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The Resource Mavericks and other traditions in American music, Michael Broyles, (electronic resource)

Mavericks and other traditions in American music, Michael Broyles, (electronic resource)

Label
Mavericks and other traditions in American music
Title
Mavericks and other traditions in American music
Statement of responsibility
Michael Broyles
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
From colonial times, American composers have lived on the fringes of society & defined themselves in large part as outsiders. Michael Broyles considers the tradition of maverick composers & explores what these mavericks reveal about American attitudes toward the arts & about American society itself
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1939-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Broyles, Michael
Dewey number
780/.973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
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  • Composers
  • Music
Label
Mavericks and other traditions in American music, Michael Broyles, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 363-376) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
We, the rebels -- Pioneers. William Billings : rebel with many causes ; The log cabin composer -- New concepts and forces in American culture. Precursors : Charles Ives and Leo Ornstein ; "Prologue to the annual tragedy" ; The community of the ultramoderns -- After the war. New directions : the serial wars ; Postwar experimentalism : John Cage ; The maverick core ; Minimalism and strange bedfellows -- The legacy of the mavericks. Looking back : Puritanism, geography, and the myth of American individualism ; Looking forward : "The end of the Renaissance!"
Control code
ocn182530508
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource ([ix], 387 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780300127898
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)182530508
Label
Mavericks and other traditions in American music, Michael Broyles, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 363-376) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
We, the rebels -- Pioneers. William Billings : rebel with many causes ; The log cabin composer -- New concepts and forces in American culture. Precursors : Charles Ives and Leo Ornstein ; "Prologue to the annual tragedy" ; The community of the ultramoderns -- After the war. New directions : the serial wars ; Postwar experimentalism : John Cage ; The maverick core ; Minimalism and strange bedfellows -- The legacy of the mavericks. Looking back : Puritanism, geography, and the myth of American individualism ; Looking forward : "The end of the Renaissance!"
Control code
ocn182530508
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource ([ix], 387 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780300127898
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)182530508

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