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Boulanger, Lili@ Boulanger, Nadia Juliette@
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Chen Yi@ Chaminade, Cécile Louise Stephanie@
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Okoye, Nkeiru@ Oliveros, Pauline@
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Seeger, Ruth Crawford@ Sirmen, Maddalena Lombardini@
Schindler, Alma@ Schumann, Clara@
Tower, Joan@ Tailleferre, Germaine@
Tanaka, Karen@ Weir, Judith@
Wieck, Clara@ Wagner, Melinda@
Zwillich, Ellen Taaffe@ Zaimont, Judith Lang@

See Also:

  • Albritton, Anne: Arranger, pianist, and theorist in Dallas.
  • Andrews, Nicola Ellis: Cornelius Cardew Composition Prize winner. Working by herself and also collaboratively with her husband poet Phil Andrews McGovern.
  • Andrée, Elfrida: Lived 1841 to 1929. Swedish Music Information Center page. Organist and composer.
  • Beglarian, Eve: Composer and performer Eve Beglarian, whose work ranges from art music to electronic music.
  • Bennett, Jennifer: Composer of choral music living in Kingston, Ontario.
  • Breuer, Carolyn: Provides biography, news, events calendar, interview, and photographs of the saxophonist and composer.
  • Burton, Canary: New art music composer, songwriter on Cape Cod at Seabird Studio.
  • Davidson, Tina: Minimalist. Works for orchestra, mixed instrumental and vocal ensembles, soloists, and works with pre-recorded tape playback.
  • Doherty, Sue: Composer and lyricist of musical theatre, film and video, and dance music. Involved in Seabird Studio.
  • Edwards, Clara: American songwriter, 1880 to 1974. About her life and her music.
  • Ellen, Jane: American composer Jane Ellen (ASCAP) with biography, works, and other musings.
  • Huber, Ruth: "Classically trained and eclectically inclined" composer.
  • Jordan, Cynthia: Composer of piano music who seeks to create a peaceful environment with her music. Biography and recordings.
  • Kaiser, Shirley: Concert pianist and composer of classical and healing music. Masterclasses, workshops, and recordings.
  • Karadjov, Rostislava Pankova: Bulgarian born composer, currently living in Swaziland, Southern Africa.
  • Loo, Katherine: Contains discography, and CD ordering information for the pianist.
  • Lumb, Janet: Composer for film and video, saxophone player, and the artistic director of the Montreal Asian Heritage Festival.
  • McLin, Lena Johnson: African-American Art Song Alliance page. Born 1929. "Her musical style reflects but is not limited to the influence of the church and gospel music."
  • Miller, Elma: Composer and music typographer living in Canada.
  • Miller, Jane Ramseyer: Singer, composer, and choir director.
  • Milstein, Silvina: Lecturer in music at King's College London, author of a book on Schoenberg, and composer of orchestral and chamber music.
  • Munn, Zae: "Associate Professor of Music at Saint Mary's College in South Bend, Indiana where she has taught composition, theory, and orchestration since 1990."
  • Musician's Biographies: Scores of short biographies about women composers throughout time. From Hildegard Publishing Company.
  • Nickerson, Camille: 1888 to 1982. Noted for arranging and publishing Creole folk songs. African-American Art Song Alliance page.
  • Pittman, Evelyn LaRue: Noted for folk opera, spiritual arrangements and compositions for solo voice. 1827 to 1903. African-American Art Song Alliance page.
  • Plowman, Lynne: Composer and flautist living in Wales.
  • Serter, Jane: British composer. "Her music displays an enjoyment of opposites and extremes."
  • Stephan, Naomi: Choral composer living in California.
  • Tann, Hilary: Composer living in upstate New York, and chair of the Department of Performing Arts at Union College, Schenectady.
  • The Woman Composer Question: Bibliography of women composers, by Eugene Gates, Ed.D.
  • Villanueva, Maria Cecilia: Argentine composer. Curriculum vitae, list of works, audio samples, discography, bibliography, publications. Spanish and English site.
  • Webb, Orianna: Composer of chamber and orchestral music.
  • Williamson, Chris: Musical activist and popular music pioneer and composer.
  • Women Composers: A database of women whose music has been recorded on CD.
  • Women in Czech Music: Promotes composers, past and present; includes links.
  • Women of Note: Descriptions of many female composers and their works.


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