Show Summary Details

Page of
<p>Printed from Grove Music Online. Grove is a registered trademark. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a single article for personal use&#160;(for details see Privacy Policy).</p><p>date: 19 July 2019</p>

Brant, Henry (Dreyfuss)locked

  • Kyle Gann
  •  and Kurt Stone


(b Montreal, Sept 15, 1913; d Santa Barbara, April 26, 2008). American composer of Canadian birth. The son of a violinist, he developed his experimental attitude towards music in boyhood: at the age of nine he was composing for his own home-made instruments and organizing performances with them. He studied at the McGill Conservatorium, Montreal (...

You do not currently have access to this article


Please login to access the full content.


Please subscribe to access the full content.

New Haven (CT), Yale University, Oral History Archive
D. Ewen: American Composers: a Biographical Dictionary
Basle, Paul Sacher Stiftung, Bibliothek
J. Vinton: Dictionary of Contemporary Music
The New Grove Dictionary of American Music