Harrison, Lou

Harrison, Lou

(1917–  ) composer; born in Portland, Ore. A Schoenberg student, he became a prolific composer concerned with new instruments and techniques, later composing Asian-influenced music, often for homemade instruments.
The Cambridge Dictionary of American Biography, by John S. Bowman. Copyright © Cambridge University Press 1995. Reproduced with permission.
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
A poignant note in this new deluxe edition lists the 14 musicians who have since died, including George Harrison, Lou Reed, Johnny Cash and Richie Havens.
Steve Winwood has also been recruited as a session man with a list of musicians that makes for a 'who's who' of rock'n'roll, including Jimi Hendrix, Joe Cocker, The Who, George Harrison, Lou Reed, Marianne Faithfull, Toots and the Maytals, John Martyn, Lou Reed, Dave Gilmour, Tina Turner, Billy Joel, James Brown, Etta James, Talk Talk, Christina Aguilera and Paul Weller.