Ridin' Herd to Writing Symphonies

Ridin' Herd to Writing Symphonies

Author: Radie Britain

Publisher: Scarecrow Press

ISBN: UOM:39015037763862

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 412

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An autobiography by a 20th-century American woman composer, chronicling her life from her childhood on a ranch, through her three marriages and her postwar critical success. Includes a chronology and a list of her works, plus bandw photos. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR
Ridin' Herd to Writing Symphonies
Language: en
Pages: 412
Authors: Radie Britain
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 1996 - Publisher: Scarecrow Press

An autobiography by a 20th-century American woman composer, chronicling her life from her childhood on a ranch, through her three marriages and her postwar critical success. Includes a chronology and a list of her works, plus bandw photos. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR
Handbook of Texas Music
Language: en
Pages: 800
Authors: Laurie E. Jasinski
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-02-22 - Publisher: Texas A&M University Press

The musical voice of Texas presents itself as vast and diverse as the Lone Star State’s landscape. According to Casey Monahan, “To travel Texas with music as your guide is a year-round opportunity to experience first-hand this amazing cultural force….Texas music offers a vibrant and enjoyable experience through which to
Women in Music
Language: en
Pages: 846
Authors: Karin Pendle, Melinda Boyd
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-07-26 - Publisher: Routledge

Women in Music: A Research and Information Guide is an annotated bibliography emerging from more than twenty-five years of feminist scholarship on music. This book testifies to the great variety of subjects and approaches represented in over two decades of published writings on women, their work, and the important roles
Women & Music
Language: en
Pages: 516
Authors: Karin Pendle
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001-01-01 - Publisher: Indiana University Press

Women & Music now features even more women composers, performers, and patrons, even more musical contexts, and an expanded view of women in music outside Europe and North America. A popular university textbook, Women & Music is enlightening for scholars, a good source of programming ideas for performers, and a
Dictionary of American Classical Composers
Language: en
Pages: 560
Authors: Neil Butterworth
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-10-02 - Publisher: Routledge

The Dictionary of American Classical Composers covers over 650 composers active from the 18th century to today. Covering all classical styles, it offers the most comprehensive overview of key composers in the United States available. Entries include basic biographical information and critical analysis of each composer's key works and ideas.