Lévy, Ernst (1895-1981).

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Composed in Paris in 1922.--Cf. Fleisher Collection.

From the description of Dritte symphonie / Ernst Levy. [1922]. (Franklin & Marshall College). WorldCat record id: 300482749

Levy was born in Basel, Switzerland November the 18th, 1895. He began teaching at the Basel Conservatory in 1917. He moved to Paris in 1925 and founded the Choeur Philharmonique in 1928. In addition to his time in Boston and Chicago, he spent time at Bennington College in Vermont (1946-51), at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (1954-59) and the Brooklyn College of the City University of New York (1959-66). Levy then retired from teaching, returning to Switzerland in 1966. Levy moved to Boston in 1941, teaching at the New England Conservatory of Music until 1945. Levy died on April 19th, 1981 in Morges, Switzerland at the age of eighty-five.

From the description of Ernst Levy papers, 1919-2004 (inclusive). (University of Chicago Library). WorldCat record id: 606927277

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creatorOf Levy, Ernst, 1895-1981. 7th symphony / Ernst Levy. Free Library of Philadelphia, Parkway Central Library
creatorOf Levy, Ernst, 1895-1981. Ernst Levy papers, 1919-2004 (inclusive). University of Chicago Library
referencedIn Hugo Kauder Society records, 1911-2006 The New York Public Library. Music Division.
creatorOf Levy, Ernst, 1895-1981. Aubade for flute, viola, and violoncello. MIT2, Massachusetts Institute of Technology Libraries TEST.
creatorOf Levy, Ernst, 1895-1981. Meditation on a Hebrew raga : for organ / Ernst Levy. Jewish Theological Seminary of America
creatorOf Levy, Ernst, 1895-1981. Sinfonia strofica : no. 6 / Ernst Levy. Free Library of Philadelphia, Parkway Central Library
creatorOf Levy, Ernst, 1895-1981. Letters, 1961, to Lewis Mumford. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
creatorOf Levy, Ernst, 1895-1981. Partita concertante / Ernst Levy. MIT Libraries, Massachusetts Institute of Technology Libraries
creatorOf Levy, Ernst, 1895-1981. 5te Symphonie für Violine, Trompete und grosses Orchester / Ernst Levy. Free Library of Philadelphia, Parkway Central Library
creatorOf Levy, Ernst, 1895-1981. Eighth symphony = Huitième symphonie / Ernst Levy. Free Library of Philadelphia, Parkway Central Library
creatorOf Levy, Ernst, 1895-1981. Dritte symphonie / Ernst Levy. Free Library of Philadelphia, Parkway Central Library
creatorOf Levy, Ernst, 1895-1981. Trio-fantasy for flute, piano, and percussion. MIT2, Massachusetts Institute of Technology Libraries TEST.
referencedIn Kauder Society. Hugo Kauder Society records, 1911-2006. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Levy, Ernst, 1895-1981. Suite symphonique / Ernst Levy. Free Library of Philadelphia, Parkway Central Library
creatorOf Levy, Ernst, 1895-1981. And another ten : pieces for beginners / Ernst Levy. MIT Libraries, Massachusetts Institute of Technology Libraries
creatorOf Levy, Ernst, 1895-1981. Pieces for ensemble classes [microform] / Ernst Levy. Brooklyn College
creatorOf Levy, Ernst, 1895-1981. Fifteen little pieces for violoncello solo / Ernst Levy. University of North Carolina at Greensboro, University Libraries, UNCG University Libraries
creatorOf Levy, Ernst, 1895-1981. Cantor's Kaddish : for tenor solo, mixed chorus and organ / composed by Ernst Levy. Jewish Theological Seminary of America
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associatedWith Fromm, Herbert. person
associatedWith Fromm, Leni. person
associatedWith Idelsohn, A. Z. (Abraham Zebi), 1882-1938. person
associatedWith Kauder Society. corporateBody
associatedWith Park Avenue Synagogue (New York, N.Y.) corporateBody
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Suites (Chamber orchestra)--Scores
Piano music--Juvenile
Choruses, Sacred (Mixed voices, 4 parts) with organ
Violoncello music
Sacred songs (High voice) with organ
Band music--Scores
Composers
Symphonies--Scores
Symphonies--Scores and parts
Trios (Piano, flute, percussion)
Violin with orchestra--Scores
Music--Manuscripts--Facsimiles
Synagogue music--Sabbath services
Trios (Flute, viola, violoncello)
Symphonies (Chamber orchestra)--Scores
Organ music
Chamber music--Scores
Suites (Violin with orchestra)
Piano music
Trios (Unspecified instruments)
Chamber orchestra music--Scores
Jews--Music
Synagogue music
Symphonies (Band)--Scores
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Birth 1895-11-18

Death 1981-04-19

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