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Author Bindas, Kenneth J.

Title All of this music belongs to the nation : the WPA's Federal Music Project and American society / Kenneth J. Bindas.

Imprint Knoxville : University of Tennessee Press, c1995.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    780.79 BIN    Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description xiv, 164 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [145]-159) and index.
Contents The contradictions of creation -- The people's music, 1935-1936 -- Expansion, curtailment, and attack, 1937-1938 -- The only response : expanded exposure -- Gettysburg : an opera for the people -- Evaluation and participation : American composers and the FMP -- Exposure, not equality : Black musicians and the FMP -- Stepdaughters of Orpheus : women musicians and the FMP -- Bringing in all the people : Hispanics, gypsies, and cowboys -- An end of it all.
Subject Federal Music Project (U.S.)
Government aid to music -- United States.
Music -- Social aspects -- United States.
ISBN 0870499092 : $24.00

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