The correspondence of Roger Sessions

by Roger Sessions

Publisher: Northeastern University Press in Boston

Written in English
Published: Pages: 539 Downloads: 416
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  • Sessions, Roger, 1896- -- Correspondence,
  • Composers -- United States -- Correspondence

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Other titlesRoger Sessions.
Statementedited by Andrea Olmstead.
ContributionsOlmstead, Andrea.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsML410.S473 A4 1992
The Physical Object
Paginationxxviii, 539 p. :
Number of Pages539
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1558284M
ISBN 101555531229
LC Control Number91039197

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Of particular interest is the correspondence with Nadia Boulanger, which extend over 50 years, and with his long-time.