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Music Publishing

Halina Goldberg

in Music in Chopin's Warsaw

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
May 2008
ISBN:
9780195130737
eISBN:
9780199867424
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195130737.003.0004
Subject:
Music, History, Western

Warsaw's music bookstores provided access to a fount of musical knowledge through the repertory printed locally and through imported publications. Through the publication of fashionable musical ... More


Interlude: To Patria and Nation

Inna Naroditskaya

in Bewitching Russian Opera: The Tsarina from State to Stage

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780195340587
eISBN:
9780199918218
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195340587.003.0066
Subject:
Music, History, Western

The death of Catherine II signalled the end of the women’s kingdom and the restoration of patriarchy in the name of nationalism – a concept profoundly and militantly gendered. None of the ingredients ... More


1940

Anthony Slide

in "It's the Pictures That Got Small": Charles Brackett on Billy Wilder and Hollywood's Golden Age

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231167086
eISBN:
9780231538220
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231167086.003.0009
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

In these diary entries written between January and October 1940, Hollywood screenwriter Charles Brackett lists his activities: listening to Jacques Théry go over and over various storylines; meeting ... More


Dance and the Music of Chopin: The Polonaise

Eric Mckee

in Chopin and His World

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780691177755
eISBN:
9781400889006
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691177755.003.0009
Subject:
Music, History, Western

This chapter discusses how the polonaise served as an emblem of Poland's ruling class or as a template for genteel behavior. It also represented the nation of Poland, its people, customs, and ... More


Elephants and Mughals, Contraltos and G-Strings: How Elgar Got His Englishness

Nalini Ghuman

in Resonances of the Raj: India in the English Musical Imagination,1897-1947

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2014
ISBN:
9780199314898
eISBN:
9780199372959
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199314898.003.0003
Subject:
Music, History, Western

This chapter examines Elgar’s masque, The Crown of India – produced at the London Coliseum in 1912 to represent the imperial Darbār/Durbar of George V—against the spectacular failure (announced at ... More


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