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  • Francesco Bartolomeo Conti

    His Life and Music, 1st Edition

    By Hermine Weigel Williams

    First Published in 1999, Hermine Weigel Williams’ study draws on more than thirty years of research to fill this noticeable lacuna , and presents here the first full scale life and works of the composer for over ninety years. Part One of the book surveys the biographical aspects of Conti’s career.…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
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  • Cathedrals of Urban Modernity

    Creation of the First Museums of Contemporary Art, 1st Edition

    By J. Pedro Lorente

    First published in 1998, this volume explores the expanding wave of a new kind of museums of contemporary art in the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. Lorente examines their ‘coming of age’ and the weight of their museological legacy, arguing that the establishment of great national museums…

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  • A Century of Change in Music Education

    Historical Perspectives on Contemporary Practice in British Secondary School Music, 1st Edition

    By Stephanie Pitts

    Published in 2000. Education in our schools is a constant feature of media headlines, often blamed for many of society’s ills. Perceived throughout the ages as civilizing force, music has a fundamental role to play in education, yet the last twenty years have seen a consistent erosion of the time…

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  • Orlando Gibbons and the Gibbons Family of Musicians

    1st Edition

    By John Harley

    First published in 1999, this volume is the first full-length study to deal with the life and music of Orlando Gibbons since E.H. Fellowes’s short book, originally published in 1923. John Harley investigates in detail the family and musical background from which Orlando Gibbons emerged, and gives a…

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  • Comparative Vandalism

    Asger Jorn and the Artistic Attitude to Life, 1st Edition

    By Peter Shield

    First published in 1998, this volume is a study of Asger Jorn’s attempt to formulate the ‘first complete revision of the existing philosophical system’ from the standpoint of the artist in the period 1961-67. The Danish artist Asger Jorn (1914-73), painter, draughtsman, potter and sculptor, was…

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  • New-found Voices

    Women in Nineteenth-century English Music, 1st Edition

    By Derek Hyde

    First published in 1998, this volume by Derek Hyde remedies the lack of information concerning the contribution made by women to musical life in Britain during the nineteenth century in this carefully researched survey. The book reveals the significant role played by women in the production and…

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  • Public Policy and the Arts: A Comparative Study of Great Britain and Ireland

    A Comparative Study of Great Britain and Ireland, 1st Edition

    By Ruth-Balandina M. Quinn

    First published in 1998, this volume considers the subject of arts policy as a subject of public policy making proper in UK and Ireland, with a particular focus on theatre as a profession rather than a mere hobby. Previous studies have placed the burden of policy improvements on the arts themselves…

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  • Parry Before Jerusalem

    Studies of His Life and Music with Excerpts from His Published Writings, 1st Edition

    By Bernard Benoliel

    First published in 1997, this volume demonstrates that through his activities as a composer, historian, lecturer and administrator, Sir Hubert Parry (1848-1918) played a significant role in British music during the latter half of the nineteenth century. Yet despite his achievements, this century…

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  • The British Union Catalogue of Music Periodicals

    1st Edition

    Edited by John Wagstaff

    First published in 1998, the aim of this catalogue is to help students, researchers and librarians determine the UK locations of over 2,000 music periodical titles held in public, academic and national libraries. Over 220 libraries in the UK have been surveyed, from St. Austell to Aberdeen,…

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  • The Artist and the Bridge

    1700-1920, 1st Edition

    By John Sweetman

    First published in 1999, this book explores how, from the stone bridges of neoclassicism which soar out of wild woods to span pastoral valleys to the post-1750 engineer’s bridge with its links to the more industrial landscape, the bridge was a popular feature in painting throughout the period 1700-…

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  • The Essence of Art

    Victorian Advice on the Practice of Painting, 1st Edition

    Edited by Craig Harrison

    First published in 1999, this book asks what kind of advice was available to somebody wishing to embark upon oil painting in England between 1850 and 1900. It is a fascinating collection of Victorian instruction on how and what to paint, linked to crucial advice about art, its meaning and its…

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  • The Etchings of Wilfred Fairclough

    1st Edition

    By Ian Lowe

    First published 1990, this volume consists of an introductory essay by Ian Lowe and a comprehensive catalogue of all Wilfred Fairclough’s prints, some 140, from 1932 to the present (1990). Al the prints are illustrated in the body of the catalogue for ease of identification and 48 are also…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
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