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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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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Karin Pendle
ISBN: 025321422X 9780253214225
OCLC Number: 255840275
Notes: General bibliography p. 495 - 500
Description: 516 S
Contents: PrefaceAncient and Medieval MusicI. Women and Music in Greece and RomeAnn N. MicheliniII. Women in Music to ca. 1450J. Michele EdwardsThe Fifteenth though the Eighteenth CenturiesIII. Women in Music, ca. 1450-1600Karin PendleIV. Musical Women of the Seventeenth and Eighteenth CenturiesBarbara Garvey JacksonThe Romantic PeriodV. European Composers and Musicians, ca. 1800-1890Nancy B. ReichVI. European Composers and Musicians, 1880-1918Marcia J. CitronVII. Women in American Music, 1800-1918Adrienne Fried Block, assisted by Nancy StewartModern Music around the WorldVIII. Contemporary British ComposersCatherine RomaIX. Composers of Modern Europe, Australia, and New ZealandRobert ZierolfModern Music in the AmericasX. North America since 1920J. Michele Edwards, with contributions by Leslie LassetterXI. American Popluar MusicS. Kay HokeXII. African-American Women in Blues and JazzMichael J. BuddsThe Special Roles of WomenXIII. Women's Support and Encouragement of Music and MusiciansLinda WhitesittXIV. Women in Non-Western MusicL. JaFran JonesXV. Recovering Jouissance: An Introduction to Feminist Musical AestheticsRenee CoxGeneral BibliographyRecordingsIndexContributors
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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