Reminiscences of Roger Huntington Sessions, 1962

 

Name
Sessions, Roger, 1896-1985 (Interviewee)
Rounds, Frank W (Interviewer)
Title
Reminiscences of Roger Huntington Sessions, 1962
Abstract
New England background; early music lessons and first composition, 1909; Harvard MUSICAL REVIEW, 1913; Yale Music School, 1915-1917: Horatio Parker; Smith College, 1919-1921; teaching music theory, Roy Welch; Cleveland Conservatory, Ernest Bloch; fellowships and work abroad, 1925-1933: Florence, Rome, Berlin; comments on his own compositions, as well as on techniques of composition, tonality, harmo ny, teaching young composers, and on many artists, especially Igor Stravinsky, Otto Klemperer
Collection Name
Individual interviews oral history collection
Subjects
Composers; Composition (Music); Conservatories of music; Music--Instruction and study; Music--Performance; Music theory; Sessions, Roger, 1896-1985
Format
oral histories
Genre
Interviews
Date
1962
Physical Description
309 pages
Note (Biographical)
Composer; interviewee d. 1985
Note
Interviewed by Frank W. Ronds, Jr.
Language
English
Library Location
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Catalog Record
15165650
Also In
Oral History Archives at Columbia
Time-Based Media
Time-Based Media
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-4d55-z252
Related URLs
Available digital content for this interview.