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The dilemma of American music and other essays.

Mason, Daniel Gregory

The dilemma of American music and other essays.

by Mason, Daniel Gregory

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Published by Greenwood Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Beethoven, Ludwig van, 1770-1827,
    • Music -- United States -- 20th century -- History and criticism -- Addresses, essays, lectures

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsML60 .M23D4 1969
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 306 p.
      Number of Pages306
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5682553M
      ISBN 100837111552
      LC Control Number69013989
      OCLC/WorldCa22877

      Susan Sontag wrote four novels, The Benefactor, Death Kit, The Volcano Lover, and In America, which won the National Book Award for fiction; a collection of stories, I, etcetera; several plays, including Alice in Bed; and eight books of essays, among them On Photography, which won the National Book Critics Circle Award for books have been translated into thirty-two languages. Get this from a library! Wanderjahre of a revolutionist and other essays on American music. [Arthur Farwell; Thomas Alan Stoner] -- The composer Arthur Farwell () had only recently joined the staff of the paper Musical America when his autobiographical "Wanderjahre of a Revolutionist" began appearing in weekly.

      British American folk music tradition refers to the music origin is associated with the British and white Americans while the African American music refers to the music that originated with the black h American folk music was mostly about cases that needed to be pointed out and occupations songs are about problems that needed to be pointed out for all to see. / Edgar S. Brown, Jr. --Twentieth-century church music--American style / V. Earle Copes --The dilemma of church music today / Helen E. Pfatteicher --The struggle for better hymnody / Armin Haeussler --Church music instruction in the church music schools of Germany / Karl Ferdinand Muller --Changes in choral singing in Europe today / Wilhelm.

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