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Author Price, Chris (Musician), author.

Title The Canterbury catch club 1826 : music in the frame / by Chris Price
Published Newcastle-upon-Tyne : Cambridge Scholars Publishing, [2019]


Description 1 online resource (cv, 131 pages) : illustrations
Contents Intro; Dedication; Epigraph; Table of Contents; List of Illustrations; List of Colour Plates; List of Tables; List of Musical Examples; Acknowledgements; List of Abbreviations; Introduction; Chapter 1; Part I; Chapter 2; Chapter 3; Chapter 4; Chapter 5; Chapter 6; Part II; Chapter 7; Chapter 8; Chapter 9; Part III; Chapter 10; Chapter 11; Chapter 12; Appendices; Notes; References; Index
Summary In 1825, an enterprising Canterbury newsagent by the name of Henry Ward raised a subscription to commission a lasting tribute to his beloved musical society. The result was a fine lithograph showing 100 gentlemen in assured poses, carefully placed in surroundings eloquently freighted with classical allusion, cultural literacy, deep-rooted patriotism, and strictly masculine politics. That image is the subject of this book. With insights gleaned from a unique collection of music, papers, and artefacts in the archives of the city and the cathedral, this study considers not only the accomplished pe
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on February 25, 2019)
Subject Canterbury Catch Club -- History
Music -- Social aspects -- England -- Canterbury -- History
Music -- Societies, etc.
MUSIC -- Genres & Styles -- Classical.
MUSIC -- Reference.
Music -- Social aspects
Music -- Societies, etc.
England -- Canterbury
Genre/Form History
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1527522660