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The Hebrew Orphan Asylum Band of New York City, 1874 -1941 : community, culture and opportunity / by Carol L. Shansky.

Shansky, Carol L. (Author).

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

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Stan Getz Library HV995.N52 S536 2016 37684001104369 Library Stacks Copy hold / Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1443890332
  • ISBN: 9781443890335
  • Physical Description: xi, 188 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: Newcastle upon Tyne, UK : Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2016.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages [179]-185) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction: "Biggest little band in the United States" -- Excursions for poor children and the founding of the HOA band -- "A well deserved reputation": the band in the Gilded Age -- "The latest cause for complaint ..." -- "The band has rendered service on frequent occasions": World War I -- "That famous boys band": the 1920s-1930s -- "Our able and indefatigable music teacher ..." -- "We shall find many of our band boys playing in some of the symphony orchestras in a few years" -- "The best boys' band in the city would be heard no more" -- Appendix A: HOA Band repertoire -- Appendix B: Works of George Wiegand -- Appendix C: Works of Philip Egner.
Subject: Hebrew Orphan Asylum of New York.
Bands (Music) > New York (State) > New York > History.
Jewish orphans > New York (State) > New York > History.

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