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ABBADO, Claudio (1933 - 2014), Artistic Director, Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra, 1989–2002; Generalmusikdirektor of Vienna, since 1987

in Who Was Who

P ublished online November 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Art; Art; Exhibition Catalogues and Specific Collections; Musicology and Music History; Music; Applied Music; Social and Cultural History; Performing Arts; Theatre. 160 words.

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ADAM, Charles Fox Frederick (1852 - 1913)

in Who Was Who

P ublished online April 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Musicology and Music History; Music; Applied Music. 107 words.

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ADÈS, Thomas Joseph Edmund (<i>born</i> 1971), composer, pianist and conductor

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Education; Musicology and Music History; Music; Musical Scores, Lyrics, and Libretti; Applied Music; Performing Arts. 264 words.

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AINSLEY, John Mark (<i>born</i> 1963), tenor

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Musicology and Music History; Music; Applied Music. 109 words.

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Air de Cour

Michael Bane.

in Music

P ublished online January 2017 .

Article. Subjects: Music; Applied Music; Ethnomusicology; Music Theory and Analysis; Musicology and Music History; Music Education and Pedagogy. 8554 words.

The air de cour (courtly song) is a genre of secular vocal music produced in France during the late 16th and first half of the 17th century. The term first appeared in a collection of...

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Akira Ifukube

Brooke McCorkle.

in Music

P ublished online April 2017 .

Article. Subjects: Music; Applied Music; Ethnomusicology; Music Theory and Analysis; Musicology and Music History; Music Education and Pedagogy. 4633 words.

Akira Ifukube (b. 31 May 1914–d. 8 February 2006) was among the most prolific and popular Japanese composers of the 20th century. Ifukube’s life and music illustrate the progress of...

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ALAGNA, Roberto (<i>born</i> 1963), Chevalier de la Légion d’honneur, 2008; French tenor

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Musicology and Music History; Music; Applied Music. 152 words.

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Alban Berg

David Headlam.

in Music

P ublished online October 2013 .

Article. Subjects: Music; Applied Music; Ethnomusicology; Music Theory and Analysis; Musicology and Music History; Music Education and Pedagogy. 7176 words.

Alban Berg (b. 1885–d. 1935) was the youngest of three composers, along with his teacher Arnold Schoenberg and colleague Anton von Webern, known as the “Second Viennese School.” The three...

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ALBANI, Emma (1852 - 1930)

in Who Was Who

P ublished online April 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Musicology and Music History; Music; Applied Music. 116 words.

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ALBARN, Damon (<i>born</i> 1968), musician, singer and songwriter

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Musicology and Music History; Music; Applied Music; Musical Scores, Lyrics, and Libretti. 140 words.

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