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New World Symphonies
By Jack Sullivan

New World Symphonies

How American Culture Changed European Music

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Format: Hardback

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New World Symphonies by Jack Sullivan

Book Description

This groundbreaking book shows for the first time the profound and transformative influence of American literature, music, and mythology on European music. Acknowledging the impact of European tradition on American composers, Jack Sullivan contends that, beginning in the nineteenth century, an even more powerful musical current flowed from the New World to the Old.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780300072310
ISBN-10: 0300072317
Format: Hardback
(234mm x 156mm x 17mm)
Pages: 284
Imprint: Yale University Press
Publisher: Yale University Press
Publish Date: 11-Mar-1999
Country of Publication: United States

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