Women and Music

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<P>This updated, expanded, and reorganized edition of Women and Music features even more women composers, performers, and patrons, even more musical contexts, and an expanded view of women in music outside Europe and North America. A popular university textbook, Women and Music is enlightening for scholars, a good source of programming ideas for performers, and a pleasure for other music lovers.</P>
<P>Preliminary Table of Contents:</P><P>Contents</P><P>Preface<BR>Abbreviations</P><P>Feminist Aesthetics<BR>1. Recovering Jouissance: Feminist Aesthetics and Music / Renée Cox Lorraine</P><P>Ancient and Medieval Music<BR>2. Women and Music in Greece and Rome / Ann N. Michelini<BR>3. Women in Music to ca. 1450 / J. Michele Edwards</P><P>The Fifteenth through the Eighteenth Centuries<BR>4. Musical Women in Early Modern Europe / Karin Pendle<BR>5. Musical Women of the Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries / Barbara Garvey Jackson</P><P>The Nineteenth Century and the Great War<BR>6. European Composers and Musicians, ca. 1800-1890 / Nancy B. Reich<BR>7. European Composers and Musicians, 1880-1918 / Marcia Citron<BR>8. Women in American Music, 1800-1918 / Adrienne Fried Block, assisted by Nancy Stewart</P><P>Modern Music around the Globe<BR>9. Contemporary British Composers / Catherine Roma<BR>10. Composers of Modern Europe, the Near East, Australia, and New Zealand / Karin Pendle and Robert Zierolf<BR>11. North America since ca. 1920 / J. Michele Edwards, with contributions by Leslie Lassetter<BR>12. American Popular Music in the Twentieth Century / S. Kay Hoke</P><P>Women in the World of Music: Three Approaches<BR> Introduction / Robert Whitney Templeman<BR>13. Women and Music around the Mediterranean / L. JaFran Jones<BR>14. Women in the World of Music: Latin America / Robert Whitney Templeman<BR>15. American Women in Blues and Jazz / Michael J. Budds</P><P>The Special Roles of Women<BR>16. Women's Support and Encouragement of Music and Musicians / Linda Whitesitt</P><P>General Bibliography<BR>Recordings<BR>Contributors<BR>Index</P>



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Published 22 April 2001
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EAN13 9780253115034
Language English

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