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b. 1936 -


    Elliott Schwartz graduated from Columbia University, where he studied composition with Otto Luening, Paul Creston, and Jack Beeson. He is Professor of Music and department chairman at Bowdoin College (Brunswick, Maine), and has directed the electronic studio and annual comtemporary music festivals there since 1974. Awards and grants include a prize at the Guadeamus International Music Week and two grants from the National Endowment for the Arts. Mr. Schwartz is author fo the book, Electronic Music: A Listener's Guide.

Audio Files

Divertimento No. 2
Timing, K and format
Timing, K and format

Archived Compositions

Divertimento No. 2 (1968)
for 2 French horns and 2 keyboard players
harpsichord, piano and celesta
Score + Recordings

Serenade (1964)
for flute, double bass and percussion
3 tom toms, 3 wood blocks, suspended cymbal
orchestra bells, vibraphone, xylophone
Score

Dialogue
solo contrabass
Recording

Music for Orchestra and Electronic tape
Recording

Graffiti
for Violin and Cello
Recording

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