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The music of Stephen C. Foster : a critical edition

Author: Stephen Collins Foster; Steven Saunders; Deane L Root
Publisher: Washington : Smithsonian Institution Press, ©1990.
Edition/Format:   Musical score : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This first complete critical edition of the works of Stephen Foster (1826-1864) includes reproductions of not only Foster's songs, but also his children's hymns, piano pieces, and instrumental music--the full range of his compositional activity. The compositions appear in the order Foster wrote them. A critical report by the editors accompanies every piece, and introductory chapters discuss the composer's place in  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Instrumental music
Scores
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Foster, Stephen Collins, 1826-1864.
Music of Stephen C. Foster.
Washington : Smithsonian Institution Press, ©1990
(OCoLC)635588578
Document Type: Musical Score
Music Type: Songs; Hymns
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen Collins Foster; Steven Saunders; Deane L Root
ISBN: 0874748240 9780874748246 0874748232 9780874748239
OCLC Number: 18646008
Notes: Songs, hymns, instrumental works, and arrangements.
"Prepared from the Foster Hall Collection of the Stephen C. Foster Memorial, under the auspices of the University of Pittsburgh"--V. 1, t.p. verso.
"This edition generally presents, in retouched facsimile, the source closest to Foster--the source that preserves his idiosyncrasies of spelling, punctuation, and orthography most completely"--V. 1, p. xxiv.
Description: 1 score (2 volumes) ; 29 cm
Contents: V. 1. 1844-1855 --
v. 2. 1856-1869.
Other Titles: Works.
Responsibility: prepared by Steven Saunders and Deane L. Root.

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This first complete critical edition of the works of Stephen Foster (1826-1864) includes reproductions of not only Foster's songs, but also his children's hymns, piano pieces, and instrumental music--the full range of his compositional activity. The compositions appear in the order Foster wrote them. A critical report by the editors accompanies every piece, and introductory chapters discuss the composer's place in American cultural history, the sources for the edition, performing the music, and musical style. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR.

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