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1) symphony. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...The Italian operatic overture, called sinfonia, was standardized by Alessandro Scarlatti at the end of the 17th cent. into three sections, the first and last being...

2) Boston Symphony Orchestra. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Boston Symphony Orchestra, founded in 1881 by Henry Lee Higginson, who was its director and financial backer until 1918. The orchestra performed at the Old Boston...

3) Chicago Symphony Orchestra. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Chicago Symphony Orchestra, founded in 1891 by Theodore Thomas, who conducted it until his death in 1905. Orchestra Hall was built for it in 1904 with funds raised...

4) Houston Symphony Orchestra. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Houston Symphony Orchestra, Founded in 1913 with 35 players, the orchestra reorganized in 1930 and presented its first full season of concerts in 1931. Among its...

5) New York Philharmonic-Symphony Orchestra. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...New York Philharmonic-Symphony Orchestra, dating from 1842, the oldest symphony orchestra in the United States. Its present name derives from the merger (1928) of...

6) Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, founded in 1895, gave its first concert the following year under the direction of Frederic Archer. Victor Herbert was the chief conductor...

7) Shostakovich, Dmitri. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Shostakovich studied at the Leningrad Conservatory (1919-25). The early success of his First Symphony (1925) was confirmed by positive public reaction to two satirical...

8) Thomas, Michael Tilson. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Michael Tilson, 1944-, American conductor, composer, and pianist, b. Hollywood, Calif. A musical prodigy, he won Tanglewood's Koussevitsky Prize at 24 and shortly...

9) Davis, Sir Colin Rex. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Sir Colin Rex, 1927-, English conductor. Davis began his musical career as a clarinetist; he is a self-taught conductor. After serving with the Sadler's Wells Opera,...

10) Whiteman, Paul. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Whiteman played viola in the Denver Symphony Orchestra and in 1915 joined the San Francisco Symphony. During World War I he was an army band leader. In 1924 he inaugurated...

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