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The biographical dictionary of musicians

Rupert Hughes

The biographical dictionary of musicians

by Rupert Hughes

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Published by Blue Ribbon Books, inc. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Musicians -- Bio-bibliography

  • Edition Notes

    Statementoriginally compiled by Rupert Hughes, completely revised and newly edited by Deems Taylor and Russell Kerr. Over 8500 entries together with a pronouncing dictionary of given names and titles and a key to the pronunciation of sixteen languages.
    GenreBio-bibliography.
    ContributionsTaylor, Deems, 1885-1966, ed., Kerr, Russell, ed.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsML100.H892 T2
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 p. l., 481 p.
    Number of Pages481
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6407730M
    LC Control Number40027420
    OCLC/WorldCa855421

    Slonimsky, Nicholas: "The Concise Baker's, A biographical dictionary of composers and musicians" pub. Simon Schuster ISBN (UK version, £25; US price probably lower) Very highly recommended! A huge book ( pp), which is immensely useful. Not the comprehensive reference the title promises, but a long-winded volume of music criticism by journalist Jones (When Ziggy Played Guitar: David Bowie and Four Minutes that Shook the World, , etc.), editor of the U.K. version of author has written a number of books about music and musicians, mostly of the rock variety.

    dictionary of music is a standard music reference book published by the belknap press of harvard university press the first edition titled harvard dictionary of music was the harvard biographical dictionary of music harvard university press reference library Sep . Explore our list of Music Biography Books at Barnes & Noble®. Receive FREE shipping with your Barnes & Noble Membership. Covid Safety Book Annex Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & Events Help. Auto Suggestions are available once you type at least 3 letters. Use up arrow (for mozilla firefox browser alt+up arrow) and down arrow (for.

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The main reason that any practising musician or other music professional of any real sophistication would continue to use Rupert Hughes' musical handbook, "The Music Lovers' Encyclopedia", has been for the sake of the biographical portion, here available separate from the rest of Hughes' venerable old handbook and dictionary, frequently reissued over the last (20th) century.4/5(2).

Slonimsky, N. & Kuhn, L. Baker's biographical dictionary of musicians. Farmington: Cengage Gale. Citation by: Amy Williams Type of Reference: Bib-graphical Reference Call Number: Ref Content/Scope: A biographical reference on musicians.

This book gives information on 20th century jazz and popular musicians/5. A Biographical Dictionary of Musicians Paperback – Ma by Theodore Baker (Author) › Visit Amazon's Theodore Baker Page.

Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author. Are you an author. Learn about Author Central. Theodore Cited by: The biographical dictionary of musicians by Rupert Hughes,Blue Ribbon Books, inc. edition, in EnglishAuthor: Rupert Hughes. Originally published in The biographical dictionary of musicians book DICTIONARY OF MUSICIANS COMPILED AND EDITED by THEODORE BAKER, Text extracted from opening pages of book: PREFACE: CONCISE biogiaphical dictionaries of musicians are no longer a novelty; but their contents and tendency are too apt to be influenced by the immediate environment, the nationality, or the idiosyncrasies of the compilers.

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Books. An illustration of two cells of a film strip. Video. An illustration of an audio speaker. Audio An illustration of a " floppy disk. The Harvard biographical dictionary of music by ed. by Don Michael Randel. Publication date Topics Music -- Bio-bibliography -- Dictionaries Publisher Belknap.

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on Native American music. Returning to his homeland inhe. worked for the New York publishing house of G. Schirmer, producing. British author and pop critic Dylan Jones’ new Biographical Dictionary of Popular Music sells itself as this kind of book, one that “treats subjectivity with respect that springs from.

OCLC Number: Notes: "The greater share of the burden [of] revising this work rested on the shoulders of Gustave Reese (general supervision, and revision of articles dealing with medieval music), Gilbert Chase (especially well versed in Spanish, Portuguese.

A Biographical Dictionary of Musicians: buy this book online. Published by Franklin Classics. Author: Baker, Theodore. Biographical Dictionary Of Musicians: buy this book online.

Published by Hansebooks. Author: Brown, James Duff. The Biographical Dictionary of Popular Music is an incredible and opinionated collection of celebrated cultural critic Dylan Jones's thoughts on more than of the most important artists around the world—alive and dead, big and small, at length and in brief.

This A to Z reference is the true musical heir to David Thomson's seminal The New Biographical Dictionary of Popular : Dylan Jones. Biographical Dictionary of Musicians by Theodore Baker. Schirmer Books. Hardcover. GOOD. Spine creases, wear to binding and pages from reading.

May contain limited notes, underlining or highlighting that does affect the text. Possible ex library copy, will have. Biographies Biographisches Nachschlagewerk Bio-bibliography Dictionaries Bio-bibliography Dictionaries Biography Dictionaries Biobibliographie: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Slonimsky, Nicolas, Baker's biographical dictionary of musicians.

New York: Schirmer Books, © (OCoLC) Named Person: Matthew. The Oxford Dictionary of Music (pp) Portable Baker's Biographical Dictionary of Musicians (pp) Baker's Biographical Dictionary of Musicians, 8th Edition (pp) Hutchinson Paperback Dictionary of Biography (p) The World Almanac Biographical Dictionary (p) Encyclopedia of Concert Music (pp).

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Baker's biographical dictionary of musicians by Nicolas Slonimsky,Schirmer Books edition, in English - Centennial ed.

/ Nicolas Slonimsky, editor emeritus ; Laura Kuhn, Baker's series advisory editor. A Biographical Dictionary of English Court Musicians,Volumes I and II. DOI link for A Biographical Dictionary of English Court Musicians,Volumes I and II. A Biographical Dictionary of English Court Musicians,Volumes I and II book.Dictionary of music and musicians, eds.

1 through 5. Ref ML G (Yale has 3rd ed. in reference) A less scholarly work than its successor (see New Grove), but occasionally will include biographical information about lesser-known English composers.