Nathaniel Shilkret

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Nathaniel "Nat" Shilkret was born in Queens and came up through the ranks of New York's then-numerous community orchestras as a "boy wonder" clarinetist; he also played violin and piano and took lessons…
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
Make Believe Vocal Music
Concerto for trombone & orchestra 1945 Concerto
The Lonesome Road, song Vocal Music
Creation, for narrator, chorus & orchestra (for collaborative cantata "Genesis Suite") 1943 Choral
Jeanine, I Dream of Lilac Time Vocal Music
Skyward Miscellaneous (Classical)
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