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He continued his studies at Stanford University D. Thereafter, he taught or was composer in residence at a number of schools before becoming a professor of composition at the University of Michigan in ; he retired and became professor emeritus in A prolific composer, he wrote for solo instruments, voice, chamber groups, orchestra, film, and stage.
As a pianist and composer, Bolcom became well known for his interest in ragtime music; Graceful Ghost Rag , written in memory of his father, is one of several compositions in that genre. The much-acclaimed William Blake -inspired Songs of Innocence and Experience —82 is a long work for soloists, chorus, and orchestra regularly performed since ; a recording of the work won four Grammy Awards in Bolcom was also commissioned to write works for a number of major orchestras.
From the early s Bolcom and his wife, mezzo-soprano Joan Morris, performed concerts of 19th- and 20th-century American popular songs. He was also active as a writer and editor. Get exclusive access to content from our First Edition with your subscription. Subscribe today This article was most recently revised and updated by Amy Tikkanen , Corrections Manager.
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The Graceful Ghost, a concert variation for violin & piano