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Hess, Carol A.

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Works: 11 works in 56 publications in 1 language and 3,508 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Bibliography  Discography  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Classifications: ML410.F215, 780.92
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Most widely held works by Carol A Hess
Sacred passions the life and music of Manuel de Falla by Carol A Hess ( )
27 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 1,788 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This biography offers a fresh understanding of the life and work of Spanish composer Manuel de Falla (1876-1946), recognized as the greatest composer in the Spanish cultural renaissance that extended from the latter part of the 19th century until the outbreak of the Spanish Civil War in 1936. The biography incorporates recent research on Falla, draws on untapped sources in the Falla archives, reevaluates Falla's work in terms of current issues in musicology, and considers Falla's accomplishments in their historical and cultural contexts
Enrique Granados a bio-bibliography by Carol A Hess ( )
8 editions published in 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Enrique Granados (1867-1916) was one of the first modern Spanish composers to achieve international recognition. During a 1916 visit to the United States his opera Goyescas was premiered by the Metropolitan Opera and his symphonic poem, Dante, by the Chicago Symphony. Granados was also especially admired in Paris, where he knew Saint-Saens, d'Indy, and Faure. He had composed a remarkable body of work and was also at the height of his career as a concert pianist at his untimely death while a passenger on a torpedoed British ship
Manuel de Falla and modernism in Spain, 1898-1936 by Carol A Hess ( Book )
6 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Representing the good neighbor : music, difference, and the Pan American dream by Carol A Hess ( Book )
7 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this work, Carol A. Hess investigates the reception of Latin American art music in the US during the Pan American movement of the 1930s and 40s. Hess uncovers how and why attitudes towards Latin American music shifted so dramatically during the middle of the 20th century, and what this tells us about the ways in which the history of American music has been written
Some autobiographical overtones in Brahm's "Rinaldo" by Carol A Hess ( )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Self, circumstance, and the pursuit of perfection : the life and music of Manuel de Falla by Carol A Hess ( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Representing the Good Neighbor Music by Carol A Hess ( )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Silvestre Revueltas in Republican Spain : music as political utterance by Carol A Hess ( )
2 editions published in 1997 in Undetermined and English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Copland in Argentina : Pan Americanist politics, folklore, and the crisis in modern music by Carol A Hess ( )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Score and word : writing about music by Carol A Hess ( )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
"Als wahres volles Menschenbild" : Brahm's "Rinaldo" and autobiographical allusion by Carol A Hess ( )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
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Hess, Carol A.
Languages
English (54)
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