Murray Adaskin was born in Toronto on the 28th March 1906, the same year of the composers Balanchivadze, Borck, Borris, Brkanovic, Capdevielle, Caturla, Cooke, Gideon, Hutchings, Kreutz, Kókai, Liljefors, Lockwood, Lopes-Graça, Lutyens, Mirouze, Moyzes, O Gallagher, Papandopulo, Pergament, Pittaluga, Raciunas, Rollin, Saikkola, Schaeuble, Shostakovich, Talma, Tamkin, Thiriet.
project Adaskin (Deeper articles)
Music examples MIDI ed Mp3 of 1900
OPERE"Grant, Warden of the Plains", on the libretto of Mary-Elizabeth Bayer, was performed in Winnipeg on the 18th of July 1967
LIEDER"The Shepherd" (How sweet is the Shepherd's sweet lot), text of William Blake (1757-1827)
"Of Man and the Universe", text of Alexander Pope (1688-1744)
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"Guitar and Music Paper" (1926), oil on canvas, 65 x 81 cm, of the painter Juan Gris, contemporary of Adaskin (Saidenberg Gallery, New York)