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Dvořák in America, 1892-1895 / edited by John C. Tibbetts.

Call number: 780.91 Dvorak
Publisher: Portland, Or. : Amadeus Press, c1993.
Publication date: c1993.
Subject: Composers -- Czechoslovakia -- Biography.
United States -- Description and travel.
Dvořák, Antonín, 1841-1904 -- Travel -- United States.
Title: Dvořák in America, 1892-1895 / edited by John C. Tibbetts.
Additional title: Dvořák in America.
Physical description: x, 447 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Contents note: A Dvořák chronology / John C. Tibbetts -- Anthony Philip Heinrich : a Bohemian predecessor to Dvořák in the wilds of America / J. Bunker Clark -- Toward the new world / Graham Melville-Mason -- Dvořák's New York : an American street scene / John C. Tibbetts -- Dvořák at the National Conservatory / Emanuel Rubin -- Dvořák's Spillville summer : an American pastoral / John C. Tibbetts -- Dvořák and the American Indian / John Clapham -- "A great and noble school of music" : Dvořák, Harry T. Purleigh, and the African American spiritual / Jean E. Snyder -- Dvořák, Stephen Foster, and American national song / Charles Hamm -- Dvořák's long American reach / Adrienne Fried Block -- Homesick in America : the nostalgia of Antonín Dvořák and Charles Ives / Stuart Feder -- The choral works : Te Deum and The American flag / Nick Strimple.
"My country tis of thee" / Jarmil Burghauser -- The dance of Pau-Puk-Keewis and the Song of Chibiabos : reflections on the Scherzo of Dvořák's Symphony "from the new world" / Michael Beckerman -- The F major string quartet, opus 96 / Alan Houtchens -- The E-flat major string quintet, opus 97 / Jan Smaczny -- The Stephen Foster-Antonin Dvořák connection / Deane L. Root -- The biblical songs, opus 99 / Daniel Jacobson -- Dvořák's piano works ; Sonatina for violin and piano, opus 100 / John C. Tibbetts -- Thoughts of home : the Cello concerto in B minor, opus 104 / Robert Battey -- The reception of Dvořák's operas in America / David Beveridge -- How I wrote Dvořák in love / Josef Škvorecký -- New soundings : the Dvořák Sesquicentennial Conference and Festival in America / John C. Tibbetts -- The melody lingers on / John C. Tibbetts, Mark Rose, and Steven Richman.
Notes: Spine title: Dvořák in America.
Biography note: Discography: p. [404]-417.
Includes bibliographical references (p. [419]-428) and indexes.
Added author: Tibbetts, John C.
ISBN: 093134056X :
LCCN: 92019768 /MN
Url for this record: http://sherloc.imcpl.org/?itemid=|library/marc/dynix|22769
Bib No.: 22769

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