AARON COPLAND: The Life and Work of an Uncommon Man

Editorial Review - Kirkus - Jane Doe

A music historian's (Univ. of Houston) biography of the man who, despite sectarian assaults from the academy, is still regarded as America's greatest composer. Modern biographers appear to feel obliged to write works that weigh in at several pounds; but, length notwithstanding, Pollack's book is remarkably taut and clear. Extensive musical analyses, though with minimal technical jargon, replace ... Read full review

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Recommended. Serious work about an extraordinary American artist. Read full review

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