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Hovhaness, Alan, -- 1911-2000 -- Bibliog
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Pagination66 p.
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book prolific composer who wrote 67 symphonies and hundreds of compositions. His work is uneven, but the best of it will more than repay knowing. Alan Hovhaness ( -- ) was a prolic American composer best-known for composing nearly 70 symphonies.

His music manages to be exotic, modernistic and readily accessible. Although perhaps not highly regarded by critics during his lifetime, Hovhaness' music has grown in stature since his death.5/5(2). Hovhaness, nonetheless, is a master of poetic music, and these CD's from Naxos contain some of the best examples.

This one in particular features a short work, Hovhaness. book concerto, and a symphony. Fanfare for the New Atlantis (for trumpet and orchestra), Guitar Concerto No. 2, and "Loon Lake" Symphony are truly outstanding/5(10). Hovhannes Tumanyan (Armenian: Հովհաննես Թումանյան) is considered to be one of the greatest Armenian poets and writers.

His work was mostly written in tragic form, often centering on the harsh lives of villagers in the Lori region. Tumanyan's inspiration for his writing came considerably from his parents/5. Shop and Buy Prayer Of Saint Gregory sheet music. Trumpet, Piano Accompaniment sheet music book by Alan Hovhaness (): Peermusic at Sheet Music Plus: The World Largest Selection of Sheet Music.

(HL). This is a list of compositions Hovhaness. book Alan Hovhaness (–), ordered by opus number. Composition dates shown in Roman font are as given atwhile conflicting dates from Kunze or New Grove are shown in italics.

Similarly, instrumentation shown in Roman font is as given at the tante: Fantasy on Japanese Woodprints. Sketchbook of Mr.

Purple Poverty, Op. etc. [P.F.] by Hovhaness, Alan Book condition: Used - Acceptable Book Description. Buy it from Amazon • Janabar (for piano¹, violin, trumpet² and strings) 1st recording • Shambala (concerto for sitar³, violin and orchestra) 1st recording • Talin (concerto for viola and strings) Christina Fong (violin, viola), ¹Paul Hersey (piano), ²Michael Bowman (trumpet), ³Gaurav Mazumdar (sitar).

Overall, though, Naxos American Classics' Alan Hovhaness: Symphony No. 60 is a very good place to get a grip on Hovhaness and his general musical approach. The performances all around are of excellent quality, and the sound, while compromised a bit in quiet passages, is certainly rich and full in the loud : $ In other words, it sounds pretty much like you'd expect a Hovhaness piece with this title to sound.

The work is utterly obscure - all Hovhaness's widow Hinako Fujihara can say about it in her notes is the date it was completed - - and that the composer had an interest in the Atlantis legend.4/5(1).

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Alan Hovhaness: Sleeping cat from "Sketch Book of Mr. Purple Poverty", opus Performed by Dennis Lee. This belongs to ABRSM Publishing (Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music). I don't. Alan Hovhaness - Maro Ajemian, Anahid Ajemian, Carlos Surinach - Lousadzak: Concerto No.

1 For Piano And String Orchestra, Op. 48 / Concerto No. 2 For Violin And String Orchestra, Op. 89a 3 versions MGM Records. Hovhaness: Symphonies Nos.

4, 20 & 53; The Prayer of St. Gregory () performed by John Wallace (trumpet), Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama Wind Orchestra, Keith Brion (conductor) composed by Alan Hovhaness.

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The Symphony No. 2 ("Mysterious Mountain") is without a doubt Hovhaness' best-known and most popular work. The work was commissioned by Leopold Stokowski, one of the composer's most consistent advocates, and premiered by the Houston Symphony on its first program under the legendary concert was telecast nationwide, and Stokowski subsequently.

Alan Hovhaness Books "Music for the unconscious mind," "melodic," "spiritual," "ornate," "simple" are words that some use to describe the works of Alan Hovhaness (), an intriguing "outsider" of 20th century classical music.

His purpose was to compose, in his own words, "not for snobs, but for all people, music which is beautiful and. Hovhaness: Symphony No. 2 "Mysterious Mountain," etc. by Gerard Schwarz | Read Reviews. CD $ Ship This Item — Qualifies for Free Shipping Buy Online, Pick up in Store is currently unavailable, but this item may be available for in-store purchase.

Publish your book with B&: $ Buy now from Amazon Amazon UK: Read our REVIEW. March ACROSS THE AGES - Works for Cello • YAKAMOCHI for Violoncello Solo Op. #2 () • SUITE for Violoncello and Piano Op #1 () First Recording • FANTASY for Double Bass (or Cello) Piano Op () First Recording • SONATA for Violoncello and Piano Op () • NAGOORAN.

Alan Hovhaness Biography by Kristen Grimshaw + Follow Artist. Hovhaness was one of the most prolific American composers of the 20th century, with a catalog of over 1, surviving works. Read Full Biography. Overview ↓ Biography. Alan Hovhaness (also spelt Hovaness) was an American composer of Armenian and Scottish descent; and perhaps the most distinctive figure in contemporary music also one of the most prolific, with an opus tally hovering around Listing of the musical works of Composer Alan Hovhaness, by opus number, title, date and publisher.

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Alan Hovhaness News Archive: March Albany Records releases first disc of Hovhaness cello works Includes cello sonata, cello suite, Yakamochi and Nagooran Read article: December New Şahan Arzruni disc surveys early Hovhaness piano works Release includes first recordings of unpublished music.

Trumpet, Piano Accompaniment Trumpet and ed by Alan Hovhaness (). Peermusic Classical. Sacred. 10 pages. Peermusic # Published by. Mr. Hovhaness was born Alan Vaness Chakmakjian in Somerville, Mass., on March 8,to parents of Scottish and Armenian descent.

He changed his name to Hovhaness, in honor of his maternal Author: Allan Kozinn. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle.

Get this from a library. The works of Alan Hovhaness: a catalog, Opus 1-Opus [Richard Howard]. Hovhaness’ catalog also includes some incidental music, and a nice addition to this centennial tribute is The Flowering Peach, Op.

Originally composed for a Broadway play by Clifford Odet, the concert suite for chamber ensemble offers some wonderful pages: the beauty of the material exposed in Lifting of Voices could, for instance, make for a very effective solo Author: Thomas Deneuville.

Online shopping from a great selection at CDs & Vinyl Store. The title apparently derives from the Book of Exodus, but since Hovhaness in his interview states positively that he always assigned his titles after the music was written - does that contention really apply to works such as the precisely programmatic Mount St Helen's Symphony?

- this may or may not be of relevance. It is a really beautiful.Alan Hovhaness, one of the most prolific composers of the twentieth century, left behind a legacy of hundreds of works, including more than 60 symphonies, numerous choral works, ballets, and operas, and all manner of chamber music.

Hovhaness, born of Scottish and Armenian descent intook an early interest in composition, and by the age of. "The Spirit of the Trees" Sonata for Harp and Guitar, op by Alan Hovhaness Yolanda Kondonassi, harp David Leisner, guitar.