(1893-1969), Long Island, New York. He studied with Horatio Parker at Yale and Vincent D'Indy and Nadia Boulanger in Paris. He taught at Columbia University where he was chair of the Music Department from 1940 to 1962. The opera "Giants in the Earth," one of his 12 operas, won him the Pulitzer Prize in 1951.
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Babydoe: Douglas Moore
Short biography with photograph.
Filmography noting his scoring of the documentary Power and the Land from the Internet Movie Database.
Douglas Moore (1893-1969)
Titles and lyrics of selected vocal works from The Lied and Art Song Texts Page.
Dr. Estrella's Incredibly Abridged Dictionary of Composers: Douglas Moore
(1893-1969), United States. Includes biographical data, recommended CDs, books and sheet music, bibliography, and links to biographical essays.
US Opera: Gallantry
Opera by Douglas Moore. Offers information about the opera including cast of characters, synopsis, performance history and short biography.
US Opera: The Ballad of Baby Doe
Information about the opera by Douglas Moore including cast of characters, synopsis, performance history and short biography.
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