Leon Kirchner

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    Concerto for Violin, Cello, Ten Winds and Percussion: Allegra ma non troppoLeon Kirchner
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    Trio for Violin, Cello and Piano: II LargoLeon Kirchner
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    Sonata Concertante: Allegro: Presto; Adagio; Grazioso; Marcato FinaleLeon Kirchner
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    Music for 12Leon Kirchner
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    Five Pieces for PianoLeon Kirchner
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        Leon Kirchner studied in California at the Los Angeles City College as well as at the University of California at Berkeley. He had contact there with both Arnold Schoenberg and Ernst Bloch, both of whom influenced him profoundly on his thinking about music and his composing. In 1942, because of an award from the University of California for his compositions, his further study with Roger Sessions in New York was subsidized. After a three year stint with the armed forces, he retur... Read more

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