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us: Janis, Byron


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  • Variants

    • us: Yanks, Byron
    • us: Yankelevitch, Byron
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        19280324
    • Birth Place

        McKeesport, Pa.
    • Associated Locale

        U.S.
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Manhattan School of Music (New York, N.Y.)
        • Affiliation Start: 1987
    • Gender

        male
    • Occupation

        (lcsh) Pianists
          (lcsh) Composers
            (lcsh) Piano teachers
        • Sources

          • found: Beethoven, L. van. Sonata no. 21, in C ... 1956
          • found: Dictionnaire des interprètes et de l'interprétation musicale au XXe siècle, c1982 (Janis, Byron; Byron Yanks; b. 3-24-1928, McKeesport, Penn.; American pianist)
          • found: New Grove, 2nd ed. www site, Dec. 15, 2000 (Janis, Byron; b. Mar. 24, 1924, McKeesport, PA; American pianist)
          • found: Int. ww in classical mus., 27th ed. (Janis, Byron; b. Mar. 24, 1924, McKeesport, PA; American pianist)
          • found: Wikipedia, Mar. 5, 2013 (Byron Janis; b. Byron Yanks (a shortened form of his family's name, Yankilevich), Mar. 24, 1928, McKeesport, Pa.; American classical pianist)
          • found: Internet Movie Database, Mar. 5, 2013 (Byron Janis; b. Byron Yankelevitch Janis [sic], Mar. 24, 1928, McKeesport, Pa.; pianist and composer)
          • found: Byron Janis WWW site, Mar. 5, 2013 (Byron Janis; pianist; 20 years old in 1948)
          • found: U.S. copyright file, Mar. 5, 2013 (Janis, Byron, 1928- )
          • found: All music guide WWW site, Mar. 5, 2013 (Byron Janis; b. Mar. 24, 1928, McKeesport, PA; pianist, teacher, and composer; on the faculty of Manhattan School of Music)
          • found: Bach Cantatas WWW site, Mar. 5, 2013 (Byron Janis; b. Mar. 24, 1928, McKeesport, Pa.; American pianist; has taught since 1962, and from 1987 has given classes at the Manhattan School of Music; also a composer)
          • found: Oxford music online, Mar. 5, 2013: Grove music online (Janis (Yanks, Yankelevitch), Byron; b. Mar. 24, 1924, McKeesport, PA; American pianist) Oxford dict. of music (Janis, Byron (Byron Yanks); b. 1928, McKeesport, Pa.; American pianist)
          • found: Pittsburgh post-gazette WWW site, Mar. 5, 2013: Mar. 24, 2008 (McKeesport native and venerable pianist Byron Janis celebrates his 80th birthday today)
          • found: Pittsburgh post-gazette, Apr. 23, 1958: p. 13 (Byron Janis, 30-year-old piano soloist, formerly of McKeesport, Pa.)
          • found: Janis, Byron. Chopin and beyond, c2010: t.p. (Byron Janis) p. 15-16 (b. Mar. 24, 1928, McKeesport, Pa.)
        • LC Classification

          • ML417.J34
        • Change Notes

          • 1982-01-07: new
          • 2013-05-05: revised
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