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Women and music: a history

Author: Karin Pendle
Publisher: Bloomington,IN Indiana University Press 2004
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2.ed., reprintedView all editions and formats

Features several women composers, performers, and patrons, musical contexts, and an expanded view of women in music outside Europe and North America. A popular university textbook, this book is  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Karin Pendle
ISBN: 025321422X 9780253214225
OCLC Number: 255840275
Notes: General bibliography p. 495 - 500
Description: 516 S
Contents: Preliminary Table of Contents: Contents Preface Abbreviations Feminist Aesthetics 1. Recovering Jouissance: Feminist Aesthetics and Music / Rene<ac>e Cox Lorraine Ancient and Medieval Music 2. Women and Music in Greece and Rome / Ann N. Michelini 3. Women in Music to ca. 1450 / J. Michele Edwards The Fifteenth through the Eighteenth Centuries 4. Musical Women in Early Modern Europe / Karin Pendle 5. Musical Women of the Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries / Barbara Garvey Jackson The Nineteenth Century and the Great War 6. European Composers and Musicians, ca. 1800-1890 / Nancy B. Reich 7. European Composers and Musicians, 1880-1918 / Marcia Citron 8. Women in American Music, 1800-1918 / Adrienne Fried Block, assisted by Nancy Stewart Modern Music around the Globe 9. Contemporary British Composers / Catherine Roma 10. Composers of Modern Europe, the Near East, Australia, and New Zealand / Karin Pendle and Robert Zierolf 11. North America since ca. 1920 / J. Michele Edwards, with contributions by Leslie Lassetter 12. American Popular Music in the Twentieth Century / S. Kay Hoke Women in the World of Music: Three Approaches Introduction / Robert Whitney Templeman 13. Women and Music around the Mediterranean / L. JaFran Jones 14. Women in the World of Music: Latin America / Robert Whitney Templeman 15. American Women in Blues and Jazz / Michael J. Budds The Special Roles of Women 16. Women's Support and Encouragement of Music and Musicians / Linda Whitesitt General Bibliography Recordings Contributors Index
Responsibility: ed. by Karin Pendle
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" ... a thorough, insightful study of the rich musical heritage created by women." N. American Music Teacher

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