Gordon Ware Binkerd
1916 - 2003
United States of America, NE
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G.W. Binkerd
Gordon (Ware) Binkerd (22/05/1916 - 05/09/2003), an American composer, born in Lynch, Nebraska, Usa, died in Urbana, Illinois, USA. He studied at Eastman School and Harvard University. Professor of composition at the Illinois University.
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Requiem for soldiers lost in ocean transports
Period:Modernism
Composed in:1984
Musical form:free
Text/libretto:Herman Melville
Duration:9'
In memory of:soldiers lost in ocean transports
Requiem for soldiers lost in ocean transports (1984) for unaccompanied mixed SATB voices. Text by Herman Melville (1819-1891), an American author, best-known for his novels of the sea and his masterpiece Moby-Dick (1851).
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