Ives definition by Webster's New World
- Ives, Charles Edward 1874-1954; U.S. composer
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- Ivesian adjective
Ives definition by American Heritage Dictionary
, Charles Edward 1874-1954.
American composer whose works anticipated those of later 20th-century musicians in their abandonment of conventional tonality. His Third Symphony (1904-1911) won a Pulitzer Prize.
, James Merritt 1824-1895.
American lithographer who with his partner Nathaniel Currier produced more than 7,000 popular prints depicting scenes from American life.