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Women and Music: A History

Women and Music: A History

  • Author: Pendle, Karin
a thorough, insightful study of the rich musical heritage created by women

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Contents

  • Preliminary Table of Contents:
  • Contents
  • Preface
  • Abbreviations
  • Feminist Aesthetics
  • 1. Recovering Jouissance: Feminist Aesthetics and Music / Renee Cox Lorraine
  • Ancient and Medieval Music
  • 2. Women and Music in Greece and Rome / Ann N. Michelini
  • 3. Women in Music to ca. 1450 / J. Michele Edwards
  • The Fifteenth through the Eighteenth Centuries
  • 4. Musical Women in Early Modern Europe / Karin Pendle
  • 5. Musical Women of the Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries / Barbara Garvey Jackson
  • The Nineteenth Century and the Great War
  • 6. European Composers and Musicians, ca. 1800-1890 / Nancy B. Reich
  • 7. European Composers and Musicians, 1880-1918 / Marcia Citron
  • 8. Women in American Music, 1800-1918 / Adrienne Fried Block, assisted by Nancy Stewart
  • Modern Music around the Globe
  • 9. Contemporary British Composers / Catherine Roma
  • 10. Composers of Modern Europe, the Near East, Australia, and New Zealand / Karin Pendle and Robert Zierolf
  • 11. North America since ca. 1920 / J. Michele Edwards, with contributions by Leslie Lassetter
  • 12. American Popular Music in the Twentieth Century / S. Kay Hoke
  • Women in the World of Music: Three Approaches
  • Introduction / Robert Whitney Templeman
  • 13. Women and Music around the Mediterranean / L. JaFran Jones
  • 14. Women in the World of Music: Latin America / Robert Whitney Templeman
  • 15. American Women in Blues and Jazz / Michael J. Budds
  • The Special Roles of Women
  • 16. Women's Support and Encouragement of Music and Musicians / Linda Whitesitt
  • General Bibliography
  • Recordings
  • Contributors
  • Index