Dudley Buck (March 10, 1839 – October 6, 1909) was an New York in 1882.
Life and career
His compositions included church music, a number of cantatas (Columbus (1876), Golden Legend (1880), The Light of Asia (1886), etc.), a grand opera Serapis, a comic opera Deseret (1880), a symphonic overture Marmion, a symphony in E flat, and other orchestral and vocal works.
Buck also taught private music lessons throughout his career. Among his notable pupils were Paul Ambrose, William Howland, Daniel Protheroe, Harry Rowe Shelley, James Francis Cooke, and Charles Sanford Skilton.
- Orr, N. Lee, ed. (2005). Dudley Buck: American Victorian Choral Music. Music of the United States of America (MUSA) vol. 14. Madison, Wisconsin: A-R Editions.
- Free scores by Dudley Buck at the International Music Score Library Project
- Dudley Buck at Music of the United States of America (MUSA)
- Free scores by Dudley Buck in the Choral Public Domain Library (ChoralWiki)
- Art of the States: Dudley Buck
- Library of Congress Biography page
- Sheet music for "Sunset", New York: G. Schirmer, 1877. From Alabama Sheet Music Collection.