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Musical Encounters at the 1889 Paris World's Fair

  • Author: Fauser, Annegret
Thoroughly researched and excellently illustrated. . . . Fauser has done us all a service in clearly presenting the musical and moral complexities of such a mammoth enterprise. . . . Thoughtful,... More…

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Contents

  • Exhibiting Music at the Exposition Universelle
  • Opera, Ballet, and the Politics of French Identity
  • The Republic's Muse: Augusta Holmes's Ode triomphale
  • French Encounters with the Far East
  • Belly Dancers, Gypsies, and French Peasants
  • The Marvels of Technology