Effinger, Cecil, 1914-1990

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Commissioned by St. Louis Little Symphony, 1945. Composed 1945. First performance St. Louis, Missouri, 29 June 1959, St. Louis Little Symphony, Stanley Chapple conductor. Received the Walter W. Naumberg Award, 1959.--Cf. Fleisher Collection.

From the description of Little symphony no. 1, op. 31 / Robert L. Sanders. [19--?] (Franklin & Marshall College). WorldCat record id: 51689611

Composer, violinist, oboist, educator and inventor of the Musicwriter (typewriter for music).

From the description of Cecil Effinger collection, 1938-1996. (Denver Public Library). WorldCat record id: 49938146

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Role Title Holding Repository
referencedIn John Watts Papers, 1945-1982 Fales Library & Special Collections
creatorOf Driver, Tom Faw, 1925-. Invisible fire oratorio [19--?]. Denver Public Library, Central Library
creatorOf Watts, John, 1930-1982. John Watts papers, 1947-1982. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Watts, John, 1930-1982. Collection of noncommercial recordings [sound recording], 1963-1980. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn William Remsen Strickland Collection, 1926-1991, (bulk 1946-1970) Library of Congress. Music Division
creatorOf Effinger, Cecil, 1914-1990. Prelude and fugue / C. Effinger. Free Library of Philadelphia, Parkway Central Library
creatorOf Effinger, Cecil, 1914-1990. Little symphony no. 1, op. 31 / Robert L. Sanders. Free Library of Philadelphia, Parkway Central Library
referencedIn Strickland, William. William Remsen Strickland collection, 1926-1991 (bulk 1946-1970). Library of Congress
creatorOf Effinger, Cecil, 1914-1990. Cello suite : op. 32 / C. Effinger. University of North Carolina at Greensboro, University Libraries, UNCG University Libraries
creatorOf Effinger, Cecil, 1914-1990. Cecil Effinger collection, 1938-1996. University of Colorado Boulder
referencedIn John Watts papers, 1947-1982 The New York Public Library. Music Division.
Role Title Holding Repository
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associatedWith American Music Research Center. corporateBody
associatedWith Effinger, Stanley S. person
associatedWith Silva, Luigi, 1903-1961. person
correspondedWith Strickland, William person
correspondedWith Strickland, William. person
associatedWith Watts, John, 1930-1982. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Canons, fugues, etc. (Band)--Scores and parts
Symphonies--Scores and parts
Violoncello and piano music--Scores and parts
Band music--Scores and parts


Birth 1914-07-22

Death 1990-12-22


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