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New Historical Anthology of Music by Women: Companion Compact Discs


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This attractive 3-CD set compiles the music of women composers through the centuries. It includes works by Amy Beach, Ruth Crawford Seeger, Barbara Strozzi, and Clara Schumann. This impressive collection of original and remastered recordings by major artists is invaluable for the teacher, student, and interested listener.

About the Author

James R. Briscoe, Professor of Musicology at Butler University, is a specialist in French music, the works of Claude Debussy, and women's music. He has received research and teaching grants from the French government, the National Endowment for the Humanities, and the Mellon Foundation. In addition to numerous articles, critical editions, and books, he is the editor of Contemporary Anthology of Music by Women (IUP, 1997).

Table of Contents

1. Sappho, by Thomas J. Mathiesen

2. Kassia, by Diane H. Touliatos

3. Hildegard von Bingen, by Michael Klaper

4. Contessa de Dia, by Elizabeth Aubrey

5. Dame Margot and Dame Maroie de Diergnau

6. Margaret of Austria, by Martin Picker

7. Anne Boleyn, by Janet Pollack

8. Maddalena Casulana

9. Francesca Caccini

10. Barbara Strozzi, by Ellen Rosand

11. Isabella Leonarda

12. Elizabeth-Claude Jacquet de la Guerre, by Susan E. Erickson

13. Maria Margherita Frimani

14. Anna Amalie, by Jill M. Fankhauser

15. Marianna von Martines, by Karin Pendle

16. Maria Theresia von Paradis, by Hidemi Matsushita

17. Maria Agata Szymanowska, by Nancy Fierro

18. Fanny Mendelssohn Hensel, by Marcia J. Citron

19. Clara Vieck Schumann, by Nancy B. Reich

20. Louise Farrenc

21. Pauline Viardot, by Mark Everist

22. Amy Beach, by Adrienne F. Block

23. Teresa Carreno

24. Cecile Chaminade

25. Dame Ethyl Smyth, by Roberta L. Lindsey

26. May Frances Aufderheide, by Carolynn A. Lindeman

27. Lili Boulanger, by Annegret Fauser

28. Alma Mahler, by Susan M. Filler

29. Rebecca Clarke, by Bryony Jones

30. Germaine Tailleferre, by Caroline Potter

31. Ruth Crawford Seeger, by Sharon Mirchandani

32. Florence Price, by Melissa Blakesly

33. Elsa Barraine

34. Miriam Gideon, by Barbara A. Petersen

35. Grazyna Bacewicz, by Judith Rosen

36. Julia Perry

37. Vivian Fine, by Elizabeth C. Fine

38. Jean Coulthard, by David G. Duke

39. Violet Archer

40. Pauline Oliveros

41. Thea Musgrave

42. Ellen Taafe Zwilich

43. Augusta Read Thomas

Product Details

Briscoe, James R.
Indiana University Press
Briscoe, James R.
Briscoe, James R.
Bloomington, IN
Music by women composers.
History & Criticism - General
Instruction & Study - Appreciation
Music -- History and criticism.
History & Criticism *
Music; Musicology; Performance; Reference; Women
Music; Musicology; Performance;
Reference; Women
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