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Encyclopedia of Music in the 20th Century.

Author: Lol Henderson; Lee Stacey
Publisher: Hoboken : Taylor and Francis, 2014.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Encyclopedia of Music in the 20th Century is an alphabetically arranged encyclopedia of all aspects of music in various parts of the world during the 20th century. It covers the major musical styles--concert music, jazz, pop, rock, etc., and such key genres as opera, orchestral music, be-bop, blues, country, etc. Articles on individuals provide biographical information on their life and works, and explore the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Henderson, Lol.
Encyclopedia of Music in the 20th Century.
Hoboken : Taylor and Francis, ©2014
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Lol Henderson; Lee Stacey
ISBN: 9781135929466 1135929467
OCLC Number: 869641687
Notes: Hammerstein, Oscar.
Description: 1 online resource (801 pages)
Contents: Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; Introduction; Abba; Abbado, Claudio; Abshire, Nathan; Acuff, Roy; Adderley, Cannonball; Africa; Aleatory Music; Alpert, Herb; Amplification; Andean Music; Anderson, Marian; Andrews Sisters, The; Ansermet, Ernest; Arlen, Harold; Armstrong, Louis; Arrangers; Arrau, Claudio; Arroyo, Joe; Ashkenazy, Vladimir; Atkins, Chet; Authentic Performance; Aznavour, Charles; Bacharach, Burt; Baez, Joan; Baker, Chet; Ballet and Modern Dance Music; Barber, Samuel; Barenboim, Daniel; Bart, Lionel; Bartók, Béla; Basie, Count; Bauzá, Mario; Beach Boys, The. Beatles, TheBebop; Beecham, Sir Thomas; Beiderbecke, Bix; Bellamy Brothers, The; Bennett, Tony; Berg, Alban; Berlin, Irving; Bernstein, Elmer; Bernstein, Leonard; Berry, Chuck; Bhangra Beat; Big Band Jazz; Blades, Rubén; Blakey, Art; Blues; Bock & Harnick; Böhm, Karl; Boogie-woogie; Boulanger, Nadia; Boulez, Pierre; Bowie, David; Brazil; Brel, Jacques; Brendel, Alfred; British Beat Music; Britpop; Britten, Benjamin; Broonzy, Big Bill; Brown, Clifford; Brown, James; Brubeck, Dave; Burton, Gary; Cabaret Music; Cage, John; Cajun; Callas, Maria; Cantor, Eddie; Caribbean, The; Carmichael, Hoagy. Carter Family, TheCarter, Benny; Carter, Elliott; Caruso, Enrico; Casals, Pablo; Cash, Johnny; Chaliapin, Fyodor; Chamber Music; Charles, Ray; Charts, The; Chenier, Clifton; Chevalier, Maurice; Children's Songs; Christian, Charlie; Cleveland, James; Cline, Patsy; Cohan, George M.; Cole, Nat King; Coleman, Cy; Coleman, Ornette; Colombian Cumbia; Colón, Willie; Coltrane, John; Cooder, Ry; Cooke, Sam; Cool Jazz; Copland, Aaron; Corea, Chick; Country; Coward, Noel; Cowell, Henry; Cray, Roben; Cream; Crosby, Bing; Cruz, Celia; Cuba; D'León, Oscar; D'Rivera, Paquito; Damrosch, Walter; Dance Music. Darmstadt School, TheDavis, Miles; Day, Doris; Debussy, Claude; Delius, Frederick; Dibango, Manu; Diddley, Bo; Dire Straits; Disco; Dixon, Willie; Dolphy, Eric; Domingo, Placido; Domino, Fats; Doo-wop; Dorsey, Thomas A.; Dorsey, Tommy; Dukas, Paul; Dylan, Bob; Eagles, The; Eldridge, Roy; Electronic Music; Elgar, Sir Edward; Ellington, Duke; Estefan, Gloria; European Jazz; Eurythmics; Evans, Bill; Everly Brothers, The; Expressionism in Music; Falla, Manuel de; Fauré, Gabriel; Festivals and Events; Fiedler, Arthur; Film Music; Film Musicals; Fischer-Dieskau, Dietrich; Fitzgerald, Ella. Flagstad, KirstenFlamenco; Folk Music; Folk Rock; Four Seasons, The; Franklin, Aretha; Free Jazz; Freed, Alan; Friml, Rudolf; Funk; Furtwängler, Wilhelm; Galway, James; Gamelan; Garland, Judy; Garner, Erroll; Gaye, Marvin; Gayle, Crystal; Genesis; GershWin, George; Getz, Stan; Gigli, Beniamino; Gillespie, Dizzy; Glass, Philip; Gobbi, Tito; Goldsmith, Jerry; Gonzáles, Celina; Goodman, Benny; Gordon, Dexter; Gospel; Gould, Glenn; Grainger, Percy; Granados, Enrique; Granz, Norman; Grunge; Gubaidulina, Sofia; Guthrie, Woody; Guy, Buddy; Gypsy Music; Haggard, Merle; Haley, Bill; Hamlisch, Marvin.

Abstract:

The Encyclopedia of Music in the 20th Century is an alphabetically arranged encyclopedia of all aspects of music in various parts of the world during the 20th century. It covers the major musical styles--concert music, jazz, pop, rock, etc., and such key genres as opera, orchestral music, be-bop, blues, country, etc. Articles on individuals provide biographical information on their life and works, and explore the contribution each has made in the field. Illustrated and fully cross-referenced, the Encyclopedia of Music in the 20th Century also provides Suggested Listeni.
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