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Author Shadle, Douglas W., author.

Title Orchestrating the nation : the nineteenth-century American symphonic enterprise / Douglas W. Shadle.

Publication Info. New York : Oxford University Press, [2016]


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description 1 online resource (345 pages) : illustrations
text rdacontent
computer rdamedia
online resource rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The launch of the enterprise -- Anthony Philip Heinrich, hapless wanderer -- William Henry Fry, operatic translator -- George Frederick Bristow, American stalwart -- The rivalry of nations -- The end of an era -- Louis Moreau Gottschalk, Pan-American republican -- John Knowles Paine, universal classicist -- The rivalry of generations -- Ellsworth Phelps, Brooklyn patriot -- The winds of change -- Antonin Dvorak, Bohemian prophet.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Symphony -- United States -- 19th century.
Music -- United States -- 19th century -- History and criticism.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Shadle, Douglas W. Orchestrating the nation : the nineteenth-century American symphonic enterprise. New York : Oxford University Press, [2016] 9780199358649
ISBN 9780199358649 (hardcover)
9780199358663 (e-book)

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