The Conservatoire Americain: A History

  title={The Conservatoire Americain: A History},
  author={Kendra Preston Leonard},
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Solid Basic Training: Aaron Copland’s Studies with Rubin Goldmark

Aaron Copland studied privately with the American composer and pedagogue rubin goldmark (1872–1936) for four academic years through the spring of 1921, all while living at home in brooklyn, New York.

“Everything Had to Change”: Nadia Boulanger's Translation of Modernism in the Rice Lecture Series, 1925

Abstract From December 1924 to January 1925 the influential French pedagogue Nadia Boulanger undertook her first concert and speaking tour of the United States of America. The end of January found

"Excellence in Execution" and "Fitness for Teaching": Assessments of Women at the Conservatoire Américain

IN 1921 GERMAN-BORN AMERICAN CONDUCtor Walter Damrosch and French conductor and composer Francis Casadesus opened a new school for American musicians in the Palais de Fontainebleau, just outside of



All American Music: Composition in the Late Twentieth Century

The story of American musical composition, this work delineates the heritage, actuality and potential of music. In 20 chapters, it shows the necessity of dealing with such unrelated artists as Milton

The Tender Tyrant: Nadia Boulanger, A Life Devoted to Music

America's Musical Life: A History

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Richard Crawford, America's Musical Life: A History. New York and London: W. W. Norton, 2001. xvi + 976 pp. ISBN 0 393 04810 1.

Nadia Boulanger and the Salon of the Princesse de Polignac

In music history, the application of the public/private dichotomy and the accompanying metaphor of separate spheres of masculine and feminine activity has meant that performance in domestic settings

American Music: A Panorama

In a brand new concise edition, updated to include the music of the the 1990s, "American Music" relates the diversity and innovation of American music's ideas and people in one volume of vital

A concise history of France

Price, Roger, A Concise History of France (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2005), pp.xiii+491 RAE2008

Collected Essays and Lectures

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