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5 edition of The Alec Wilder Song Collection (Piano/Vocal/Guitar) found in the catalog.

The Alec Wilder Song Collection (Piano/Vocal/Guitar)

by Alec Wilder

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Published by TRO - LUDLOW .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Entertainment,
  • Music / Songbooks,
  • Songbooks - General,
  • Music,
  • Music/Songbooks

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages130
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11018443M
    ISBN 100634024027
    ISBN 109780634024023

    Frank Sinatra Conducts the Music of Alec Wilder is an album of compositions by Alec Wilder, conducted by Frank Sinatra, released in Track listing. The original COLUMBIA (78, M) album contained tracks 1–6. Tracks 7–13 are older recordings (From to ), performed by the Alec Wilder Octet and not conducted by Sinatra Genre: Jazz, classical. Alec wilder’s final decade unfolded with recurring themes and new ones. His catalog of original compositions for instrumental groups, large and small, continued to grow, as did his collection of distinguished contributions to the popular-song genre. His interest in writing for the stage persisted as well.

    Alec Wilder (), the composer and songwriter, lived at the Algonquin Hotel in New York City for most of his life. He wrote several hundred popular songs, composed sonatas, operas, a concerto, and a ballet, and was the author of one book and co-author of another. Shop and Buy Six Duets For Horn And Cello sheet music. Cello, Horn sheet music book by Alec Wilder (): Shawnee Press at Sheet Music Plus: The World Largest Selection of Sheet Music. (HL).

    Music. Musicologist and composer Alec Wilder described it in his book American Popular Song: The Great Innovators – as "a maverick, an unprecedented experiment and one which, to this day, after hearing it hundreds of times, I cannot sing or whistle or play from start to finish without the printed music about the sixtieth measure I find myself muttering another title, Genre: Jazz. Truth is, indeed, stranger than fiction as Desmond Stone proves in his absorbing biography of Alec Wilder, multi-talented eccentric, nomad, composer, songwriter, and author of what is considered by many critics the definitive book on American songwriting, American Popular Song: The Great Innovators, Born in Rochester, New York, to a wealthy banking family, .


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The Alec Wilder Song Collection (Piano/Vocal/Guitar) by Alec Wilder Download PDF EPUB FB2

When Alec Wilder's American Popular Song first appeared, it was almost universally hailed--from The New York Times to The New Yorker to Down Beat--as the definitive account of the classic era of American popular has since become the standard work of the great songwriters who dominated popular music in the United States for half a by:   The Alec Wilder Song Collection: New Edition Paperback – April 1, by William Engvick (Editor), Alec Wilder (Composer) out of 5 stars 1 rating.

See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from 5/5(1). Shop and Buy The Alec Wilder Song Collection sheet music. Piano/Vocal/Guitar sheet music book by Alec Wilder (): TRO - The Richmond Organization at Sheet Music Plus: The World Largest Selection of Sheet Music.

(HL). 45 songs complete with a biography, discography, and list of books on Wilder. Four new songs never before in print, as well as standards: Blackberry Winter * I'll Be Around * It's So Peaceful in the Country * While We're Young * and more.

(source: Nielsen Book Data)Author: Wilder, Alec. When Alec Wilder's American Popular Song first appeared, it was almost universally hailed--from The New York Times to The New Yorker to Down Beat--as the definitive account of the classic era of American popular has since become the standard work of the great songwriters who dominated popular music in the United States for half a century/5.

Alec Wilder: Alec Wilder, American Popular Song The Great Innovators,New York: Oxford University Press, (Wilder's book is considered the seminal work on the music of The Great American Songbook.): Basic Information.

Born: Alexander Wilder FebruRochester, New York. Died: Decem (age 73), Gainesville, Florida (US). Lullabies and night songs. Music by Alec Wilder. Pictures by Maurice Sendak by Alec Wilder A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact.

The spine may show signs of wear. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions. At ThriftBooks, our motto Seller Rating: % positive.

When Alec Wilder's American Popular Song first appeared, it was almost universally hailed--from The New York Times to The New Yorker to Down Beat--as the definitive account of the classic era of American popular music.

