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  • Twentieth-Century British and American Theatre

    A Critical Guide to Archives, 1st Edition

    By Christopher Innes, Katherine Carlstrom, Scott Fraser

    First published in 1999, this volume aims to develop the field of theatre studies by promoting the study of performative elements and thus fostering their consideration in the critical interpretation of dramatic literature. The authors additionally suggest ways of approaching and evaluating the…

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  • Soundtracks

    International Dictionary of Composers of Music for Film, 1st Edition

    By Stewart R. Craggs

    First published in 1998, music scored for film has only relatively recently received the critical attention which it merits. Many composers in the twentieth century have written works for films or documentaries, a number feeling that this aspect of their output has been undervalued. This dictionary…

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  • Producing the Past

    Aspects of Antiquarian Culture and Practice 1700–1850, 1st Edition

    Edited by Lucy Peltz, Martin Myrone

    First published in 1999, this volume examines antiquarianism which had its roots in Renaissance thought and was a popular intellectual and cultural pursuit throughout the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries. The antiquarian work of collecting, compiling and presenting material which exposed the…

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  • The Seven Concertos of Beethoven

    1st Edition

    By Antony Hopkins

    First published in 1996, this volume counters the attitude of paying more attention to the performer than to the piece. Too often, Anthony Hopkins argues, music is simply regarded as a pleasant background noise to accompany our other activities, whereas Beethoven offers much more than that. Hopkins…

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  • William Lawes (1602-1645)

    Essays on His Life, Times and Work, 1st Edition

    Edited by Andrew Ashbee

    First published in 1998, this volume comprises papers given at a conference on Lawes and his music held at Oxford in September 1995 to commemorate the 350th anniversary of his death. They examine not only Lawes’s music but the milieu in which he worked. Part One examines the musical life of the…

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  • French and English Polyphony of the 13th and 14th Centuries

    Style and Notation, 1st Edition

    By Ernest H. Sanders

    First published in 1998, this volume brings together the most part of the author’s work on medieval polyphony. The most significant advance in music during the period in the High Gothic was the development of a system of rhythm and of its notation, the modern understanding of which was to a…

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  • Hexachords in Late-Renaissance Music

    1st Edition

    By Lionel Pike

    First published in 1998, this broad survey includes a large number of musical illustrations and provides an indispensable guide for both students and teachers. Hexachords and solmization syllables formed the foundations of musical language during the sixteenth century. Yet, owing to changes over…

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  • Orientalism Transposed

    Impact of the Colonies on British Culture, 1st Edition

    Edited by Julie F. Codell, Dianne Sacko Macleod

    First published in 1998, this volume reflects that, ever since the publication of Edward Said’s Orientalism twenty years ago, scholars have tested his thesis against the wider application of his terms to cultural practices and the rhetoric of power. The cultural impact of the British on their…

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  • The Business of Watercolour

    1st Edition

    By Simon Fenwick, Greg Smith

    First published in 1997, this volume will revolutionise the study of watercolour painting in Britain. The Royal Watercolour Society archive constitutes a major academic resource covering two hundred years of the history of watercolour painting in Britain. The rediscovery in 1980 of ‘the Jenkins…

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  • Sweetness and Strength

    The Reception of Michelangelo in Late Victorian England, 1st Edition

    By Lene Østermark-Johansen

    First published in 1998, this volume explores the reinvention of Michelangelo in the Victorian era. At the opening of the nineteenth century, Michelangelo’s reputation rested on the evidence of contemporary adulation recorded by Vasari and Condivi. Travel, photography, the shift of his drawings…

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  • The Bel Canto Violin

    The Life and Times of Alfredo Campoli, 1906-1991, 1st Edition

    By David Tunley

    First published in 1999, this biography from David Tunley draws on newly researched documentary evidence to chart Campoli’s early success and his later struggle for recognition as a serious artist. Campoli’s early success and his later struggle for recognition as a serious artist. Campoli’s career…

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  • Phantasmagoria

    Sociology of Opera, 1st Edition

    Edited by David T Evans

    First published in 1999, this original and entertaining sociological study takes a comprehensive and critical view of opera as unique cultural artefact as loss making ‘industry’, as institution with a ‘museum’ culture, and as consumed commodity of rare distinction and elaborate ritual. Specific…

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