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" Throughout my life my aim has been to make good music popular, and it now appears that I have only done the public justice in believing, and acting constantly in the belief, that the people would enjoy and support the best in art when continually set... "
Theodore Thomas, a musical autobiography - Page 127
by Theodore Thomas - 1905
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Americans by Adoption: Brief Biographies of Great Citizens Born in Foreign Lands

Joseph Husband - United States - 1920 - 153 pages
...which he never deviated. "Throughout my life my aim has been to make good music popular, and now it appears that I have only done the public justice in...in art when continually set before them in a clear and intelligent manner." VI ANDREW CARNEGIE Born in Dunfermline, Scotland, 1835 Died in Lenox, Massachusetts,...
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Americans by Adoption: Brief Biographies of Great Citizens Born in Foreign Lands

Joseph Husband - United States - 1920 - 153 pages
...estimation of one who knew him well. His creed was simple, but it was a creed from which he never deviated. "Throughout my life my aim has been to make good music popular, and now it appears that I have only done the public justice in believing, and acting constantly on the...
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HIGHBROW/LOWBROW

Lawrence W. LEVINE - History - 1988 - 306 pages
...art and my talents." In 1874 Thomas had written the directors of the Brooklyn Philharmonic Society, 'Throughout my life my aim has been to make good music...that I have only done the public justice in believing . . . that the people would enjoy and support the best in art when continually set before them in a...
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America's Musical Life: A History

Richard Crawford - Music - 2001 - 976 pages
...United States. His autobiography brims with statements of that mission. In 1874, for example, he wrote: "Throughout my life my aim has been to make good music popular," trusting his belief "that the people would enjoy and support the best in art when continually set before...
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Classical Music in America: A History of Its Rise and Fall

Joseph Horowitz - Music - 2005 - 606 pages
...unprivileged to acquire it with similar gratitude and alacrity. "Throughout my life," he wrote in 1874, "my aim has been to make good music popular, and it...in art when continually set before them in a clear and intelligent manner."15 So it was at New York's Central Park Garden where, beginning in 1868 with...
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