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Fredonia Press

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Fredonia Press
Fredonia Press
FounderJohn La Montaine and Paul J. Sifler
Country of originUnited States
DistributionALRY Publications
Publication typesSheet music
Official websitewww.alrypublications.com/fredonia-press/

Fredonia Press is an American music publishing company, founded in Hollywood, California.

History[edit | edit source]

In 1975, John La Montaine and Paul J. Sifler founded Fredonia Press, for the purpose of publishing exclusively the works of the two composers. The company is named after the street on which La Montaine and Sifler lived.[1]

John La Montaine and Paul J. Sifler[edit | edit source]

John Maynard La Montaine (March 17, 1920 – April 29, 2013)[2] was an American pianist and composer, born in Oak Park, Illinois, who won the 1959 Pulitzer Prize for Music[3] for his Piano Concerto No. 1 "In Time of War" (1958). Paul John Sifler (December 31, 1911 – May 20, 2001), was born in Ljubljana, Slovenia and emigrated to the United States at the age of 11. His long and varied career included stints as an organist, composer, and conductor. [4]

Notable Publications[edit | edit source]

  • Sonata for Piccolo and Piano by John La Montaine
  • String Quartet, Op. 16 by John La Montaine
  • Six Sonnets of Shakespeare, Op. 12 for Voice and Piano by John La Montaine
  • Prayer for Peace for Organ by Paul J. Sifler

External links[edit | edit source]

Category:Sheet music publishing companies Category:Music publishing companies of the United States Category:Publishing companies established in 1975

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Fredonia Press Homepage
  2. John La Montaine obituary
  3. Pulitzer Prize winners from 1959
  4. "Paul J. Sifler collection" (PDF). Ruth T. Watanabe Special Collections, Sibley Music Library, Eastman School of Music, University of Rochester. Retrieved 15 Feb 2018.

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