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Sondheim on Music

Minor Details and Major Decisions

by Mark Eden Horowitz

  • 185 Want to read
  • 14 Currently reading

Published by The Scarecrow Press, Inc. .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • 20th century music,
  • Composers & musicians,
  • Musical theatre,
  • Music,
  • Genres & Styles - Musicals,
  • Music/Songbooks,
  • United States,
  • Sondheim, Stephen,
  • Music / Musicals,
  • Criticism and interpretation,
  • Instruction & Study - Composition,
  • Analysis, appreciation,
  • Composers,
  • Interviews,
  • Musicals

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages416
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7996701M
    ISBN 100810844370
    ISBN 109780810844377

    Listen to your favorite songs from Company by Stephen Sondheim Now. Stream ad-free with Amazon Music Unlimited on mobile, desktop, and tablet. Download our mobile app now.   In the early s, Stephen Sondheim moved to Los Angeles, California, and wrote scripts for the television series Topper and The Last Word. Returning to New York, he composed background music for. Listen to your favorite songs from Stephen Sondheim. Stream ad-free with Amazon Music Unlimited on mobile, desktop, and tablet. Download our mobile app now.   In On Sondheim, renowned author Ethan Mordden takes the reader on a tour of Stephen Sondheim's work, arguing for the importance and appeal of the composer-lyricist in American theater and, even more, in American the course of eighteen shows, Mordden demonstrates that Sondheim is a classical composer who happens to write musicals. Sondheim has intellectualized the Brand: Oxford University Press.

    Looking for Stephen Sondheim sheet music? You'll find a wide selection of Stephen Sondheim sheet music, songbooks, and music books at Sheet Music Plus. Listen to your favorite songs from Sondheim On Sondheim Company. Stream ad-free with Amazon Music Unlimited on mobile, desktop, and tablet. Download our mobile app now. Stephen Sondheim is widely regarded as the most important composer and lyricist of musical theater in the second half of the 20th century. Celebrating his 80th birthday, this new edition of Sondheim on Music finds him in these guided interviews expounding in great depth and detail on his craft. As a natural teacher, thoughtful and opinionated, Sondheim discusses the art of musical composition Brand: Scarecrow Press. Get this from a library! Sondheim on music: minor details and major decisions. [Mark Eden Horowitz; Stephen Sondheim] -- "Over a three-day period in , Mark Eden Horowitz sat down with Stephen Sondheim in his Turtle Bay home and explored Sondheim's creative process. Beginning with a discussion of his latest work.

      Stephen Sondheim, in full Stephen Joshua Sondheim, (born Ma , New York City, New York, U.S.), American composer and lyricist whose brilliance in matching words and music in dramatic situations broke new ground for Broadway musical theatre.. Precocious as a child, Sondheim showed an early musical aptitude among other wide-ranging interests.. He studied piano and organ, . Get this from a library! Sondheim on music: minor details and major decisions. [Mark Eden Horowitz; Stephen Sondheim] -- Sondheim on Music presents transcripts of interviews with the most important Broadway composer and lyricist of our time, focusing on his .   Listen to your favorite songs from Sweeney Todd by Stephen Sondheim Now. Stream ad-free with Amazon Music Unlimited on mobile, desktop, and tablet. Download our mobile app now.   Listen to your favorite songs from Sondheim on Sondheim (Original Broadway Cast Recording) by Various artists Now. Stream ad-free with Amazon Music Unlimited on mobile, desktop, and tablet. Download our mobile app now.


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As he talks about his shows, his collaborators, or his personal experiences, the cast of singers acts like a Greek chorus /5(66). Sondheim on Music: Minor Details and Major Decisions is a collection of interviews conducted by Mark Eden Horowitz, senior music specialist in the music division of the Library of Congress.

In these guided conversations, Sondheim expounds in great depth and detail on his : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc. Sondheim on Music: Minor Details and Major Decisions - Kindle edition by Horowitz, Mark Eden.

Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Sondheim on Music: Minor Details and Major Decisions/5(19). Sondheim on Music compiles a Sondheim on Music book of interviews the author conducted with Stephen Sondheim as they pored over Sondheim's manuscripts and sketches and discussed the creative process.

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Focusing primarily on six shows, Passion, Assassins, Into the Woods, Sunday in /5. Musicals by Sondheim – A Full List of His Major Works 1. Saturday Night () Although Saturday Night was written init wasn’t produced until 2.

West Side Story () Inspired by Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet, 3. Gypsy (). One of the finest books focusing on [Sondheim's] work is Mark Eden Horowitz's study Sondheim on Music: Minor Details and Major Decisions. Horowitz is an invaluable music specialist at the Library of Congress, whose personal bailiwick is the manuscripts of Rodgers, Porter, Berlin, Bernstein and the like/5(12).

Stephen Sondheim is widely regarded as the most important composer and lyricist of musical theater in the second half of the 20th century.

Celebrating his 80th birthday, this new edition of Sondheim on Music finds him in these guided interviews expounding in Brand: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc. Check out Stephen Sondheim on Amazon Music. Stream ad-free or purchase CD's and MP3s now on Amazon.

"Sondheim on Music," a page clothbound book, with more than 65 musical examples, most derived from the composer's sketches, is available in major bookstores nationwide for $ and the Library's Sales Shop. Call toll-free ()to order with a major credit card.

Back to January. The real meat of the book is in free-ranging discussions of Sondheim's choices, tastes, and reflections on music and theater throughout and beyond his own career. -- Rob Kendt, Backstage West Mark Horowitz reveals the compositional process of Stephen Sondheim through a fascinating series of conversations with the composer/5().

Sondheim on Music: Minor Details and Major Decisions is a collection of interviews conducted by Mark Eden Horowitz, senior music specialist in the music division of the Library of Congress.

In these guided conversations, Sondheim expounds in great depth and detail on his craft. Stephen Sondheim is widely regarded as the most important composer and lyricist of musical theater in the second half of the 20th century.

Celebrating his 80th birthday, this new edition of Sondheim on Music finds him in these guided interviews expounding in great depth and detail on his craft/5(). Audio Books & Poetry Community Audio Computers, Technology and Science Music, Arts & Culture News & Public Affairs Non-English Audio Spirituality & Religion Librivox Free Audiobook Medically Speaking with Dr.

Lauren Harden MasGamers Show Fabian Widjak Podcast Performance On Demand Podcast All Things Haunted Prometheus' Podcast Plan on!Pages: About Sondheim: Lyrics A beautiful Pocket Poets hardcover selection of the most memorable and beloved lyrics of Stephen Sondheim. Legendary composer and lyricist Stephen Sondheim made his Broadway debut with West Side Story in at the age of twenty-seven.

West Side Story is a musical with a book by Arthur Laurents, music by Leonard Bernstein and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim. It was inspired by William Shakespeare's play Romeo and Juliet.

The story is set in the Upper West Side neighborhood in New York City in the mid s, a multiracial, blue-collar neighborhood.

The musical explores the rivalry between the Jets and the Sharks, two teenage Basis: Romeo and Juliet, by William Shakespeare. In this collection of interviews conducted by Mark Horowitz of the Library of Congress, musical theatre legend Stephen Sondheim discusses the art of musical composition, lyric writing, the collaborative process of musical theater, and how he thinks about his own work.

A postlude features a more recent conversation with Sondheim. Stephen Joshua Sondheim (/ ˈ s ɒ n d h aɪ m /; born Ma ) is an American composer and lyricist known for his work in musical of the most important figures in 20th-century musical theater, Sondheim has been praised as having "reinvented the American musical" with shows that tackle "unexpected themes that range far beyond the [genre's] traditional subjects" with "music.

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Celebrating his 80th birthday, this new edition of Sondheim on Music finds him in these guided interviews expounding in .Follies is a musical with music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim and a book by James : James Goldman.