for flute and piano by Walter Piston( )

22 editions published in 1933 in 3 languages and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

String quartet no. 4 by Walter Piston( )

23 editions published between 1951 and 1953 in 4 languages and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Symphony no. 2 ; Sinfonietta ; Symphony no. 6 by Walter Piston( Recording )

3 editions published in 1990 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Symphony no. 5 by Walter Piston( Recording )

11 editions published between 1965 and 1988 in 3 languages and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Walter Piston by Walter Piston( )

5 editions published in 2003 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Concerto for clarinet and orchestra by Walter Piston( )

26 editions published between 1967 and 1969 in 3 languages and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Facsimile of the composer's manuscript."
 
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Alternative Names
Hamor Piston, Walter.

Piston

Piston, Walter 1894-1976

Piston Walter Hamor

Piston Walter Hamor 1894-1976

Piston, Walter Hamor 1894-1976 Jr

Piston, Walter Hamor Jr

Piston, Walter Hamor, Jr. 1894-1976

Walter Hamor Piston Jr

Walter Piston

Walter Piston 1894-1976

Walter Piston americký hudební skladatel a pedagog

Walter Piston Amerikaans pianist (1894-1976)

Walter Piston compositeur américain

Walter Piston compositore e musicista statunitense

Walter Piston US-amerikanischer Komponist

Пистон У.

Пистон Уолтер

Пистоне У. Х. 1894-1976

וולטר פיסטון

والتر پیستن طراح رقص، آهنگساز، و پیانیست آمریکایی

피스턴, 월터 1894-1976

피스톤, 월터 1894-1976

ウォルター・ピストン

ウォルタ-·ピストン 1894-1976

ピストン,ウォルター

ピストン, ウォルタ- 1894-1976

ピストン, ウオルター

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