Excelsior: Journals of the Hutchinson Family Singers, 1842-1846

Front Cover
Pendragon Press, 1989 - Music - 467 pages
The journals of the New Hampshire family that became the best-known musicians of the day chronicle not only their performances and adventures first hand, but explore the social, economic and cultural life of the time.
 

What people are saying - Write a review

User Review - Flag as inappropriate

m gl Mme Blanchard , jongleuse qui en joue en 1844

Contents

Begin the Days of Antislavery
91
O NEW YORK
105
Of Triumphs and Expedience
155
MUSIC RINGS
165
A Question of Being
281
PECULIAR SCENES AND TRIALS
313
British Critics and Gifts in Kind
365
THE LEAVES AS THEY SURROUND
379
Appendices
385
Repertory of the Hutchinson Family
393
Notes and Bibliography
407
Index
441
Copyright

Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases

Bibliographic information