Covering the whole of his unique works, this bio-bibliography is an unparalleled resource on the life and music of Leroy Anderson-composer of over 40 popular orchestral miniatures.
Burgess Speed is a professional educator and musician who has been associated with the Leroy Anderson Estate since 1998. For the past nine years he has taught music privately and in the classroom, and has performed with many notable artists, including legendary clarinetist David Krakauer. Eleanor Anderson is the wife of the late Leroy Anderson and the head of the Anderson family's publishing business, Woodbury Music Company. Steve Metcalf is a journalist and classical music advisor to the Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts in Hartford, CT. For 20 years, he was the staff music critic of the Hartford Courant, and during that time his feature stories, profiles, and reviews appeared regularly in more than 500 newspapers worldwide.