Skip to main content

Madge, Geoffrey Douglas

Madge, Geoffrey Douglas

Madge, Geoffrey Douglas, extraordinary Australian pianist; b. Adelaide, Oct. 3, 1941. He studied with Clemens Leski at the Elder Cons, of the Univ. of Adelaide (graduated, 1959), with Géza Anda in Switzerland (1964), and with Peter Solymos in Hungary (1967). He taught at the Royal Cons, of Music in The Hague from 1971. Madge’s outstanding technical resources make him an ideal interpreter of the most formidable avant-garde scores. His repertoire ranges from Barraqué to Wyschnegradsky among the moderns; he performs standard works as well.

—Nicolas Slonimsky/Laura Kuhn/Dennis McIntire

Cite this article
Pick a style below, and copy the text for your bibliography.

  • MLA
  • Chicago
  • APA

"Madge, Geoffrey Douglas." Baker’s Biographical Dictionary of Musicians. . Encyclopedia.com. 16 Nov. 2018 <https://www.encyclopedia.com>.

"Madge, Geoffrey Douglas." Baker’s Biographical Dictionary of Musicians. . Encyclopedia.com. (November 16, 2018). https://www.encyclopedia.com/arts/dictionaries-thesauruses-pictures-and-press-releases/madge-geoffrey-douglas

"Madge, Geoffrey Douglas." Baker’s Biographical Dictionary of Musicians. . Retrieved November 16, 2018 from Encyclopedia.com: https://www.encyclopedia.com/arts/dictionaries-thesauruses-pictures-and-press-releases/madge-geoffrey-douglas

Learn more about citation styles

Citation styles

Encyclopedia.com gives you the ability to cite reference entries and articles according to common styles from the Modern Language Association (MLA), The Chicago Manual of Style, and the American Psychological Association (APA).

Within the “Cite this article” tool, pick a style to see how all available information looks when formatted according to that style. Then, copy and paste the text into your bibliography or works cited list.

Because each style has its own formatting nuances that evolve over time and not all information is available for every reference entry or article, Encyclopedia.com cannot guarantee each citation it generates. Therefore, it’s best to use Encyclopedia.com citations as a starting point before checking the style against your school or publication’s requirements and the most-recent information available at these sites:

Modern Language Association

http://www.mla.org/style

The Chicago Manual of Style

http://www.chicagomanualofstyle.org/tools_citationguide.html

American Psychological Association

http://apastyle.apa.org/

Notes:
  • Most online reference entries and articles do not have page numbers. Therefore, that information is unavailable for most Encyclopedia.com content. However, the date of retrieval is often important. Refer to each style’s convention regarding the best way to format page numbers and retrieval dates.
  • In addition to the MLA, Chicago, and APA styles, your school, university, publication, or institution may have its own requirements for citations. Therefore, be sure to refer to those guidelines when editing your bibliography or works cited list.