Howard Swanson (Composer)
Born: 18th July 1907, Atlanta, Georgia, United States
Died: 12th November 1978, New York, United States
Howard Swanson was an American composer. Swanson studied at the Cleveland Institute of Music and was then taught by Nadia Boulanger in Paris. He received fellowships, awards and prizes. His preference was for linear construction and lyrical works with subtle tonal centers. He was born in Atlanta, Georgia and died in New York City.