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The Resource The sounds of place : music and the American cultural landscape, Denise von Glahn

The sounds of place : music and the American cultural landscape, Denise von Glahn

Label
The sounds of place : music and the American cultural landscape
Title
The sounds of place
Title remainder
music and the American cultural landscape
Statement of responsibility
Denise von Glahn
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1950-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Von Glahn, Denise
Dewey number
780/.92/273
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
  • music
Index
index present
LC call number
ML200.5
LC item number
.V65 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Music and geography
  • Music
  • Composers
  • Nature in music
Label
The sounds of place : music and the American cultural landscape, Denise von Glahn
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 341-350) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction, a place to start -- America as Niagara : nature as icon. Anthony Philip Heinrich, The war of the elements and The thundering of Niagara ; William Henry Fry, Niagara symphony ; George Frederick Bristow, Niagara : symphony for grand orchestra and chorus -- From country to city in the music of Charles Ives. "The Housatonic at Stockbridge," "From Hanover Square North, at the end of a tragic day, the voice of the people again arose" -- Urban places : iconic New York. Aaron Copland, Quiet city and Music for a great city ; Edgard Varèse, Amériques ; Duke Ellington, Harlem air shaft and Harlem -- Beyond the city : rivers, canyons, and plains. William Grant Still, Kaintuck' and American scenes ; Roy Harris, Cimarron ; Ferde Grofé, Mississippi suite, Grand Canyon suite, Hudson River suite, and Niagara Falls suite -- Return to nature : recent reconsiderations. Robert Starer, Hudson Valley suite ; Dana Paul Perna, Prout's Neck and Three places on Long Island ; Ellen Taaffe Zwilich, Symphony no. 4, "The gardens" -- A sounding place : America redefined. Steve Reich, Vermont counterpoint, The desert music, New York counterpoint, and City life -- Conclusions : where we are
Control code
52214833
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xiii, 361 pages, 2 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781555535834
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2003010690
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), music
Label
The sounds of place : music and the American cultural landscape, Denise von Glahn
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 341-350) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction, a place to start -- America as Niagara : nature as icon. Anthony Philip Heinrich, The war of the elements and The thundering of Niagara ; William Henry Fry, Niagara symphony ; George Frederick Bristow, Niagara : symphony for grand orchestra and chorus -- From country to city in the music of Charles Ives. "The Housatonic at Stockbridge," "From Hanover Square North, at the end of a tragic day, the voice of the people again arose" -- Urban places : iconic New York. Aaron Copland, Quiet city and Music for a great city ; Edgard Varèse, Amériques ; Duke Ellington, Harlem air shaft and Harlem -- Beyond the city : rivers, canyons, and plains. William Grant Still, Kaintuck' and American scenes ; Roy Harris, Cimarron ; Ferde Grofé, Mississippi suite, Grand Canyon suite, Hudson River suite, and Niagara Falls suite -- Return to nature : recent reconsiderations. Robert Starer, Hudson Valley suite ; Dana Paul Perna, Prout's Neck and Three places on Long Island ; Ellen Taaffe Zwilich, Symphony no. 4, "The gardens" -- A sounding place : America redefined. Steve Reich, Vermont counterpoint, The desert music, New York counterpoint, and City life -- Conclusions : where we are
Control code
52214833
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xiii, 361 pages, 2 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781555535834
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2003010690
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), music

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