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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 Seiten
Contents: Preliminary Table of Contents:ContentsPrefaceAbbreviationsFeminist Aesthetics1. Recovering Jouissance: Feminist Aesthetics and Music / Renee Cox LorraineAncient and Medieval Music2. Women and Music in Greece and Rome / Ann N. Michelini3. Women in Music to ca. 1450 / J. Michele EdwardsThe Fifteenth through the Eighteenth Centuries4. Musical Women in Early Modern Europe / Karin Pendle5. Musical Women of the Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries / Barbara Garvey JacksonThe Nineteenth Century and the Great War6. European Composers and Musicians, ca. 1800-1890 / Nancy B. Reich7. European Composers and Musicians, 1880-1918 / Marcia Citron8. Women in American Music, 1800-1918 / Adrienne Fried Block, assisted by Nancy StewartModern Music around the Globe9. Contemporary British Composers / Catherine Roma10. Composers of Modern Europe, the Near East, Australia, and New Zealand / Karin Pendle and Robert Zierolf11. North America since ca. 1920 / J. Michele Edwards, with contributions by Leslie Lassetter12. American Popular Music in the Twentieth Century / S. Kay HokeWomen in the World of Music: Three Approaches Introduction / Robert Whitney Templeman13. Women and Music around the Mediterranean / L. JaFran Jones14. Women in the World of Music: Latin America / Robert Whitney Templeman15. American Women in Blues and Jazz / Michael J. BuddsThe Special Roles of Women16. Women's Support and Encouragement of Music and Musicians / Linda WhitesittGeneral BibliographyRecordingsContributorsIndex
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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