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American Composer Quotes

Author Birth - Death
David Amram 1930 -   
Beth Anderson  
Robert Ashley 1930 -   
Milton Babbitt 1916 -   
Burt Bacharach 1928 -   
David Baker  
Leonard Bernstein 1918 - 1990 
Elmer Bernstein 1922 - 2004 
William Billings 1746 - 1800 
Eubie Blake 1883 - 1983 
William Bolcom 1938 -   
Paul Bowles 1910 - 1999 
Big Bill Broonzy 1893 - 1958 
Earle Brown 1926 - 2002 
Harold Budd 1936 -   
Carter Burwell 1955 -   
John Cage 1912 - 1992 
Hoagy Carmichael 1899 - 1981 
Elliott Carter 1908 -   
Eugene Chadbourne 1951 -   
Cy Coleman 1929 - 2004 
Aaron Copland 1900 - 1990 
John Corigliano 1938 -   
George Crumb 1929 -   
Anthony Davis 1951 -   
Morton Feldman 1926 - 1987 
Carlisle Floyd 1926 -   
George Gershwin 1898 - 1937 
Philip Glass 1937 -   
Jerry Goldsmith 1929 - 2004 
Marvin Hamlisch 1944 - 2012 
Lou Harrison 1917 - 2003 
Jerry Herman 1933 -   
Alan Hovhaness 1911 - 2000 
Jerry Hunt 1943 -   
Charles Ives 1874 - 1954 
Keith Jarrett 1945 -   
Jerome Kern 1885 - 1945 
Jonathan Larson 1960 - 1996 
Oscar Levant 1906 - 1972 
Jay Livingston 1915 - 2001 
Roscoe Mitchell 1940 -   
Meredith Monk 1942 -   
Alfred Newman 1900 - 1970 
Alex North 1910 - 1991 
Leo Ornstein 1892 - 2002 
Cole Porter 1893 - 1964 
John A. Powell  
Steve Reich 1936 -   
Terry Riley 1935 -   
Ned Rorem 1923 -   
Gunther Schuller 1925 -   
Arthur Schwartz 1900 - 1984 
Roger Sessions 1896 - 1985 
Stephen Sondheim 1930 -   
Billy Strayhorn 1915 - 1967 
James Tenney 1934 -   
Virgil Thomson 1896 - 1989 
David Del Tredici 1937 -   
Edgard Varese 1883 - 1965 
Jimmy Webb 1946 -   
Eric Whitacre 1970 -   
John Williams 1932 -   
La Monte Young 1935 -   
John Zorn 1953 -   

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