WorldCat Identities

Piston, Walter 1894-1976

Overview
Works: 944 works in 2,753 publications in 9 languages and 32,033 library holdings
Genres: Scores  Manuscripts  Symphonies  Concertos  Chamber music  Excerpts  Art music  Songs and music  Suites  Overtures 
Roles: Author, Composer, Instrumentalist, Performer, Interviewee, Conductor, Arranger, Contributor, Compiler
Classifications: MT50, 781.3
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Harmony by Walter Piston( Book )

103 editions published between 1941 and 1994 in 5 languages and held by 3,455 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
Orchestration by Walter Piston( Book )

56 editions published between 1955 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 1,683 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Counterpoint by Walter Piston( Book )

65 editions published between 1947 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 1,658 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A classic book that teaches the fundamental and more advanced aspects of counterpoint with illustrations from famous works
The incredible flutist by Walter Piston( Recording )

30 editions published between 1939 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 705 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 528 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 492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Symphony no. 4 by Walter Piston( )

13 editions published between 1950 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chamber music by Walter Piston( )

10 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

String quartet no. 3 by Walter Piston( )

29 editions published between 1947 and 2000 in 4 languages and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

26 editions published between 1938 and 1960 in 3 languages and held by 406 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 401 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 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sonata for flute and piano by Walter Piston( )

18 editions published in 1933 in 3 languages and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

String quartet no. 4 by Walter Piston( )

22 editions published between 1951 and 1953 in 4 languages and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

4 editions published in 1990 in 3 languages and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Symphony no. 5 by Walter Piston( Recording )

11 editions published between 1965 and 1988 in 3 languages and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Walter Piston by Walter Piston( )

5 editions published in 2003 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Symphony no. 6 by Walter Piston( Recording )

30 editions published between 1957 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Concerto for clarinet and orchestra by Walter Piston( )

25 editions published between 1967 and 1969 in 3 languages and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Facsimile of the composer's manuscript."
String quartet no. 1 by Walter Piston( )

25 editions published between 1934 and 2014 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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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 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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