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Barber, Samuel, 1910-1981

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1910 - 1981

Biography

Samuel (Osmond) Barber was born on Mar. 9, 1910, West Chester, PA; died on Jan. 23, 1981, New York; was an American composer.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Tibor Serly letters to Henry Pleasants

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1332
Scope and Contents Handwritten and typed letters by Tibor Serly to his close friend Henry Pleasants. The letters mostly deal with personal and music matters such as Serly's career as a composer, music teacher, conductor, writer of musical articles, and violinist. Serly describes his collaborations and professional involvement with such notable figures as Ezra Pound, William Carlos Williams, Louis Zukofsky, Bela Bartok, Zoltan Kodaly, Pietro Mascagni, Arturo Toscanini, Leopold Stokowski, Samuel Barber, Igor...
Dates: 1931-1951