26 March 2005

Historical Anthology of Music by Women

This anthology comes in two formats, the spiral bound book and the set of 2 CDs. They can be bought together or separately. See below and Contemporary Anthology of Music by Women


Historical Anthology of Music by Women

Two compact discs present almost 3 dozen selections from the works of almost as many composers. The collection, which spans all periods and genres of Western music, contains much of the music discussed and printed in score in James R. Briscoe's Historical Anthology of Music by Women (1987).
1997    2-set       £26   Special Order

Historical Anthology of Music by Women

Comprehensive and well presented collection including description and examples of the work of the following composers:
Kassia
Hildegard of Bingen
Countess of Dia
Anne Boleyn
Maddalena Casulana
Francesca Caccini
Isabella Leonarda See also: Vocal Compositions
Elizabeth-Claude Jaquet de la Guerre
Maria Margherita Grimini
Anna Amalie
Marianne von Martinez See also: British Woman Composers
Maria Theresia von Paradis
Maria Agata Szymanowska
Josephine Lang
Fanny Mendelssohn
Clara Schumann
Louise Farrenc
Pauline Viardot Garcia
Amy Beach
Cecile Chaminade
Ethel Smyth
Lili Boulanger
Alma Mahler
Rebecca Clarke
Germaine Tailleferre
Ruth Crawford Seeger
Miriam Gideon
Grazyna Bacewicz
Louise Talma
Julia Perry
Vivian Fine
Violet Archer
Pauline Oliveros
Thea Musgrave
Ellen Taaffe Zwilich
1987          £26   Special Order



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