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Liana ALEXANDRA (b1947): Symphony No 1, 1971. No 2, Op 16, 1978. No 3, Op 24, 1981. No 4, Op 289, 1984. No 5, 1985. No 6, 1989. No 7, 1993. Lianaalexandra@yahoo.com.
Franghiz ALI-ZADEH (b1949): Symphony, 2222/4331/timp/5perc/hp/cel/str, 20', 1976. Sikorski.
Elfrida ANDRÉE (1841-1929): Organ Sym in C, 1869. Sym No 2 in A minor, organ & brass ensemble, 20', 1893. Look at youtube.
Violet ARCHER (1913-2000): Symphony 1946. Sinfonia, 1969. Univ of Alberta Archives.
Grayzna BACEWICZ (1913-69): Symphony No 1, 1945. Symphony No 2, 1951. Symphony No 3, 1952, 29'. Distributed by Alfred Kalmus.
Elsa BARRAINE (1910-99): Symphony, 1938.
Marion BAUER (1882-1955): Symphonic Suite, Op 34, 1940. Ambache.
Amy BEACH (1867-1944): Symphony in E minor ‘Gaelic’, Op 32, 41', Hildegard.
Sally BEAMISH (b1956): Symphony No 1, 1992, 25', 3(1)3(1)3(1)3(1);432+11;Tp;3Perc;Pf;Hp;Str. Symphony No 2, 1998, 35', 3(1)3(1)3(1)3(1);4331;Tp;3Perc;Hp;Str. Scottish Music Centre.
Henriette van den BOORN-COCLET (1866-1945): Symphonie in F, 1904.
Johanna BORDEWIJK-ROEPMAN (1892-1971): Symphonie, 1942, 17', 3332/4331/timp/perc/hp/str, Donemus.
Ina BOYLE (1889-1967): Sym No 1 'Glencree', c22', 1924-27, info from kerry houston@dit.ie
Joanna BRUZDOWICZ (b1943): Symphony, 1974, 18', 3333/4331/4perc/timb/cel/pf/str. Univ of S California
Diana BURRELL: (b1948): Symphonies of Flocks, Herds and Shoals, 4432/6331/2hp, perc, pn/ strgs, 40', 1996. UMP.
Julia CENOVA (b1949): Sym, pf/orch, 1972, Muzika.
Cecile CHAMINADE (1857-1944): Sym dramatique, 'Les Amazones', voices & orch, Op 26, c1888. Enoch & Co
CHEN YI (b1953): Sym No 1, 1986. No 2, 1993, 3333/4331/timp, 3 perc, hp/strgs, 18'. Sym No 3, 2004. 3333/4331/timp, perc, hp/strgs. Theodore Presser.
Tatyana CHUDOVA (b1944): sym trilogy, 1981. Sym in Ab, Timur & his Team. Symphony No 4, 1988. spravka@mosconsv.ru
Adrienne CLOSTRE (1921-2006): Symphony for Strgs, 1949.
Gloria COATES (b1934): Sym No 1 ‘On Open Strings’, 13', 1974, Look at youtube.. No 2 ‘Music in Abstract Lines’, Look at youtube. Sym No 3, 1976. No 44, 1990. No 5, 1985. No 6, 1986. No 7, 1991, 27'. Sym No 14, ‘Sym in Microtones’, 30'. Sym No 15, Hommage to Mozart, 22', 2005, Look at youtube.
Jean COULTHARD (1908-2000): Sym No 1, 28', 1950, Look at youtube. Sym No 3 ‘Lyric’, bn, orch, 1975. Autumn Sym (strgs), 1984, Canadian Music Centre.
Yvonne DESPORTES (1907-93): Sym No 1, Saint Gindolph 1958; No 2, Monorythmie, 1964; 1969.
Mary DICKSON-AUNER (1880-1965): Irish Symphony, Op 16, 1941, 24'.
