Albright, William

(20 October 1944, Gary, Indiana – 17 September 1998, Ann Arbor, Mich.)
   Student of Olivier Messiaen, his Organbook I (1967) is a collection of practical works for liturgy, while Organbook II (1971) incorporates electronic sounds. He also composed three masses, a dozen hymns, anthems, and motets.

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  • ALBRIGHT, WILLIAM FOXWELL° — (1891–1971), U.S. biblical archaeologist and Semitics scholar. The son of Methodist missionaries, Albright studied at Johns Hopkins University, earning his doctorate under Paul Haupt. In 1929, he became professor of Semitic languages at Hopkins.… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Albright, William Foxwell — (1891–1972)    US biblical archaeologist. The son of a US Methodist minister, Albright became the doyen of modern biblical archaeologists and a father figure to a whole generation of younger American and Israel scholars in this field. He was… …   Who’s Who in Jewish History after the period of the Old Testament

  • William Foxwell Albright — nació el 24 de mayo de 1891 y murió el 20 de septiembre de 1971. Fue un destacado orientalista estadounidense, pionero de la arqueología, lingüista y experto en cerámica. Desde principios del siglo XX hasta su muerte fue el decano de los… …   Wikipedia Español

  • William Albright (musician) — William Albright (October 20, 1944 September 17, 1998) was an American composer, pianist and organist.Albright was born in Gary, Indiana, and began learning the piano at the age of five, and attended the Juilliard Preparatory Department (1959 62) …   Wikipedia

  • William Foxwell Albright — an der Hebräischen Universität von Jerusalem William Foxwell Albright (* 24. Mai 1891 in Coquimbo, Chile; † 19. September 1971 in Baltimore, USA) war ein US amerikanischer Archäologe und Orientalist. Von 1929 bis 1958 war er …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • William Albright — William Foxwell Albright Pour les articles homonymes, voir Albright. William F. Albright est un archéologue américain (24 mai 1891 19 septembre 1971) qui un des premiers chercheurs de renommée mondiale à authenfier les parchemins retrouvés près… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • William F. Albright — William Foxwell Albright Pour les articles homonymes, voir Albright. William F. Albright est un archéologue américain (24 mai 1891 19 septembre 1971) qui un des premiers chercheurs de renommée mondiale à authenfier les parchemins retrouvés près… …   Wikipédia en Français

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  • William Foxwell Albright — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Albright. William Foxwell Albright William F. Albright est un archéologue américain (24 mai 1891 19 septembre 1971) qu …   Wikipédia en Français

  • William F. Albright — William Foxwell Albright (May 24, 1891–September 19/September 20, 1971) was an American archaeologist, biblical scholar, linguist and expert on ceramics. From the early twentieth century until his death, he was the dean of biblical archaeologists …   Wikipedia

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