Bibliographic Analysis of Percussion Literature

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Edwin Mellen Press, Jan 1, 2003 - Music - 118 pages
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This volume surveys a broad spectrum, from Bach, Beethoven, and Brahms, through Ellington, Richard Rodgers, and the Beatles. It has more than a hundred essays annotating bibliographic entries concerning percussion, based on the author's experience as performer, teacher and writer. Broad subjects encompassed include opera, symphony orchestra, popular and jazz music, virtuosity and education, musicology and history, African-American history and women's history.

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Geary Larrick is a former member of the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra, and he has performed for twenty-five years in the Central Wisconsin Symphony Orchestra. He has taught in the Cambridge, Ohio, City Schools and for fifteen years at the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point.

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