Ernest Bloch

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United States composer (born in Switzerland) who composed symphonies and chamber music and choral music and a piano sonata and an opera (1880-1959)


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Pizetti was a friend of Ernest Bloch, and Bloch's music showed Castelnuovo-Tedesco how Jewish subjects could be used to cream authentic Jewish music.
It was not the morality of the Sermon on the Mount which enabled Christianity to conquer Roman paganism," Ernest Bloch, a German philosopher observed, "but the belief that Jesus had been raised from the dead.
The weekend's performances will feature Schelomo by Ernest Bloch and Symphony No.
The quartet also played works by other American composers during Rainy's tenure including Gharles Martin Loeffler, Ernest Bloch, and George Templeton Stong.
Also being performed on the program will be Pimble's "Concerto Grosso," which she choreographed to the music of Ernest Bloch on commission for the Kansas City Ballet.
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Her reputation for technical excellence and a remarkable memory for 20th century works earned her the admiration of composers such as Sir Arnold Bax, Ernest Bloch and Sir Malcolm Arnold.
Fascinated by liturgical dance, she also studied in Oregon with composer Ernest Bloch, an authority on Hebrew music.
As an example of an inconsistency, at the beginning of a paragraph about Ernest Bloch and his family, the author refers to Bloch's wife as Marguerite Schneider and at the end of the paragraph as Marguerite Bloch.
The performance will cover a good deal of stylistic ground, ranging from ``Nigun'' from ``Baal Shem'' by Ernest Bloch to ``Valse-Scherzo,'' Op.
He alternated among the five fiddles - as he endearingly calls them - to play pieces by Ottorino Respighi, Ernest Bloch and George Gershwin.
His Fives, to the Ernest Bloch Concerto Grosso for String Orchestra, is a swiftly moving landscape of corps and tightly patterned couples.
6 and a mid-20th century reflection on the baroque concerto grosso from Oregon's own Ernest Bloch.
The transformation that Dean seemed to foresee in his Ernest Bloch Lectures of 1965-6 from "total eclipse" (the complete absence of Handel's operas from the stage from the time of the composer's death until Oskar Hagen's German revivals of the 1920s) to the "blaze of noon" seems now to have run its course with remarkable speed (Winton Dean, Handel and the opera seria.
The 16th Ernest Bloch Music Festival kicks off Friday at the Newport Performing Arts Center in Newport.