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The Resource Making music in Los Angeles : transforming the popular, Catherine Parsons Smith

Making music in Los Angeles : transforming the popular, Catherine Parsons Smith

Label
Making music in Los Angeles : transforming the popular
Title
Making music in Los Angeles
Title remainder
transforming the popular
Statement of responsibility
Catherine Parsons Smith
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A social history of music in Los Angeles from the 1880s to 1940, this title ventures into an often neglected period to discover that during America's Progressive Era, LA was a centre for making music long before it became a major metropolis
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1933-2009
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Smith, Catherine Parsons
Dewey number
780.9794/94
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
ML3917.U6
LC item number
S65 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Music
  • Music
  • MUSIC
  • MUSIC
  • Music
  • California
Label
Making music in Los Angeles : transforming the popular, Catherine Parsons Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Roth Family Foundation music in America imprint"--Page [i]
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 325-344) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Music making as popular practice -- Music for the "people". "The largest and most enthusiastic audience that ever has assembled in the city" : the National Opera Company of 1887 ; "A precarious means of living" : early working musicians and some of their jobs ; "Popular prices will prevail" : competing and cooperating impresarios ; Amateurs, professionals, and symphonies : Harley Hamilton and Edna Foy ; "Our awe struck vision" : a prominent impresario reconsidered -- Progressive-era musical idealism. The "true temple of art" : Philharmonic Auditorium and progressive ideology ; "Something of good for the future" : the People's Orchestra of 1912-1913 ; Producing Fairyland, 1915 ; Founding the Hollywood Bowl -- From progressive to ultramodern. Old competitors, new opera companies in 1925 ; The new negro movement in Los Angeles ; Welcoming the ultramodern ; Second thoughts ; Calling the tune : the Los Angeles Federal Music Project
Control code
182631045
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 376 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781435611375
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttt32ks
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)182631045
Label
Making music in Los Angeles : transforming the popular, Catherine Parsons Smith
Publication
Note
"Roth Family Foundation music in America imprint"--Page [i]
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 325-344) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Music making as popular practice -- Music for the "people". "The largest and most enthusiastic audience that ever has assembled in the city" : the National Opera Company of 1887 ; "A precarious means of living" : early working musicians and some of their jobs ; "Popular prices will prevail" : competing and cooperating impresarios ; Amateurs, professionals, and symphonies : Harley Hamilton and Edna Foy ; "Our awe struck vision" : a prominent impresario reconsidered -- Progressive-era musical idealism. The "true temple of art" : Philharmonic Auditorium and progressive ideology ; "Something of good for the future" : the People's Orchestra of 1912-1913 ; Producing Fairyland, 1915 ; Founding the Hollywood Bowl -- From progressive to ultramodern. Old competitors, new opera companies in 1925 ; The new negro movement in Los Angeles ; Welcoming the ultramodern ; Second thoughts ; Calling the tune : the Los Angeles Federal Music Project
Control code
182631045
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 376 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781435611375
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttt32ks
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)182631045

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