Web Archive Official George Crumb Website
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- Official George Crumb Website
- George Crumb (1929-2022) was an American composer and educator. In 1964, he was commissioned by the Koussevitzky Music Foundation in the Library of Congress for the composition Madrigals, Books I and II for mezzo-soprano, flute, percussion, harp, and contrabass. The Music Division received the holograph score in 1966 (https://lccn.loc.gov/66080388). In 1970, he was commissioned by the Elizabeth Sprague Coolidge Foundation in the Library of Congress for the composition Ancient Voices of Children for mezzo-soprano, boy soprano, and instrumental ensemble. The Music Division holds the holograph score (https://lccn.loc.gov/74205039). In 2018, he was commissioned by the Verna and Irving Fine Fund in the Library of Congress for the composition Kronos - kryptos for percussion quintet. The Music Division received a holograph score and sketches in 2019 (https://lccn.loc.gov/2018561412). The Music Division is the repository for the George Crumb papers (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.music/eadmus.mu012003).
- Crumb, George
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- United States.
- - Composers. United States
- - Music
- - Library of Congress. Elizabeth Sprague Coolidge Foundation
- - Library of Congress. Serge Koussevitzky Music Foundation
- - Library of Congress. Verna and Irving Fine Fund
- Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., 20540 USA
- - georgecrumb.net (domain)
- web page
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Crumb, George. Official George Crumb Website. United States, 2019. Web Archive. https://www.loc.gov/item/lcwaN0026959/.
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Crumb, G. (2019) Official George Crumb Website. United States. [Web Archive] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/lcwaN0026959/.
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