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Author Drummond, Pippa.

Title The provincial music festival in England, 1784-1914 / Pippa Drummond.

Imprint Farnham, Surrey, England ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate Pub. Co., c2011.

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Location Call No. Status OPAC Message Public Note Gift Note
 Talbott: Circulating Collection  ML35 .D78 2011    Available  ---
Description vi, 304 pages ; 24 cm.
Series Music in nineteenth-century Britain
Music in nineteenth-century Britain.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents 1784-1810 : A tradition established -- 1810-1830 : The early nineteenth century festival -- 1830-1850 : the Mendelssohn era -- 1850-1870 : consolidation, the mid-century, and beyond -- 1870-1890 : supporting English composers -- 1890-1914 : the shadow of war -- Performers, performance practice, and the press -- Ambience, logistics, and finance -- Programmes and commissioning -- The festival orchestra -- The festival chorus -- Social history.
Subject Music festivals -- England -- History -- 19th century.
Music festivals -- England -- History -- 20th century.
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