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Author Bindas, Kenneth J.

Title All of this music belongs to the nation : the WPA's Federal Music Project and American society / Kenneth J. Bindas.

Imprint Knoxville : University of Tennessee Press, c1995.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  780.7973 B511a    ---  Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description xiv, 164 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [145]-159) and index.
Contents The contradictions of creation -- The people's music, 1935-1936 -- Expansion, curtailment, and attack, 1937-1938 -- The only response : expanded exposure -- Gettysburg : an opera for the people -- Evaluation and participation : American composers and the FMP -- Exposure, not equality : Black musicians and the FMP -- Stepdaughters of Orpheus : women musicians and the FMP -- Bringing in all the people : Hispanics, gypsies, and cowboys -- An end of it all.
Subject Federal Music Project (U.S.)
State aid to music.
Music and society.
ISBN 0870499092 (cloth : alk. paper)

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