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The Resource Music and the skillful listener : American women compose the natural world, Denise von Glahn

Music and the skillful listener : American women compose the natural world, Denise von Glahn

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Music and the skillful listener : American women compose the natural world
Title
Music and the skillful listener
Title remainder
American women compose the natural world
Statement of responsibility
Denise von Glahn
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
For Denise Von Glahn, listening is that special quality afforded women who have been fettered for generations by the maxim ""be seen and not heard."" In Skillful Listeners, Von Glahn explores the relationship between listening and musical composition focusing on nine American women composers inspired by the sounds of the natural world:Amy Beach, Marion Bauer, Louise Talma, Pauline Oliveros, Joan Tower, Ellen Taaffe Zwilich, Victoria Bond, Libby Larsen, and Emily Doolittle. Von Glahn situates ""nature composing"" among the larger tradition of nature writing and argues that, like their litera
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
N$T
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1950-
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Von Glahn, Denise
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Music, nature, place
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  • Women composers
  • Music by women composers
  • Nature in music
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • MUSIC
  • Music by women composers
  • Nature in music
  • Women composers
  • United States
Label
Music and the skillful listener : American women compose the natural world, Denise von Glahn
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A context for composers : within the nature-writing tradition -- Amy Marcy Cheney Beach (Mrs. H.H.A. Beach) -- Marion Bauer -- Louise Talma -- Pauline Oliveros -- Joan Tower -- Ellen Taaffe Zwilich -- Victoria Bond -- Libby Larsen -- Emily Doolittle -- Conclusions : the repercussions of listening
Control code
ocn828424303
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 397 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780253007933
Lccn
2012033296
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt16gjz64
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)828424303
Label
Music and the skillful listener : American women compose the natural world, Denise von Glahn
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A context for composers : within the nature-writing tradition -- Amy Marcy Cheney Beach (Mrs. H.H.A. Beach) -- Marion Bauer -- Louise Talma -- Pauline Oliveros -- Joan Tower -- Ellen Taaffe Zwilich -- Victoria Bond -- Libby Larsen -- Emily Doolittle -- Conclusions : the repercussions of listening
Control code
ocn828424303
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 397 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780253007933
Lccn
2012033296
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt16gjz64
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)828424303

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