"Embrace" (1917), oil on canvas, 100 x 170.2 cm, of the painter Egon Schiele, contemporary of Cowell (Osterreichische Galerie, Wien)

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Henry Cowell


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The composer Henry (Dixon) Cowell was born in Menlo Park on the 11th March 1897, the same year of the composers Ascone, Barth, Bentzon, Bravnicar, Fernström, Gerster, Golishev, Heward, Kerr, Korngold, Kósa, Lillen, Lorenzo Fernândez, Maganini, Mignone, Moeschinger, Riisager, Salmon, Sorozabal (Marialcurrena), Stringfield, Sutherland, Tansman. Died in Shady (New York) on the 10th December 1965

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Music examples MIDI ed Mp3 of Late Romanticism


"The Building of Bamba" was performed in Halcyon on the 18th of August 1917

"O'Higgins of Chile" was performed in 1950

Henry Cowell


"Who wrote this fiendish "Rite of Spring"?", published in 1938, Anonymous

"Hark! from the pit a fearsome sound", published in 1938, Anonymous

"The pasture", text of Robert Frost (1874-1963)

"A sharp, where you'd expect a natural", published in 1938, Anonymous

"The donkey", text of Gilbert Keith Chesterton (1874-1936)


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