Sondheim, Stephen

Sondheim, Stephen
 (1930–) American composer and lyricist.

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  • SONDHEIM, STEPHEN — (Joshua) (1930– ), U.S. composer and lyricist born in New York. His meeting with his neighbor oscar hammerstein II in Pennsylvania (where he moved with his mother) led him to write lyrics for stage shows. Winning the Hutchinson Prize for music at …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Sondheim, Stephen — ▪ American composer and lyricist born March 22, 1930, New York City       U.S. composer and lyricist whose brilliance in matching words and music in dramatic situations broke new ground for Broadway musical theatre.       Precocious as a child,… …   Universalium

  • Sondheim,Stephen — Sond·heim (sŏndʹhīm ), Stephen. Born 1930. American composer and lyricist whose musicals include Gypsy (1959) and Sweeney Todd (1979). He won a Pulitzer Prize in 1985 for Sunday in the Park with George. * * * …   Universalium

  • Sondheim, Stephen (Joshua) — born March 22, 1930, New York, N.Y., U.S. U.S. composer and lyricist. He studied piano and organ and at age 15 wrote his first musical under the tutelage of the musical comedy author Oscar Hammerstein II, a family friend. After studies with… …   Universalium

  • Sondheim, Stephen (Joshua) — (n. 22 mar. 1930, Nueva York, N.Y., EE.UU.). Compositor y letrista estadounidense. Estudió piano y órgano, y a la edad de 15 años escribió su primer musical bajo la tutoría de Oscar Hammerstein II, autor de musicales y amigo de su familia.… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Stephen Sondheim — Infobox Musical artist Name = Stephen Sondheim Img capt = Landscape = Background = non performing personnel Birth name = Stephen Joshua Sondheim Alias = Born = birth date and age|1930|3|22 New York City, NY, U.S. Origin = Instrument = Genre =… …   Wikipedia

  • Stephen — /stee veuhn/, n. 1. Saint, died A.D. c35, first Christian martyr. 2. Saint, c975 1038, first king of Hungary 997 1038. 3. (Stephen of Blois) 1097? 1154, king of England 1135 54. 4. Sir Leslie, 1832 1904, English critic, biographer, and… …   Universalium

  • Stephen — (as used in expressions) Austin, Stephen (Fuller) Bechtel, Stephen D(avison) Benét, Stephen Vincent Biko, Stephen Breyer, Stephen (Gerald) Brook, Sir Peter (Stephen Paul) Case, Stephen Cleveland, (Stephen) Grover Crane, Stephen Decatur, Stephen… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Stephen Sondheim — Stephen Joshua Sondheim Datos generales Nacimiento 22 de marzo de 1930 Origen Nueva York, Estados Unidos Ocupación Compositor, Letrista …   Wikipedia Español

  • Stephen Sondheim — (* 22. März 1930 in New York City) ist ein amerikanischer Musicalkomponist und texter. Er ist Preisträger eines Academy Awards, mehrerer Tony Awards (9), mehrerer Grammy Awards und des Pulitzer Preises. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Biographie 2… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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