Samuel Osmond Barber II (March 9, 1910 – January 23, 1981) was an American composer of orchestral, opera, choral, and piano music. Barber is well-known because of his 1936 work Adagio for Strings. It received positive reviews. Barber won two Pulitzer Prize for his works.
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- Donal Henahan (January 24, 1981). "Samuel Barber, Composer, Dead: Twice Winner of Pulitzer Prize". The New York Times. http://www.nytimes.com/1981/01/24/obituaries/samuel-barber-composer-dead-twice-winner-of-pulitzer-prize.html?scp=5&sq=%22Samuel+Barber%22&st=nyt.
- "American Composer Samuel Barber". Gay Influence.com. http://gayinfluence.blogspot.com/2011/07/american-composer-samuel-barber.html. Retrieved October 21, 2013.
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- Heyman, Barbara B (1992). Samuel Barber: The Composer and His Music. New York: Oxford University Press. ISBN 0-19-509058-6
- Wittke, Paul. Samuel Barber. G. Schirmer Inc.
- Brévignon, Pierre. 2011. Samuel Barber, un nostalgique entre deux mondes. Paris: Editions Hermann. ISBN 978-2-7056-8186-9.
- Samuel Osborne Barber. IHAS. PBS.
- Smith, Patricia. Barber, Samuel. glbtq.com