James Lovendusky

Biography

James Vincent Lovendusky, born June 25, 1957 in Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania. American Composer. Recipient McKnight Foundation grant, 1987-1988, composer's grant Jerome Foundation, 1987, fellowship Aspen Music School Festival, 1985, grant for young composers ASCAP, 1982, Andrew Mellon Pre-Doctoral Fellowship, U. Pittsburgh, 1981-1982, 82-83.
 

Bachelor of Music, University of the Arts, Philadelphia, 1979; Master of Arts, U. Pittsburgh, 1981; Doctor of Philosophy, U. Pittsburgh, 1986.

Instructor, Oberlin (Ohio) Conservatory of Music, 1984; instructor, Carnegie-Mellon U., Pittsburgh, 1984-1986; instructor, U. Pittsburgh, 1985-1986; engraver, Hal Leonard Public Corporation, Milwaukee, since 1987. Guest composer 9th Symposium of New Music, Michigan State University, 1987, Bowling Green (Ohio) New Music Festival, 1986, Ives Festival/Ives Center for American Music, 1984.

 

ACE Publications

14 title(s)
Composer Title SCORING/INSTRUMENTATION Year
James Lovendusky DANCE OF THE HAPPY MAN -
perc ens: bells, xyl, 2vib, 4mrmba
James Lovendusky WATER, WIND perc ens: bells, xyl, 2vib, 4mrmba
percussion ensemble
James Lovendusky SONATA FOR PIANO -
pf
James Lovendusky DANCE MACABRE -
fl, cl, vln, vc, perc, pf
James Lovendusky IMPLOSION -
fl/afl/pic, ob/eh, cl/bcl, bsn, perc, tape
James Lovendusky JAMBOREE -
orch: 1-1-1-1; 1-1-1-1; perc, pf/elec org; str
James Lovendusky SEXTET -
vln, vc, 2perc, pf, elec harmonium
James Lovendusky DREAM WITHIN DREAM -
sop, vc. pf
James Lovendusky QUINTET FOR WINDS -
1-1-1-1,hn
James Lovendusky METATHESIS orch: 2/pic/afl-2/eh-2/bcl-2; 4-2-2-0; 2perc; str
-
James Lovendusky SILENT WARS, SECRET HEROES -
Pf
James Lovendusky RHAPSODY ON A WINDY NIGHT -
vln, vc, pf
James Lovendusky WIND EMBRACE -
fl, cl. bsn
James Lovendusky RESOLVE -
solo cl

Additional Works