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Title Very good for an American : essays on Edward MacDowell / edited by E. Douglas Bomberger.

Publication Info. Hillsdale, NY : Pendagon Press, [2017]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    780.92 MacDowell,E VER    Available
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Description xiii, 234 pages : illustrations (some color), music ; 24 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series American music and musicians ; No. 5
American music and musicians series ; no. 5.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: MacDowell at 150 / E. Douglas Bomberger -- Edward MacDowell and the society of friends / E. Douglas Bomberger -- Historical concerts in New York City, 1860-1876: an approximation / F. Javier Albo -- "No MacDowell, No Carreño" : Teresa Carreño's contributions to the dissemination of Edward MacDowell's piano music / Laura Pita -- MacDowell, Liszt, and the symphonic tone poem / John Graziano -- Wagnerian influence and motives in the works of Edward MacDowell / Francis Brancaleone -- "On Sundays there was the music ..." : George Whitefield Chadwick between symphony and organ / Marianne Betz -- MacDowell vs. Butler: the "idealist" professor and the administrator of "materialism" / Michael Joiner -- Chou Wen-chung at Columbia University / Mark A. Radice -- American Bayreuth: the 1910 Peterborough Pageant and the genesis of the MacDowell Colony / Robin Rausch.
Subject MacDowell, Edward, 1860-1908 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Music -- United States -- 19th century -- History and criticism.
Genre/Form Biographies.
Added Author Bomberger, E. Douglas, 1958- editor.
ISBN 9781576473054 (alkaline paper)
1576473058 (alkaline paper)

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