I. biographical name Charles Edward 1874-1954 American composer • Ivesian adjective II. biographical name James Merritt 1824-1895 American lithographer

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  • Ives — ist der Name bzw. Familienname folgender Personen: Ives, englischer Bischof († 1003), begraben in St Ives (Südostengland) St. Ives, einer kornischen Heiligen Burl Ives (1909 1995), US amerikanischer Folk Sänger, Autor und Schauspieler Charles… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Ives —   [aɪvz], Charles Edward, amerikanischer Komponist, * Danbury (Conneticut) 20. 10. 1874, ✝ New York 19. 5. 1954; war zunächst Organist, dann Versicherungsfachmann. Als erfolgreicher Geschäftsmann widmete er sich gleichzeitig seinem… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Ives — [īvz] 1. Charles Edward 1874 1954; U.S. composer 2. James M. see CURRIER AND IVES Ivesian adj …   English World dictionary

  • Ives — Ives, Charles …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Ives — (Charles) (1874 1954) compositeur américain. Autodidacte, il fut le pionnier d une avant garde qui annonçait Stravinski et Bartók …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Ives — Ives, Charles (1874 1954) an American ↑composer who wrote modern music that later influenced many other composers, and who used ↑folk music and familiar songs in his works. He is known for his symphonies and for his Concord Sonata …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Ives — There are several people and things named Ives:* Burl Ives, American singer, author, and actor * Charles Ives, U. S. classical music composer * Clarrie Ives, Australian rugby league footballer * Clay Ives, Canadian born American luger * Currier… …   Wikipedia

  • Ives — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Ives est un nom de famille notamment porté par : Burl Ives (1909–1995), chanteur, auteur et acteur américain Charles Ives (1874–1954), compositeur… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Ives — This unusual and interesting surname derives from the Norman personal name Ivo , a short form of any of the various Germanic compound names with a first element iv , from the Old Norse yr , plural ifar meaning yew, bow, a weapon generally made… …   Surnames reference

  • Ives — /uyvz/, n. 1. Burl (Icle Ivanhoe) /berrl ik euhl/, born 1909, U.S. actor and folk singer. 2. Charles Edward, 1874 1954, U.S. composer. 3. Frederic Eugene, 1856 1937, U.S. inventor. 4. James Merritt /mer it/, 1824 95, U.S. lithographer. Cf.… …   Universalium

  • Ives — noun 1. United States composer noted for his innovative use of polytonality (1874 1954) • Syn: ↑Charles Edward Ives • Instance Hypernyms: ↑composer 2. United States lithographer who (with his partner Nathaniel Currier) produced thousands of… …   Useful english dictionary

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