Arthur Frackenpohl

Arthur Frackenpohl

Born: April 23, 1924

Born in Irvington, New Jersey, he holds degrees from the Eastman School of Music (BA, MA) and McGill University (DM). He also studied composition at Tanglewood in the summer of 1948 with Darius Milhaud and with Nadia Boulanger at Fontainebleau in the summer of 1950, where he was awarded the First Prize in Composition.

In 1949 Art joined the faculty of the Crane School of Music at the State University of New York at Potsdam. Until his retirement in 1985, he taught composition, orchestration, theory, piano and class piano.

With over 400 instrumental and vocal compositions to his credit, his arrangements have appeared on several Canadian Brass albums, the latest being Bach's "Goldberg Variations" and "Sacred Brass". Art has received ASCAP awards annually since 1964, and has also been awarded numerous grants and fellowships for composition over the years, including one from the Ford Foundation in 1959-60 to serve as composer-in-residence for the Hempstead (NY) Public Schools.

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Two Christmas Classics (Digital Download Only)

Two Christmas Classics (Digital Download Only)

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Product #: 16373 Credits: Various / Arthur Frackenpohl Series: Saxophone Quartet Instrumentation: SATB Saxes Grade: 5 Description: Recorded by the New C…

 

 

  

Variations On A March Of Shostakovich (Digital Download Only)

Variations On A March Of Shostakovich (Digital Download Only)

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Product #: 12680 Credits: Arthur Frackenpohl Series: Trombone Solo Instrumentation: Trombone Solo with Piano Accompaniment Grade: 5 Description: Publish…

 

 

  

William Tell Overture (Digital Download Only)

William Tell Overture (Digital Download Only)

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Product #: 19150 Credits: Rossini / Arthur Frackenpohl Series: Brass Quintet Instrumentation: 2 Trumpets, French Horn, Trombone and Tuba Grade: 5 Descriptio…

 

 

  

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