Fletcher, Grant, 1913-2002

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Composed 1935. First performance Rochester, New York, 19 October 1944, Rochester Symphony, Howard Hanson conductor, Joseph Mariano soloist. Dedicated to F.E.W. (Frances E. Wells).--Cf. Fleisher Collection.

From the description of Rhapsody for flute and string orchestra / Grant Fletcher. [19--?]. (Franklin & Marshall College). WorldCat record id: 51821501

Commissioned by Carl A. Baumann. Composed 1953. First performance Chicago, 18 April 1953, Chicago Symphonietta, the composer conducting. Dedicated to Mr. Carl A. Baumann, Vice President of the Chicago Federation of Musicians.--Cf. Fleisher Collection.

From the description of Pocket encyclopedia of orchestral instruments / Grant Fletcher. [1953]. (Franklin & Marshall College). WorldCat record id: 51821498

Composed 1935 for the Phi Mu Alpha Little Symphony of Illinois Wesleyan University. First performance Ann Arbor, Michigan, 25 July 1938, University of Michigan Symphony, the composer conducting. Received the following awards: (1) Bloomington (Indiana) Philharmonic Symphony, 1945. (2) NBC Network Station WYAM, Cleveland, Ohio Composers Awards, 1945.--Cf. Fleisher Collection.

From the description of A rhapsody of dances for orchestra / Grant Fletcher. [19--?] (Franklin & Marshall College). WorldCat record id: 51821507

Originally composed as no. 8 of 10 Nocturnes for piano solo, 1934. Orchestrated 1938. First performance of orchestral version Abilene, Texas, 15 February 1954, Abilene Symphony, Julius Hegyi conductor.--Cf. Fleisher Collection.

From the description of Nocturne, op. 4, no. 8 / Grant Fletcher. [1935]. (Franklin & Marshall College). WorldCat record id: 51821469

Sumare, after the poem "Heat" by Hilda Doolittle; Wintare, from a tune entitled: "The gonesome days of summer." Commissioned for and dedicated to Thor Johnson. Composed 1956. First performance Fish Creek, Door County, Wisconsin, Door County Festival Symphony, Thor Johnson conductor.--Cf. Fleisher Collection.

From the description of Two orchestral pieces for small orchestra / Grant Fletcher. [1956]. (Franklin & Marshall College). WorldCat record id: 51821534

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creatorOf Fletcher, Grant, 1913-2002. The time for making songs has come / [words by] Hermann Hagedorn ; [music by] Grant Fletcher. New England Conservatory of Music, Harriet M. Spaulding Library
referencedIn Kirkpatrick, John, 1905-1991. The John Kirkpatrick papers, 1836-1993 (inclusive). Yale University, Music Library
creatorOf Fletcher, Grant, 1913-2002. A rhapsody of dances for orchestra / Grant Fletcher. Free Library of Philadelphia, Parkway Central Library
creatorOf Fletcher, Grant, 1913-2002. I have twelfe oxen : for mixed chorus, S.A.T.B. a cappella / [music by] Grant Fletcher ; [words:] Anonymous. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Fletcher, Grant, 1913-2002. Correspondence to Eugene Ormandy, 1953. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
creatorOf Fletcher, Grant, 1913-2002. Rhapsody for flute and string orchestra / Grant Fletcher. Free Library of Philadelphia, Parkway Central Library
creatorOf Fletcher, Grant, 1913-2002. Two Mexican songs / Grant Fletcher. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Fletcher, Grant, 1913-2002. Octocell(i) : for eight solo cellos/ by Grant Fletcher. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Fletcher, Grant, 1913-2002. Two orchestral pieces for small orchestra / Grant Fletcher. Free Library of Philadelphia, Parkway Central Library
creatorOf Fletcher, Grant, 1913-2002. Toccata : for piano / by Grant Fletcher. SBTS Library, James P. Boyce Centennial Library
creatorOf Fletcher, Grant, 1913-2002. A Noel : SSAATTBB choir, a cappella / Grant Fletcher. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Fletcher, Grant, 1913-2002. A song for warriors : variations for symphonic orchestra / by Grant Fletcher. Indiana University
creatorOf Fletcher, Grant, 1913-2002. Musicke for christening : string orchestra / Grant Fletcher. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Fletcher, Grant, 1913-2002. En fete / Grant Fletcher. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Fletcher, Grant, 1913-2002. Two orchestral pieces for small orchestra. II, Wintare / Grant Fletcher. Indiana University
creatorOf Fletcher, Grant, 1913-2002. Nocturne, op. 4, no. 8 / Grant Fletcher. Free Library of Philadelphia, Parkway Central Library
creatorOf American Music Edition records, 1920-1997, 1951-1991 Music Library
creatorOf Fletcher, Grant, 1913-2002. Three works for piano / by Grant Fletcher. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Fletcher, Grant, 1913-2002. Six songs from Irene Orgel : for high voice and piano / Grant Fletcher. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Fletcher, Grant, 1913-2002. Concerto for piano and orchestra / Grant Fletcher. Indiana University
creatorOf Fletcher, Grant, 1913-2002. Pocket encyclopedia of orchestral instruments / Grant Fletcher. Free Library of Philadelphia, Parkway Central Library
creatorOf Fletcher, Grant, 1913-2002. I have twelfe oxen : for 2 part choir / [music by] Grant Fletcher ; [words:] Anonymous. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Burkat, Leonard, 1919-. The Leonard Burkat papers, 1943-1981 (inclusive). Yale University, Music Library
creatorOf Fletcher, Grant, 1913-2002. Diversion #1 ; Diversion #2 / Grant Fletcher. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Burkat, Leonard, 1919-1992. The Leonard Burkat papers, 1943-1981 (inclusive). Yale University, Music Library
creatorOf Fletcher, Grant, 1913-2002. Sing we to the shepherds : Xmas carol : a cappella or opt. flute and tambourine / Grant Fletcher. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Fletcher, Grant, 1913-2002. At the cry of the first bird / [music by] Grant Fletcher ; [words] traditional Irish. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Fletcher, Grant, 1913-2002. The sack of Calabasas / Grant Fletcher. New York Public Library System, NYPL
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Subject
Choruses, Sacred (Mixed voices, 8 parts), Unaccompanied
Variations (Orchestra)--Scores
Choruses, Secular (Mixed voices, 4 parts) unaccompanied
Rhapsodies (Music)
Orchestral music--Scores and parts
Concertos (Piano)--Scores
Choruses, Secular (Women's voices, 2 parts), Unaccompanied
Christmas music
Carols, English
Canons, fugues, etc. (Piano)
Music--Manuscripts--Facsimiles
Operas--Vocal scores with piano
Songs (High voice) with piano
Habaneras
Choruses, Sacred (Women's voices, 3 parts), Unaccompanied
Flute with string orchestra--Scores and parts
Songs (medium voice) with piano
Choruses, Sacred (Women's voices) with instrumental ensemble--Scores
String orchestra music--Scores
Piano music
String octets (Violoncellos (8))--Scores
Orchestral music, Arranged--Scores and parts
Chamber orchestra music--Scores and parts
Chamber orchestra music--Scores
Songs (low voice) with piano
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Birth 1913

Death 2002-05-04

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