Journals Higher Education
Important OUP's Response to COVID-19 Learn more



Published: 25 April 2020

648 Pages | 108 line, 53 halftone


ISBN: 9780190863739

Also Available As:


Bookseller Code (AE)

New Edition

Samuel Barber

The Composer and His Music

Second Edition

Barbara B. Heyman

  • This updated seminal biography is essential reading for music lovers and scholars alike
  • Utilizes new primary sources recovered from a suitcase found in a New York City dumpster
  • Dispels the myths surrounding Barber's Violin Concerto