Cyril Scott: A Bio-Bibliography
Last updated: 25.08.18
Bio-Bibliographies in Music
Hardcover - 360 pages (April 30, 2000) Usually ships within 2-3 days.
This reference guide to the life and work of the prolific British composer, Cyril Scott, includes a brief biography and detailed bibliography and discography sections. Sometimes referred to as the British Debussy, Scott was one of the first English composers to incorporate a noticeable modern style. He composed in virtually every genre and for every instrument and ensemble. His works, as detailed in the discography, include three operas, two symphonies, five concertos, chamber music, piano music, and over 100 songs. The bibliography section includes writings both by and about Scott.
About the Author
LAURIE J. SAMPSEL is Head of the Music Library at the University of Colorado at Boulder.