It has since become the standard work of the great songwriters who dominated popular music in the United States for half a century.

book gathers a wide variety of writings by and about Gershwin, written both during his lifetime and in the decades that followed. Includes writings by Ira Gershwin, Alec Wilder, Duke Ellington, Arnold Schoenberg and more.

With an introduction, chronology, bibliography, index &. American popular song; the great innovators, Item Preview Wilder, Alec.

Publication date Topics Popular music -- United States -- History and criticism, Popular music Publisher Borrow this book to access EPUB and Pages: Alec Wilder - The Alec Wilder Song Collection This item is not available anymore with the seller Di-arezzo Pre-shipment lead time: Music by Alec Wilder Words by Lewis Carroll-This book contains the songs especially written by Alec Wilder in for Riverside's recording of the entire text of Alice starring Cyril Ritchard who plays all.

A rare example of Alec Wilder singing his own song, accompanied on piano by Loonis McGlohon, recorded October 8, Words by Arnold Sundgaard, Music by Alec Wilder. From the musical play Western Star, originally titled The Wind Blows Free and based upon the Book of Job.

Photo of Alec and Loonis taken February by Elmer Horton. The Alec Wilder Song Collection (Piano/Vocal/Guitar) 2 copies; Air for oboe and strings. 2 copies; Lullabies and night songs. Music by Alec Wilder. Pictures by Maurice 2 copies; Sonata 1 copy; Pinocchio ( TV Sound Track) plus Bonus Tracks 1 copy; American Songbook Series: Alec Wilder by Alec Wilder () 1 copy; Sunday excursion.

The music of Alec Wilder () blends several American musical traditions, such as jazz and the American popular song, with classical European forms and techniques. Stylish and accessible, Wilder's musical oeuvre ranged from sonatas, suites, concertos, operas, ballets, and art songs to woodwind quintets, brass quintets, jazz suites, and Brand: University of Illinois Press.

Alec Wilder Octet: 25 octets (from “”Music for Lost Souls and Wounded Birds”), HEP CD Note: original recordings. VOCAL. Jackie Cain and Roy Kral: An Alec Wilder Collection, Audiophile CD. Emilie Conway: Dear World/Emile Conway Sings Alec Wilder, MP3 music.

Meredith D’Ambrosio: Another Time, Sunnyside CD. Aliases Alec Wilder Octet Real name Alexander Lafayette Chew Wilder Born February 6, Died Decem Country United States IPI CommentsBorn: Alec Wilder () was an American composer and songwriter.

The collection dates from to (bulk: ) and contains correspondence, writings, photographs, and scores, as well as materials gathered by Wilder's lifelong friend, Frances Miller (wife of Mitch Miller), primarily after his death. The music of Alec Wilder () blends several American musical traditions, such as jazz and the American popular song, with classical European forms and techniques.

Stylish and accessible, Wilder's musical oeuvre ranged from sonatas, suites, concertos, operas, ballets, and art songs to woodwind quintets, brass quintets, jazz suites, and.

When Alec Wilder's American Popular Song first appeared, it was almost universally hailed—from The New York Times to The New Yorker to Down Beat—as the definitive account of the classic era of American popular has since become the standard work of the great songwriters who dominated popular music in the United States for half a : Oxford University Press, USA.

Published by TRO - The Richmond Organization For Piano with lyrics 45 songs complete with a biography, discography, and list of books on Wilder.2/5. Wilder wrote “A Child Is Born,” “I’ll Be Around,” “Who Can I Turn To,” and many other songs that have achieved status as minor classics in the Great American Songbook canon.

The Alec.The Alec Wilder Song Collection New Edition Series: Richmond Music ¯ Folios Softcover Composer: Alec Wilder Editor: William Engvick (US) HL ISBN: Closer Look Closer Look.According to Alec Wilder the sheet music is “ as printed, one of the very best piano editions of a song I’ve ever seen.” With an opening two bars this good, Rodgers could’ve phoned in some run-of-the-mill tripe for the rest and it’d still be one of my favorite songs.