Kids Library Home

Welcome to the Kids' Library!

Search for books, movies, music, magazines, and more.

Available items only
Book Cover
Author Crawford, Dorothy L.

Title A windfall of musicians : Hitler's émigrés and exiles in southern California / Dorothy Lamb Crawford.

Imprint New Haven : Yale University Press, c2009.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    780.9794 CRA    Available
Description xvi, 318 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 245-291) and index.
Contents Europe -- Paradise? -- Otto Klemperer and the Los Angeles Philharmonic -- Performers, and Klemperer's return -- Innovative teachers in the performing arts -- Arnold Schoenberg -- Ernst Toch -- European composers in the "picture business" -- Issues of identity: Ernst Krenek, Eric Zeisl, and Ingolf Dahl -- Stravinsky in Hollywood.
Subject Musicians -- California, Southern.
Jewish refugees -- California, Southern.
Jews, German -- California, Southern.
Exiles -- United States.
California, Southern -- Emigration and immigration.
ISBN 9780300127348 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0300127340 (hardcover : alk. paper)

Available items only