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The New York Composers' Forum concerts, 1935-1940 / Melissa J. de Graaf.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Berklee College of Music.

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Main Library ML200.8.N5 G73 2013 37684001084163 Library Stacks Copy hold / Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781580464260 (hardcover : alkaline paper)
  • ISBN: 1580464262 (hardcover : alkaline paper)
  • Physical Description: xii, 290 pages : music, illustrations ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: Rochester, NY : University of Rochester Press ; Woodbridge, Suffolk : Boydell & Brewer Limited, 2013.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 259-268) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction : the significance of the Composers' Forum -- The Composers' Forum in context : modernism and diversity in the 1930s -- Reactions to modernist style and ideas -- The gendered reception of modern music -- Orientalism, Jewish music, and the search for spiritual authenticity -- White composers and representations of race : the forum as battleground over issues of authenticity and appropriation -- Creating American identity : folk song and nationalism -- Conclusion : the demise and impact of the Composers' Forum.
Subject: Composers' Forum (U.S.)
Music > New York (State) > New York > 20th century > History and criticism.
Concerts > New York (State) > New York.
Composers > United States.

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