Emma Lou DIEMER (b1927): Sym No 1, 1953. No 2, 1959. No 3, 1961. eldiemer11@gmail.com
Sophie ECKHARDT-GRAMATTÉ (1899-1974): Sym in C, 1940, 44'. No 2, ‘Manitoba’, 1899/1970, 35', Look at youtube. E-G Foundation: www.egre.mb.ca.
Eibhlis FARRELL (b1953): Sinfón, 1990, Contemporary Music Centre Ireland.
Louise FARRENC (1804-75): Symphony No 1 in C minor, Op 32, 1841, 35', Look at youtube. Symphony No 2 in D, Op 35, 1845. Symphony No 3 in G minor, Op 36, 1847, 30', 2222/0200/timps/strgs. Look at youtube. Hire parts from Florian Noetzel.
Peggy GLANVILLE-HICKS (1912-90): 'Sinfonia da Pacifica', 12', 1953. 1111/1110/timp/perc/mba/xyl/strgs. Associated Music Publishers Inc. Look at youtube.
Maria Margherita GRIMANI (early 18th Century): Sinfonia 'Pallade e Marte', strgs, 4', 1713, Vivace Press.
Sofiya GUBAYDULINA (b1931): Symphony in 12 movts, ‘Stimmen Verstummen’, 34', 1986; 4244;4341;4perc;2hps;cel;organ;strs; Boosey rental. Look at youtube.
Barbara HELLER (B1936): Sinfonietta for Strgs, 1958, 20', Furore.
Mirrie HILL (1889-1996): 'Arnhem Land', Symphony in A, 1954, Australian Music Centre.
Katherine HOOVER (b1937): Sinfonia, 1977, 15'. Theodore Presser.
Vitezslava KAPRALOVA (1915-40): Military Symfonietta, Op 11, 20', 1937, 2243/6331/timp glock xyl bells cel T-T cym trg pf hp str. kapralova.org/EDITION.htm. Look at youtube.
Minna KEAL (1909-99): Symphony, Op 3, 1985. British Music Information Centre.
Antoinette KIRKWOOD (b1930): Symphony No 1, Op 8, 1952, 2222/04431/timp, perc, pn, hp/strgs, 32', Bardic edition.
Zhivka KLINKOVA (b1924): Sinfonietta No 1, 1960. Sym No 2, 1974. Muzika.
Libby LARSEN (b1950): Sym No 1, ‘Water Music’, 1984. Sym No 2 'Coming forth into Day', 1986, Sym No 3 ‘Lyric’, 1992. Sym No 4 for Strings, 23', 1998. Sym No 5, 'Solo Symphony', 1999, Schirmer.
Helvi LEIVISKÄ (1902-82): Sinfonia No 1, 3322/4231/1101/stgs, 1946. Sinfonia No 2, 3332/4331/1101, 1954. Sinfonia No 3, 3222/4221/1011/stgs, 30', 1971, Look atyoutube. Sinfonia Brevis, 3331/4331/1101/stgs, 1972. Fimic Music Library.
Luise Adolpha LE BEAU (1850-1927): Symphony in F, Op 41, c1894. Hohenbaden, Op 43, 1897.
Elizabeth LUTYENS (1906-83): Symphonies, Op 46, 1961, Pn, Hp, Perc, Winds. Schott.
Marianne MARTINEZ (1744-1812): Sinfonia in C, 1770, 12', 2ob, 2hn, str; P J Tonger MusikVerlag.
Emilie MAYER (1821-1883): Sinfonia No 1 in C minor. No 2 in E minor. No 3 in C ‘Sinfonia militaire’. No 4 in E; No 5 in F, 33'. No 6 in B minor, 21' 1852. No 7 in f minor, 34', 1856, Look atyoutube. Bote & Bock, Berlin.
Johanna MÜLLER-HERMANN (1878-1941): Symphonic Phantasy, Op 25, 11'.
Thea MUSGRAVE (b1928): Sinfonia, 20', 1963. Musicroom.com.
