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Author Manning, David, 1978-

Title Vaughan Williams on Music
Published Oxford : Oxford University Press, USA, 2007
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Description 1 online resource (456 pages)
Contents Contents; abbreviations; chronological list of contents; introduction; part i: musical life and english music; part ii: continental composers; part iii: folk song; part iv: british composers; part v: programme notes on vaughan williams's music; part vi: programme notes on the music of other composers; select bibliography of folk song collections; index
Summary Section 1: Musical Life and English Music. 1. The Romantic Movement and its Results. 2. A School of English Music. 3. The Soporific Finale. 4. Good Taste. 5. A Sermon to Vocalists. 6. Preface to The English Hymnal. 7. Who Wants the English Composer?. 8. British Music. 9. Gervase Elwes. 10. Introduction to English Music. 11. Elizabethan Music and the Modern World. 12. Sir Donald Tovey. 13. A.H. Fox Strangways, AET. LXXX. 14. Making Your Own Music. 15. Local Musicians. 16. The Composer in Wartime. 17. Introduction to News Chronicle Musical Competition Festival for HM Forces. 18. First Performan
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Form Electronic book
ISBN 0199720401 (electronic bk.)
9780199720408 (electronic bk.)