Music and British Culture, 1785-1914: Essays in Honor of Cyril Ehrlich
Oxford University Press, 2000 - Music - 402 pages
This book takes the themes and approaches of Professor Cyril Ehrlich's pathbreaking work on British social history in music as its inspiration. In sixteen substantial new essays, all specially commissioned from cultural and musical historians, it embraces the music marketplace, piano culture,musicians work patterns, music institutions and audiences, concert and repertoire history, issues in performance, criticism and reception, gender, and national and urban identities all with a clear focus on art music traditions (significantly under-treated by music scholars in this area). Thecultural importance of serious music, from Belfast to Calcutta, has long been assumed for the period but rarely demonstrated. Here it is central, interwoven with the social and economic realities confronting music people in Britain across the 19th century.
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The Calcutra Piano Trade in the Lare Eighreenth Century I
Samuel Wesley and the Music Profession
Mo2atrs Operas and theit
Sainsburys Dictionary the Royal Academy of Music
The Sociery of Btitish Musicians 18341865 and
John Ella and the Makmg of the Musical Union
The Crearion of the Ulster Hall
Gtiffith Rhys Jones Catadog
Edwatd Dannreuther and the Orme Squate Phenomenon
Concert Programmes at
Lucy Broadwood and Folksong
Before The Piano
A Selective List of Cytil Ehrlichs Wtitings