Historical Anthology of Music by Women, Volume 1

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James R. Briscoe
Indiana University Press, 1987 - Music - 402 pages
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.."". will enlighten students of music history and serve as a source of programming ideas for performers."" -- Library Journal

.."". a significant contribution to the literature about, and the music of, women composers."" -- American Music Teacher

 

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This important anthology of scores of "serious'' music by women will enlighten students of music history and serve as a source of programming ideas for performers. It provides 51 musical pieces (some ... Read full review

Contents

Kassia Diane TouliatosBanker
1
Countess of Dia Beverly J Evans
11
Maddalena Casulana Beatrice Pescerelli
18
Isabella Leonarda Barbara Garvey Jackson
39
ElizabethClaude Jacquet de la Guerre Susan Erickson
57
and continuo 1715
66
Maria Margherita Grimani Barbara Garvey Jackson
77
Anna A malic Jane P Ambrose
84
Amy Marcy Beach Adrienne Fried Block
158
Cecile Chaminade James R Briscoe
211
Boulanger Leonie Rosenstiel
232
Rebecca Clarke Jane A Bernstein
251
Ruth Crawford Seeger Judith Tick
268
Miriam Gideon Barbara A Petersen
291
Louise Talma James R Briscoe
319
Julia Perry Mildred Denby Green
333

Allegro from Sonata in A major for piano 1765
90
Maria Agata Szymanowska Nancy Fierro CSf
101
Clara Schumann Nancy B Reich
119
Louise Farrenc Bea Friedland
143
Violet Archer Robert Weber
355
Ellen Taaffe Zwilich Ellen Taaffe Zwilich with Bruce Creditor
375
CONTRIBUTORS
402
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