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American orchestras in the nineteenth century

Author: John Spitzer
Publisher: Chicago [etc.] : The University of Chicago Press, cop. 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Studies of concert life in nineteenth-century America have generally been limited to large orchestras and the programs we are familiar with. This book reveals that audiences of that era enjoyed far  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Spitzer
ISBN: 9780226769769 0226769763
OCLC Number: 809241755
Description: X, 493 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Responsibility: edited by John Spitzer.

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"To a remarkable degree, the 'symphony orchestra' is an American invention, distinct from the pit orchestras of Europe. And yet our knowledge of nineteenth-century American orchestras remains Read more...

 
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