"Music Theorist" Richard Swift Hand Signed AMQS. This item is certified authentic by.And comes with their Letter of Authenticity. (September 24, 1927 - November 8, 2003) was an American. Where he received an MA in 1956. His career was spent teaching at the.
From 1956 until his retirement in 1991. He was the recipient of many awards, amongst others from the.
National Endowment for the Arts. American Academy and Institute of Arts and Letters.
In addition to his activity as a composer, he also published many articles on. For Swift's opera, The Trial of Tender O'Shea (1964).
Richard Swift also set two of her poems in the song cycle Roses Only, conceived as a memorial for her. Her collected poetry was published posthumously.