American Mavericks

Author: Susan Key
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 9780520233058
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Collects comments, insight, and actual performances from American composers, representing a myriad of genres and styles, who took part in the 2000 American Mavericks festival in San Francisco.

Mavericks And Other Traditions In American Music

Author: Michael Broyles
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 9780300127898
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In this stimulating book Michael Broyles considers the tradition of maverick composers and explores what these mavericks reveal about American attitudes toward the arts and about American society itself.

Holy Mavericks

Author: Shayne Lee
Publisher: NYU Press
ISBN: 0814752349
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Holy Mavericks reaffirms that religion is always in conversation with the larger society in which it is embedded, and that it is imperative to understand how those religious suppliers who are able to change with the times will outlast those ...

The Great American Symphony Orchestra

Author: Anthony J. Cirone
Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation
ISBN: 1574631950
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His American Mavericks Festival (June, 2000) featured the works of radical
American composers and was an absolute stroke of genius. According to Lukas
Foss, well-known composer, conductor, and educator: All artists have to be
mavericks ...

Mavericks And Other Traditions In American Music

Author: Michael Broyles
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 9780300127898
Size: 65.41 MB
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As the classical-music establishment debated the implications of Fantasia,
American mavericks quickly picked up and began to explore them. The three
most radical mavericks of the immediate post–World War II era, Edgard Varèse,
Harry ...

Celluloid Mavericks

Author: Greg Merritt
Publisher: Basic Books
ISBN: 1560252324
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Screenwriter and author Greg Merritt traces the history of independent filmmaking from the 1930s to today. 50 photos.

The Men Who United The States

Author: Simon Winchester
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 006207962X
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Featuring 32 illustrations throughout the text, The Men Who United the States is a fresh look at the way in which the most powerful nation on earth came together.

Twilight Warriors

Author: James Kitfield
ISBN: 0465064701
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A dramatic portrait of the innovative Special Forces commanders and FBI agents who wage war against America’s hidden enemies

Harry Partch Hobo Composer

Author: S. Andrew Granade
Publisher: Boydell & Brewer
ISBN: 1580464955
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Michael Broyles, Mavericks and Other Traditions in American Music (New Haven:
Yale University Press, 2004), 227. 11. See, for instance, Susan Key and Larry
Rothe, eds., American Mavericks: Visionaries, Pioneers, Iconoclasts (Berkeley: ...

The Danger Of Music And Other Anti Utopian Essays

Author: Richard Taruskin
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 0520942795
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“A.T.&T. is the main corporate sponsor of American Mavericks” was the sign that
hit your eye as you entered Davies Symphony Hall last month. Then you picked
up your program and read an essay by Alan Rich, “No Brands, No Labels, No ...