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Author Pegolotti, James A.

Title Deems Taylor : a biography / James A. Pegolotti ; with a foreword by Gerard Schwarz.

Imprint Boston : Northeastern University Press, c2003.

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 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    780.92 Taylor,D PEG    Available
Description xxii, 410 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 393-396) and index.
Contents 1885-1906: the early years of (Joseph) Deems Taylor -- 1906-1916: the emergence of Taylor as composer and writer -- 1916-1919: the war years -- 1920-1921: the theater beckons again -- 1921-1922: Taylor becomes the music critic of the New York World -- The World years: 1922-1923 -- The World Years: 1923-1924 -- The World years: 1924-1925 -- 1925-1927: the King's Henchman -- 1927-1931: the road to Peter Ibbetson -- 1931-1934: rough times after Peter Ibbetson -- 1934-1936: Hollywood, Colette d'Arville, and Ramuntcho -- 1936-1938: the Philharmonic Intermissions begin -- 1938-1940: the Fantasia years -- 1940-1942: radio daze -- 1942-1945, Part I: ASCAP fades in and Intermissions fade out -- 1942-1945, Part II: Taylor as author, father, and composer -- 1945-1951: more beginnings and endings -- The 1950s: a life with friends -- The final years.
Subject Taylor, Deems, 1885-1966.
Composers -- United States -- Biography.
ISBN 1555535879 (cloth : alk. paper) : $40.00

 
    
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