Reflections on Malcolm Forsyth

Publication Type:

Book

Source:

Edmonton, Alberta, Canada :, Canada, p.1 online resource (xxii, 261 pages) (2019)

ISBN:

9781772125030

Call Number:

ELEC MON E

Mots-clés:

Biography., Canada, Composers

Notes:

Includes bibliographical references and index.Access restricted to LAC onsite clients."Malcolm Forsyth (1936-2011) was a musical legend: a much-loved composer, performer, teacher, and mentor. Reflections on Malcolm Forsyth presents a captivating and approachable portrait of one of Canada's finest modern composers. Readers will discover both public and private sides to the man and gain fresh insights from critical assessments of a broad range of Forsyth's compositions, his continuing popular appreciation, and his lasting influence on the next generation of musicians and music scholars. Drawing from the perspectives of leading scholars, composers, and musicians, as well as on those of family, friends, students, and colleagues, Reflections on Malcolm Forsyth honours the rich life and cultural significance of this exceptional creative mind. It is important reading for music students and researchers, professional performers, and anyone who loves contemporary music."--Description based on online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on November 15, 2019).