WorldCat Identities

Larsen, Libby

Overview
Works: 805 works in 1,554 publications in 1 language and 17,119 library holdings
Genres: Song cycles  Songs  Musical settings  Scores  Art music  Songs and music  Chamber music  Excerpts  Arrangements (Music)  Music 
Roles: Author, Composer, Librettist, Speaker, Creator, Author of introduction, Narrator, Translator, Arranger, Curator, Interviewee
Classifications: M1621.L37, 788.62
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Grand Larsen-y : vocal music by Libby Larsen( )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dancing solo : music of Libby Larsen by Libby Larsen( )

7 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Circle of friends by Libby Larsen( )

3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A strange, wild song by Libby Larsen( )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lift me into heaven slowly : songs of Libby Larsen by Libby Larsen( )

2 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Songs from letters : Calamity Jane to her daughter Janey, 1880-1902 by Libby Larsen( )

11 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cowboy songs : for soprano and piano by Libby Larsen( )

5 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Try me, good king : last words of the wives of Henry VIII ; for solo soprano and piano by Libby Larsen( )

9 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sonnets from the Portuguese : for soprano solo and piano by Libby Larsen( )

7 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Love after 1950 : a song cycle for mezzo-soprano and piano by Libby Larsen( )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dancing solo : for solo clarinet by Libby Larsen( )

7 editions published in 1994 in 3 languages and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Water music ; Parachute dancing ; Lyric symphony ; Ring of fire by Libby Larsen( Recording )

1 edition published in 1997 and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Me (Brenda Ueland) : a song cycle for soprano and piano by Libby Larsen( )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Margaret songs : Three songs from Willa Cather : for soprano solo and piano by Libby Larsen( )

6 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

My Ántonia : seven songs for high voice and piano by Libby Larsen( )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Libby Larsen by Libby Larsen( Recording )

2 editions published between 1985 and 2000 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Music critic Tim Page interviews American contemporary classical music composer Libby Larsen. Larsen talks about her career and about her choice to locate in Minneapolis rather than on the East or West coasts. She notes that Minneapolis is the place where attitude toward contemporary works is very open to new music and that she can get her works played regularly because it does not require the kind of political networks necessary in New York or Los Angeles. Larsen says that she is one of eight composers involved in the Exxon-Rockefeller Meet the Composer/Composer-in-Residence program. She talks about the program and its success in programming American music. Larsen comments on women composers, and says women have been written out of music history largely because of sexism; but now, she says, we will see more women composers in the years to come. She gives advice to young women composers work hard and try to get your music performed; to listen to the performers. The composer also talks about choosing a musical language to write in. She says she isolated herself from academic institutions and decided to work solely with performers in order to find her own language. During her interview excerpts from her works In winter garden (words by Patricia Hampl), and Aubade are played
Holy roller : for alto saxophone and piano by Libby Larsen( )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2010 and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A revival sermon captured in the sounds of the alto saxophone and piano"--t.p. verso
String symphony by Libby Larsen( )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blue third pieces : for flute (or B♭ clarinet) and guitar by Libby Larsen( )

8 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Composers on composing for choir( Book )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Each composer addresses the following topics: biography ; creative process ; the relationship between text and music; views from the composer to the conductor ; the relationship between the composer and the commissioning party ; views on the teaching of composition ; influencial individuals ; ten works all choral conductors at all levels should study ; the future of choral music ; comprehensive list of [his/her] works for choir
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Songs from letters : Calamity Jane to her daughter Janey, 1880-1902
Covers
Try me, good king : last words of the wives of Henry VIII ; for solo soprano and pianoSonnets from the Portuguese : for soprano solo and pianoLove after 1950 : a song cycle for mezzo-soprano and pianoDancing solo : for solo clarinetMe (Brenda Ueland) : a song cycle for soprano and pianoMargaret songs : Three songs from Willa Cather : for soprano solo and pianoMy Ántonia : seven songs for high voice and pianoHoly roller : for alto saxophone and piano
Alternative Names
Brown Larsen, Elizabeth 1950-

Brown Reece, Elizabeth 1950-

Elizabeth Brown Reece

Larsen Elizabeth Brown

Larsen, Elizabeth Brown 1950-

Larsen, Libby 1950-

Larsen Libby Brown

Larsen Libi

Libby Larsen

Libby Larsen, 1950-

Libby Larsen Amerikaans componiste

Libby Larsen amerikanische Komponistin und Musikpädagogin

Libby Larsen Compositora y educadora estadounidense

Libby Larsen compositrice

Libby Larsen compositrice américaine

Reece Elizabeth

Reece, Elizabeth Brown

Reece Elizabeth Brown 1950-....

Reece, Libby

Reece, Libby 1950-

ليبى لارسن

ليبي لارسن

لیبی لارسن

リビー・ラーセン

莉比·拉爾森

Languages
English (89)