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The Resource American orchestras in the nineteenth century, edited by John Spitzer

American orchestras in the nineteenth century, edited by John Spitzer

Label
American orchestras in the nineteenth century
Title
American orchestras in the nineteenth century
Statement of responsibility
edited by John Spitzer
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
ICU/DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
ML1211.4
LC item number
.A44 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1945-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Spitzer, John
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Orchestra
  • Music
Label
American orchestras in the nineteenth century, edited by John Spitzer
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [459]-477) and index
Contents
Toward a history of American orchestras in the nineteenth century / Deane L. Root -- Ubiquity and diversity -- The ubiquity and diversity of nineteenth-century American orchestras / John Spitzer -- Building the American symphony orchestra : the nineteenth-century roots of a twenty-first-century musical institution / Mark Clague -- Modeling music : early organizational structures of American women's orchestras / Anna-Lise P. Santella -- American orchestras and their unions in the nineteenth century / John Spitzer -- The orchestra and the American city -- Orchestras : local versus national / John Spitzer -- Invisible instruments : theater orchestras in New York, 1850-1900 / John Graziano -- Beethoven and beer : orchestral music in German beer gardens in nineteenth-century New York city / John Koegel and Jonas Westover -- Performances to "permanence" : orchestra building in late nineteenth-century Cincinnati / Karen Ahlquist -- Critic and conductor in 1860s Chicago : George P. Upton, Hans Balatka, and cultural capitalism / James Deaville -- Amateur and professional, permanent and transient : orchestras in the District of Columbia 1877-1905 / Patrick Warfield -- Conductors, promoters, patrons -- Marketing the American orchestra / John Spitzer -- Bernard Ullman and the business of orchestras in mid-nineteenth-century New York / Bethany S. Goldberg -- John Sullivan Dwight and the Harvard Musical Association Orchestra : a help or a hindrance? / Mary Wallace Davidson -- The Leopold Damrosch Orchestra, 1877-78 : background, instrumentation, programming and critical reception / Ora Frishberg Saloman -- Gender and the germanians : "art-loving ladies" in nineteenth-century concert life / Nancy Newman -- America and Europe -- Orchestras : American and European / John Spitzer -- "A concentration of talent on our musical horizon" : the 1853-54 American tour by Jullien's extraordinary orchestra / Katherine K. Preston -- Ureli Corelli Hill : an American musician's European travels and the creation of the New York Philharmonic / Barbara Haws -- Orchestral repertory -- Orchestral repertory : highbrow and lowbrow / John Spitzer -- Orchestral programs in Boston, 1842-55, in European perspective / William Weber -- Theodore Thomas and the cultivation of American music / Brenda Nelson-Strauss -- Thinking about serious music in New York, 1842-82 / Adrienne Fried Block -- Afterword: coming of age / Ronald G. Walters
Control code
742017616
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 493 p.
Isbn
9780226769769
Isbn Type
(cloth : alkaline paper)
Lccn
2011030079
Other control number
40020807899
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)742017616
Label
American orchestras in the nineteenth century, edited by John Spitzer
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [459]-477) and index
Contents
Toward a history of American orchestras in the nineteenth century / Deane L. Root -- Ubiquity and diversity -- The ubiquity and diversity of nineteenth-century American orchestras / John Spitzer -- Building the American symphony orchestra : the nineteenth-century roots of a twenty-first-century musical institution / Mark Clague -- Modeling music : early organizational structures of American women's orchestras / Anna-Lise P. Santella -- American orchestras and their unions in the nineteenth century / John Spitzer -- The orchestra and the American city -- Orchestras : local versus national / John Spitzer -- Invisible instruments : theater orchestras in New York, 1850-1900 / John Graziano -- Beethoven and beer : orchestral music in German beer gardens in nineteenth-century New York city / John Koegel and Jonas Westover -- Performances to "permanence" : orchestra building in late nineteenth-century Cincinnati / Karen Ahlquist -- Critic and conductor in 1860s Chicago : George P. Upton, Hans Balatka, and cultural capitalism / James Deaville -- Amateur and professional, permanent and transient : orchestras in the District of Columbia 1877-1905 / Patrick Warfield -- Conductors, promoters, patrons -- Marketing the American orchestra / John Spitzer -- Bernard Ullman and the business of orchestras in mid-nineteenth-century New York / Bethany S. Goldberg -- John Sullivan Dwight and the Harvard Musical Association Orchestra : a help or a hindrance? / Mary Wallace Davidson -- The Leopold Damrosch Orchestra, 1877-78 : background, instrumentation, programming and critical reception / Ora Frishberg Saloman -- Gender and the germanians : "art-loving ladies" in nineteenth-century concert life / Nancy Newman -- America and Europe -- Orchestras : American and European / John Spitzer -- "A concentration of talent on our musical horizon" : the 1853-54 American tour by Jullien's extraordinary orchestra / Katherine K. Preston -- Ureli Corelli Hill : an American musician's European travels and the creation of the New York Philharmonic / Barbara Haws -- Orchestral repertory -- Orchestral repertory : highbrow and lowbrow / John Spitzer -- Orchestral programs in Boston, 1842-55, in European perspective / William Weber -- Theodore Thomas and the cultivation of American music / Brenda Nelson-Strauss -- Thinking about serious music in New York, 1842-82 / Adrienne Fried Block -- Afterword: coming of age / Ronald G. Walters
Control code
742017616
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 493 p.
Isbn
9780226769769
Isbn Type
(cloth : alkaline paper)
Lccn
2011030079
Other control number
40020807899
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)742017616

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