The Resource Women composers : the lost tradition found, Diane Peacock Jezic ; foreword by Elizabeth Wood

Women composers : the lost tradition found, Diane Peacock Jezic ; foreword by Elizabeth Wood

Label
Women composers : the lost tradition found
Title
Women composers
Title remainder
the lost tradition found
Statement of responsibility
Diane Peacock Jezic ; foreword by Elizabeth Wood
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
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Jezic, Diane
Dewey number
  • 780/.92/2
  • B
Government publication
local government publication
Illustrations
portraits
Index
no index present
LC call number
ML390
LC item number
.J37 1988
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
  • discographies
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  • Women composers
  • Women composers
  • Music
  • Music
Label
Women composers : the lost tradition found, Diane Peacock Jezic ; foreword by Elizabeth Wood
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
  • Bibliography: p.243-247
  • Includes discographies
Contents
  • Part one: The medieval and baroque. Hildegard of Bingen (1098-1179) : Life in the Medieval convents ; Francesca Caccini (1587-1640) : The Medici court of Florence ; Barbara Strozzi (1619-1664) : The Venetian musical academies ; Isabella Leonarda (1620-1704) : The convent in Novara ; Elisabeth-Claude Jacquet de la Guerre (1666-1729) : The count of Louis XIV -- Part two: The classical period. Anna Amalia, princess of Prussia (1723-1787) : The court of Frederick the Great ; Anna Amilia, Duchess of Saxe-Weimar (1739-1807) : The court of Weimar ; Maria Theresia von Paradis (1759-1824) : Vienna and Beyond -- Part three: The romantic period -- songs. Louise Reichardt (1779-1826) : The romantic spirit ; Fanny Mendelssohn Hensel (1805-1847) : Domestic music making ; Josephine Lang (1815-1880) : The public sphere ; Clara Wieck Schumann (1819-1896) : Touring artist and composer ; Pauline Viardot-Garcia (1821-1910) : International recognition --
  • Part four: The romantic period and early twentieth century -- instrumental music. Jeanne-Louise Dumont Farrenc (1804-1875) : Pianist, composer, scholar ; Louise Pauline Marie Héritte-Viardot (1841-1919) : Musical families ; Cécile Chaminade (1857-1944) : Chevalière de la Légion d Honneure ; Lili Boulanger (1893-1918) : The prix of Rome ; Amy Marcy Cheney Beach (1867-1944) : U.S. symphonist ; Rebecca Clarke (1886-1979) : English performer and composer -- Part five: Six living U.S. composers. Katherine Hoover (b. 1937) : Virtuoso flutist and composer ; Ellen Taaffe Zwilich (b. 1939) : The Pulitzer Prize ; Ruth Schonthal (b. 1924) : Emigré composer and teacher ; Barbara Kolb (b. 1939) : New vistas ; Marga Richter (b. 1926) : Chamber music and orchestral composer ; Judith Lang Zaimont (b. 1945) : Pianist, author, composer -- Appendix 1: Music appreciation textbooks ranked in order of number of women composers mentioned -- Appendix 2: Record companies featuring woman composers --
  • Appendix 3: An outline of western music from 1850 through the 1940's -- Appendix 4: Twentieth-century women composers born after 1920 -- Appendix 5: A selected list of twentieth-century women conductors -- Appendix 6: Recordings available from Leonarda Productions
Extent
1 online resource (xx, 250 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
portraits)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036968471
Label
Women composers : the lost tradition found, Diane Peacock Jezic ; foreword by Elizabeth Wood
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
  • Bibliography: p.243-247
  • Includes discographies
Contents
  • Part one: The medieval and baroque. Hildegard of Bingen (1098-1179) : Life in the Medieval convents ; Francesca Caccini (1587-1640) : The Medici court of Florence ; Barbara Strozzi (1619-1664) : The Venetian musical academies ; Isabella Leonarda (1620-1704) : The convent in Novara ; Elisabeth-Claude Jacquet de la Guerre (1666-1729) : The count of Louis XIV -- Part two: The classical period. Anna Amalia, princess of Prussia (1723-1787) : The court of Frederick the Great ; Anna Amilia, Duchess of Saxe-Weimar (1739-1807) : The court of Weimar ; Maria Theresia von Paradis (1759-1824) : Vienna and Beyond -- Part three: The romantic period -- songs. Louise Reichardt (1779-1826) : The romantic spirit ; Fanny Mendelssohn Hensel (1805-1847) : Domestic music making ; Josephine Lang (1815-1880) : The public sphere ; Clara Wieck Schumann (1819-1896) : Touring artist and composer ; Pauline Viardot-Garcia (1821-1910) : International recognition --
  • Part four: The romantic period and early twentieth century -- instrumental music. Jeanne-Louise Dumont Farrenc (1804-1875) : Pianist, composer, scholar ; Louise Pauline Marie Héritte-Viardot (1841-1919) : Musical families ; Cécile Chaminade (1857-1944) : Chevalière de la Légion d Honneure ; Lili Boulanger (1893-1918) : The prix of Rome ; Amy Marcy Cheney Beach (1867-1944) : U.S. symphonist ; Rebecca Clarke (1886-1979) : English performer and composer -- Part five: Six living U.S. composers. Katherine Hoover (b. 1937) : Virtuoso flutist and composer ; Ellen Taaffe Zwilich (b. 1939) : The Pulitzer Prize ; Ruth Schonthal (b. 1924) : Emigré composer and teacher ; Barbara Kolb (b. 1939) : New vistas ; Marga Richter (b. 1926) : Chamber music and orchestral composer ; Judith Lang Zaimont (b. 1945) : Pianist, author, composer -- Appendix 1: Music appreciation textbooks ranked in order of number of women composers mentioned -- Appendix 2: Record companies featuring woman composers --
  • Appendix 3: An outline of western music from 1850 through the 1940's -- Appendix 4: Twentieth-century women composers born after 1920 -- Appendix 5: A selected list of twentieth-century women conductors -- Appendix 6: Recordings available from Leonarda Productions
Extent
1 online resource (xx, 250 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
portraits)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036968471

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