1 finding aid(s) found containing the word(s) Art music.

  1. David Diamond papers, 1931-2000

    approximately 1,400 items ; 113 containers ; 47.5 linear feet -- Music Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.


    David Diamond was an award-winning American-Jewish composer and prominent symphonist of the mid-twentieth century. A former student of Roger Sessions and Nadia Boulanger, Diamond ultimately composed eleven symphonies and countless other chamber and vocal works, such as his influential Symphony no. 4 (1945), Elegy in memory of Maurice Ravel (1938), and Rounds (1944). His social circle of musical...