From the Center for American Music Preservation




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American Composers Music Series



A list of selected resources (articles and monographs) and recordings of music by individual composers listed on AMP (American Music --



Resources: Guides and Monographs

DVD-R: Earlier American Composers - A Survey in Sound

American Classical Composers on AMP

American Film Composer Tributes on AMP

Essential American Recordings Survey (EARS)

Related Links




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Guides and Monographs


A Guide to Film Music (6th edition)




A Guide to George Gershwin



"Give Good Gifts" - Shaker Music in the 20th Century




MAJESTY: William Billings and The Stoughton Musical Society



Earlier American Choral Composers -
A Survey in Sound

For musicians, music teachers, students and listeners,
a sampling of recordings covering 150 years of music,
from the New England singing school composers of the 18th century,
to early 20th century classical composers.

Volume 1: 1770-1799
music by Supply Belcher, William Billings, Jacob French,
Oliver Holden, Jeremiah Ingalls, Daniel Read
Video program: "Old Stoughton and The Grand Constitution"

Volume 2: 1800-1865
music by Stephen Foster, Lowell Mason, Oliver Shaw  
     Video program:  "In Concert - Civil War Era Hymns by Stephen Foster"





Volume 3: 1866-1920  
Edwin A. Jones, George W. Chadwick, Charles E. Ives




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Earlier American Composers DVD






25 American Composer Tributes


American Music




Classical Composers

Samuel Barber




Supply Belcher



Leonard Bernstein



William Billings


George Whitefield Chadwick



Aaron Copland


Stephen Foster


George Gershwin



Louis Moreau Gottschalk






Charles Tomlinson Griffes



Charles Edward Ives



Edwin Arthur Jones



Edward MacDowell




George Templeton Strong




Randall Thompson




Film Composers


Elmer Bernstein




Jerry Goldsmith



Bernard Herrmann



Henry Mancini



Jerome Moross



David Raksin



Miklos Rozsa




Dimitri Tiomkin



A Centenary Celebration

Franz Waxman




John Williams



For additional information, see

Film Composers and Soundtracks





See the list of rare recordings of American music
from the 17th century onward
available on this record label:

American Music Recordings Collection (AMRC)





American Recordings Survey

A list of representative recordings
of American music from the 18th century
to the 20th century

To see the complete list in four parts, go to:

Essential American Recordings Survey (EARS)





Related Links



American Music Recordings Collection (AMRC)


Classical Music

American Composers

American Composers Web Poll

American Composer Anniversaries

American Music Timeline

Film Music

Film Composers and Soundtracks

Film Music Review (online magazine)

Popular Songs

American Popular Music Series

A Surevy of American Songs, 1759-1959

Popular Songwriters and The Great American Songbook

New England Music

New England Music Archive

New England Music Series

Singing Stoughton








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