Reflections on the Music Life in the United States. Roger SESSIONS.
Reflections on the Music Life in the United States

Reflections on the Music Life in the United States

New York: Merlin Press, [1956]. Small quarto. Brown leatherette. 1f. (half-title), 1f. (title), 1f. (contents), 1f. (secondary title), 11-184 pp.

With an autograph inscription to free front endpaper by Sessions "To Bill Affectionately Roger Nov. 1956."

First Edition. Limited to 1500 copies, this number 13.

"Andrew Porter wrote of him, ‘For music, he embodied what is finest in American thought, character, and genius. In nine symphonies, in concertos, two operas, and many other works, he gave it utterance. He was one of the country's – and the world's – great men’ (1985)." Andrea Olmstead in Grove Music Online. Item #28827

Price: $125.00  other currencies

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