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Ruth Crawford Seeger A Composer's Search for American Music

Judith Tick

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ISBN 10: 0195065093 / ISBN 13: 9780195065091
Editorial: Oxford University Press, 1997
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When You Buy This Book, you will see its value. 032117. Immediate shipping. Wrapped with care. 457 pages. 1997. Hard cover. Very Good condition. Dust jacket in Very Good condition. Clean - looks as though has never been read. Buy with Confidence. N° de ref. de la librería 001053

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Título: Ruth Crawford Seeger A Composer's Search for...

Editorial: Oxford University Press

Año de publicación: 1997

Encuadernación: Hardcover

Condición del libro:Very Good

Condición de la sobrecubierta: Very Good

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Book by Tick Judith

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Judith Tick's sympathetic and vastly detailed study of her protagonist's works, life and times already reads like a classic. (BBC Music Magazine, August 2001)

What Tick accomplishes here is quite staggering - she explores Crawford's personal and professional life through the lens of American social, historical, political, and musical history. She does all of this with a feminist sensibility, thereby making a major contribution to the field of women's studies, providing a model of how to write a female composer's life. (Canadian University Music Review)

A wonderful book, which will an inspiration to women musicians in many countries and languages. It will be of interest to many―not just women, and not just musicians or teachers or collectors of folk music. (Pete Seeger)

In a full-scale biography of an eventful life, Judith Tick cannot be expected to offer exhaustive critical analysis of this extraordinary music, though everything she says about it is worth the carrying. Tick's account of Ruth as an 'educational' composer convinces us - with the help of well-produced music examples - that Crawford deserves a place alongside Bartok and Kodaly ... Judith Tick, author of this great book, has qualities comparable with those of its subject, being clever, perspicacious, wide-eyed and open-eared, yet also 'plain', like Ruth Crawford and Aaron Copland. The book, cool yet committed, proffers the information one needs, remains scrupulously fair in discussing divided loyalties, never proselytises. (The Musical Times/November 1997)

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