Barbara PENTLAND (1912-2000): Sym No 2, 1950. Symphony for 10 parts, 1957. Musicanada.
Florence PRICE (1887-1953): Symphony No 1 in E minor, 1932, 29'. 'Mississipi River', Sym, 1934, 28', 3222/3431/timp/perc/celeste/strgs. Symphony No 2 in G minor, 1940. Symphony No 3 in C minor, 1940, 4332/3431/timp/4perc/cel/strgs, 4th movt on youtube. Info re parts from rlbrown@uci.edu.
Priaulx RAINER (1903-86): Sinfonia da camera (strgs), 1947, rev 1957, 21', Schott.
Shulamit RAN (b1949): Symphony 1990, 2222/6421/timp/perc/strs, 34', Theodore Presser rental library.
Sally REID (b1948): Wasatch Symphony, wind band, 1970, American Music Center.
Rhian SAMUEL (b1944): Elegy - Symphony, 1981, 22', 3,2+1,2+1,2+1; 4,3,3,1; Timp, 4 Perc, Cel, 2 Hp, Str. Stainer & Bell rental.
Susie SELF (b1957): Symphony No 1. Symphony No 2 ‘Memories, Dreams & Reflections’, 2004, 31', selfmademusic@aol.com.
Johanna SENFTER (1879-1961): Sym No 1 in F, Op 22. No 2 in D minor, Op 27. No 3 in A, Op 43. No 4 in B, Op 50, 47', Look at youtube. No 5 in E minor, Op 67. No 6 in E flat, Op 74. No 7 in F minor, Op 83. No 8, in E flat, Op 107. No 9.
Verdina SHLONSKY (1905-90): Sym, 1935. Jeremiah, sym poem, 1936. Israel Music Institute.
Alice Mary SMITH (1839-84): Sym in C minor, 27', 1863. In A minor, 1876, 31', Look at youtube. A-R Edition.
Julia SMITH (1911-89): Folkways Symphony, 1948. Mowbray.
Margaret SUTHERLAND (1897-1984): Syms: ‘Concepts’, 1949. ‘Bush Ballad’, 1950. ‘Haunted Hills’, 1950. ‘Open Air Piece’, 1953. Australian Music Centre.
Agnes TYRRELL (1846-83): Symphony in C, 1875. Info from Martina Schumesistsreova, Janacek Institute, Brno.
Galina USTVOLSKAYA (b1919): Symphony No 1, 1955. Symphony No 2 ‘True & Eternal Bliss’, 1979, 23', Look at youtube.. Symphony No 3 ‘Jesus, Messiah, Save us!’, 18', 1983. Symphony No 4 ‘Prayer’, 1987. Symphony No 5 ‘Amen’, 1990, 13', Look at youtube..
Lucie VELLÈRE (1896-1966): Petite sym (strs), 1956. 20' CeBeDeM.
Margaret Lucy WILKINS (b1939): Symphony, 1989, 22', margaretlucywilkins@btinternet.com.
Grace WILLIAMS (1906-77): Symphony No 1, 1943, 39', Look at youtube. Symphony No 2, 38', 1956. Welsh Music Centre.
Ruth ZECHLIN (b1926): Symphony, 1965, 3223/4330/timp, perc/strgs, 32'. No 2, 1966. No 3, 1971, G Schirmer.
Ellen Taaffe ZWILICH (b1939): Chamber Symphony, 17', 1979, fl/cl/vn/va/vc/pf, Theodore Presser. Sym No 1, 18, 1982, 2222/4231/timp 3perc hp pf str, Margun Music, Look at youtube. No 2, 24', 1985, 3333/4331/timp perc pf str,Theodore Pressler rental. No 3, 22', 1992, 3333/4331/tomp perc str, Theodore Pressler rental. No 4 ‘The Gardens’, 28, 2001, 3333/4231/timp 3perc str/SATB chorus, childrens chorus, Theodore Presser rental.

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