[American Composers] Copland, Aaron. (1900–1990) & Barber, Samuel. (1910–1981) & Glass, Philip. (b. 1937) & Adams, John. (b. 1947) & Sessions, Roger. (1896–1985) & Ward, Robert. (1917–2013) & Rorem, Ned. (b. 1923) & Diamond, David. (1915–2005) & Floyd, Carlisle. (b. 1926)
Collection of Signed Programs
An impressive collection of signed programs from several of the most significant American composers of the twentieth century. Included are signatures from Aaron Copland (dated 1983 and signed on a 1983 program); Samuel Barber (signed on a page from a 1978 program, rather creased); Philip Glass (signed on a 1995 Tanglewood program); John Adams (signed on a 1988 program of a concert entirely of his works); Roger Sessions (signed on a 1982 program from his opera Montezuma); Robert Ward (signed on a program from the 1983 symposium 'Where is Our American Music?'); Ned Rorem (signed on the verso of a 1983 'Concerts for Peace' program); David Diamond (signed on a 1990 program of a Juilliard Orchestra concert entirely of his works); and Carlisle Floyd (signed on a page from a1983 program from a City Opera production of his opera Of Mice and Men.) In fine condition overall.