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Published: 15 May 2014

712 Pages | 30 photographs


ISBN: 9780199367849

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Orpheus in Manhattan

William Schuman and the Shaping of America's Musical Life

Steve Swayne

  • Based on access to previously unknown letters and writings of Schuman, including some in private hands
  • Sheds new light on Schuman and music in America through unpublished music scores
  • Research on dozens of archival recordings of Schuman compositions that are not commercially available

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