John Field


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Legal, Wikipedia.

Field, John,

1782–1837, Irish composer and pianist. In London he studied with ClementiClementi, Muzio
, 1752–1832, Italian composer, pianist, and conductor, b. Rome. He wrote more than 100 keyboard sonatas, which set the definitive form, and he had an enormous influence on almost everything concerning the piano.
..... Click the link for more information.
, with whom he later toured Europe. In 1804 he settled in Russia. Field was a successful pianist and his style of composition was influential. ChopinChopin, Frédéric François
, 1810–49, composer for the piano, b. near Warsaw, of French and Polish parentage. His lyrical, often melancholy, compositions brought romantic piano music to unprecedented expressive heights.
..... Click the link for more information.
's nocturnes were modeled after those of Field.

Bibliography

See study by P. Piggott (1973).

Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
The flames were so ferocious I thought the boat might explode JOHN FIELD WAS FIRST ON THE SCENE IN LONDON
Professor John Field received the International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer Joseph W Cullen Award at the event in Amsterdam.
John Field Director of carbon management, Power Efficiency
Senior nursing academic, registered nurse and lawyer John Field studied 48 cases around the world of nurses who murdered their patients, 38 of which were serial killers.
But John Field, who took on the task of telling the story of Durham Cathedral, had two factors on his side.
He presses his advice on John Field to the obvious discomfort of Mrs.
Returning to Big Cypress, John field tested and tweaked his lure to ensure its success.
Key Elements Of The Tender Will Include Completing A Building Audit Providing Material Sampling Design Development Signage Production Physical Signage For Consideration As Part Of This Process Include The Main Entrance Of The Building, Car Park Directional Signage, Backstage Entrance, Performance Spaces Within The Venue Including The Main Stage, Carolan Room, Kevin Barry Recital Room, John Field Room, As Well As Signage To Recognise Existing Residencies, Retail, Catering, Reception, Stage And Dressing Room Areas.
Kayakers Jason Brook, John Field and John Lloyd spent three days navigating from Manchester to Huddersfield in aid of the Huw Thatcher Trust and Cancer Research UK.
Professor Jill Brunt, chief executive of the National Open College Network, and John Field, Professor of lifelong learning at the University of Stirling, will address Beyond the Soundbite: the future of adult learning.
John Field, professor of cancer studies at the University of Liverpool and director of the Roy Castle Lung Cancer research programme, said: "The LLP Risk Model provides a more sophisticated way of identifying individuals within five years.

Full browser ?