Charles Ives

(1874—1954) American composer

Show Summary Details

Quick Reference

(b Danbury, Conn., 20 Oct. 1874; d New York, 19 May 1954)

US composer. He wrote no ballet scores but his concert music has been used several times for dance, such as Balanchine's Ivesiana (New York City Ballet, 1954), H. Spoerli's Flowing Landscapes (Basel, 1975), and P. Martins's Calcium Light Night (Spokane, Washington, 1977).

Subjects: Music.

Reference entries

See all related reference entries in Oxford Index »

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.