Mark Alburger

Mark Alburger

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Mark Alburger (born April 2, 1957) is a San Francisco Bay Area composer and conductor. He is the founder and music director of the San Francisco Composers Chamber Orchestra, as well as the music director of the San Francisco Cabaret Opera. Alburger is also the editor-publisher of 21st-Century Music Journal, which he founded in 1994 as 20th-Century Music.Alburger was born in Upper Darby, Pennsylvania, USA. He studied composition with Gerald Levinson and Joan Panetti at Swarthmore College, and with Jules Langert at the Dominican University of California, and with Roland Jackson, Thomas Flaherty, and Christopher Yavelow at Claremont Graduate University, where he was awarded a Ph.D. in Musicology in 1996. He also studied privately thereafter with Terry Riley. Alburger is best known for his use of troping techniques, combining structures and musical passages from a wide variety of pre-existing works across cultures and eras.show more

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  • Paperback | 88 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 5mm | 141g
  • Chromo Publishing
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 6135942654
  • 9786135942651