Schillinger, Joseph

Schillinger, Joseph

(1895–1943) composer/theorist; born in Kharkov, Russia. He began his career in Russia and came to the U.S.A. in 1928. His mathematically-based composition system attracted students including Gershwin.
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(3.) Frances Schillinger, Joseph Schillinger: A Memoir by His Wife (New York: Greenberg, 1949; reprint, New York: Da Capo, 1976), 200.