Norman Cazden

Biography

Born: September 23, 1914; New York, NY   Died: August 18, 1980; Bangor, ME  
Cazden studied at the Juilliard School and Harvard, where he took composition lessons from Copland and Piston. He worked for several years as a composer/pianist for modern dance groups and has often appeared as a solo pianist and accompanist. He has taught privately in theory and piano and has served as professor at several universities, including the University of Maine at Orono. Cazden's music is broadly expressive with polyphony and expanded Read more tonality and his melodies often contain folk elements. Read less

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