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Morris Goldenberg Edit Profile

percussionist , composer

Morris Goldenberg, percussionist, composer. member of faculty Juilliard School Music, 1940-1969, National Orchestral Association, 1950-1969, Manhattan School Music, 1959-1969.; Member A.S.C.A.P.

Background

Goldenberg, Morris was born on July 28, 1911 in Holyoke, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Joseph and Minnie (Daivs) Goldenberg.

Education

Graduate Julliard School Music, 1932.

Career

Appeared with Chautauqua Symphony and Opera Company, 1934-1937, Russian Opera Company, 1936, Russian Ballet, 1937, Metropolitan Opera WOR Staff Orchestra, 1937-1952, also appeared with numerous Cinerama Orchs. Performer, composer, mus. director NBC, New York City. Member of faculty Juilliard School Music, 1940-1969, National Orchestral Association, 1950-1969, Manhattan School Music, 1959-1969.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Composer: Modern School for Xylophone, 1948. Modern School for Snare Drum, 1955. Marching Drumsticks, 1958.

      Little Suite for Snare Drum, 1958. Sticks and Skins, 1959. Classic Overtures for Tympani, 1961.

      March for Two Snare Drums, 1963. Classic Symphonies for Tympani, 1963. 5/8 Etude and 7/8 Etude for Snare Drum, 1963.

      Simple Simon March, 1963. Soldiers March, 1963. Ramble Rumble, 1963

    • Romantic Symphonies for Tympani, 1964.

      Studies in Solo Percussion, 1968. Farfel’s Gavotte, 1966. 5/8 Romp, 1966

    • Graduation Etude, 1966.

      Left Light March, 1966. No Roll Etude, 1966

    • 7/8 Romp, 1966. Simple Minuet, 1966

    • Rim Shot March, 1964.

      6/8 Etude, 1965

    • Lucy’s Riff for percussion ensemble, 1968. Snare Drum for Beginners, 1969.

Membership

Member of faculty Juilliard School Music, 1940-1969, National Orchestral Association, 1950-1969, Manhattan School Music, 1959-1969. Member A.S.C.A.P.

Connections

Married Isabella Leon, June 27, 1934. Children: William, Lucille (Mistress.

father:
Joseph Goldenberg

mother:
Minnie (Daivs) Goldenberg

spouse:
Isabella Leon

children:
William Goldenberg

Lucille (Mrs Goldenberg