William Bolcom

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Bolcom is a modern American composer/pianist known for his eclectic compositions in all genres and his piano accompaniment with wife and singer, Joan Morris.
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
Cabaret Songs 1977 Vocal Music
Songs of Innocence and Experience, for soloists, choruses, and orchestra 1956 Choral
New Etudes (12) for piano 1977 Keyboard
Symphony No. 4 1987 Symphony
Casino Paradise, theater piece 1985 Vocal Music
Graceful ghost, rag for piano Keyboard
The Graceful Ghost, a concert variation for violin & piano 1979 Chamber Music
Three Ghost Rags, for piano 1970 Keyboard
Sonata for violin & piano No. 2 1978 Chamber Music
Amor Vocal Music
The Garden of Eden, rags for piano 1971 Keyboard
Satires for madrigal group Vocal Music
I Will Breathe a Mountain, song cycle for mezzo-soprano (voice) & piano Vocal Music
Gospel Preludes (12), for organ in 4 books Keyboard
Recuerdos, for 2 pianos Keyboard
Symphony No. 5 Symphony
Capriccio for cello & piano 1985 Chamber Music
Song of Black Max (as told by the de Kooning Boys), for voice & piano Vocal Music
Lime Jello Marshmallow Cottage Cheese Surprise, for voice & piano Vocal Music
Seattle Slew Suite for orchestra 1986 Orchestral
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