A Critical Analysis of the Works of Leo Sowerby

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Leo Sowerby is an American composer who has, in the writer's opinion, made a fine contribution to the field of modern music. This fact will be substantiated in the following study, the purpose of which will be to examine and to analyze to some extent the works of this eminent Chicago composer, teacher, organist, and choir-master. This study will-be of particular interest to students of the organ, for it concerns itself chiefly with the organ works of Sowerby, and to students of composition and modern harmonic trends, for the study high lights the composer's characteristic procedures in these two directions.

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Parks, O. G. August 1941.

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Leo Sowerby is an American composer who has, in the writer's opinion, made a fine contribution to the field of modern music. This fact will be substantiated in the following study, the purpose of which will be to examine and to analyze to some extent the works of this eminent Chicago composer, teacher, organist, and choir-master. This study will-be of particular interest to students of the organ, for it concerns itself chiefly with the organ works of Sowerby, and to students of composition and modern harmonic trends, for the study high lights the composer's characteristic procedures in these two directions.

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Parks, O. G. A Critical Analysis of the Works of Leo Sowerby, thesis, August 1941; Denton, Texas. (https://digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc699651/: accessed June 26, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, https://digital.library.unt.edu; .