By Michael Hix
An American Organist in Paris provides Lee Orville Erwin's letters from France to his family members in 1930-1931. In those letters, Erwin recounts his day-by-day reviews and encounters with a number of the twentieth century's maximum musicians and academics. He writes of his classes with Marchal, Verd, and Boulanger and dinner events with Olivier Messiaen. Erwin's letters not just give you the singular reviews of a tender musician but additionally replicate the typical stories shared through the multitude of yank composers who studied in France in this time. those letters are greatly footnoted to supply readability and history info of the destinations and personalities mentioned. A biographical bankruptcy on Erwin, which outlines his wide musical occupation and impression at the silent movie tune revival within the twentieth century, is additionally incorporated. This e-book will function a different glimpse into the lifetime of one in every of America's such a lot prolific composers for the theater organ.
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An American Organist in Paris: The Letters of Lee Orville Erwin, 1930-1931 by Michael Hix