Donald Steven

Donald Steven

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Donald Steven is a Canadian-American composer, music educator, and academic administrator. A member of the Canadian League of Composers and an associate of the Canadian Music Centre, he won a BMI Student Composer Award in 1970, the Canadian Federation of University Women's Golden Jubilee Creative Arts Award in 1972, the 1987 Juno Award for Classical Composition of the Year and the 1991 Jules L ger Prize for New Chamber Music. His musical compositions are characterized by their emphasis on instrumental colour and atmosphere. Perhaps his most well known piece is his Illusions for solo cello, which has been widely performed in concert and on television and radio broadcasts. Born in Montreal, Steven began his career performing and arranging folk and rock music in the 1960s before pursuing professional studies in music. In 1968 he entered McGill University where he was a music composition student of Bruce Mathershow more

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  • Paperback | 38 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 2mm | 68g
  • Bellum Publishing
  • United States
  • English
  • 6136520435
  • 9786136520438