Title

Ivan Davis: Pianist and teacher

Date of Award

2001

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Article

Degree Name

Doctor of Musical Arts (D.M.A.)

Department

Music Performance

First Committee Member

Raymond A. Barr - Committee Chair

Abstract

Ivan Davis is a distinguished American pianist of the latter half of the twentieth century. This study will document his career as a pianist and teacher and his views and philosophies on teaching.His long and remarkable career spans the areas of competitions; solo, orchestral and collaborative performances; recordings; and teaching. In his New York Times review of Davis's Town Hall Debut in 1959, Harold Schonberg declared Davis established himself as "one of the superior American pianists."

Keywords

Biography; Music; Education, History of; Education, Music; Education, Philosophy of

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