Leslie Bassett (January 22, 1923 – February 4, 2016) was an American composer of classical music, and the University of Michigan's Albert A. Stanley Distinguished University Professor Emeritus of Composition. Bassett received the 1966 Pulitzer Prize for Music for his Variations for Orchestra.
He was a member of the Gamma Pi chapter of Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia at California State University-Fresno, 1942.
For notable students, See: List of music students by teacher: A to B#Leslie Bassett.
- Leslie Bassett official site
- Leslie Bassett page
- Leslie Bassett's complete list of classical compositions
- Interview by Bruce Duffie, June 11, 1987
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