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.

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.

American Rhone

Author: Patrick J. Comiskey
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 0520965140
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"Thoughtfully conceived and very well written, this is essential somm reading."—The Somm Journal "This is the most important wine book of the year, perhaps in many years."—The Seattle Times "Crisply written, impeccably researched, ...

Black Notes

Author: William C. Banfield
Publisher: Scarecrow Press
ISBN: 9780810852877
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This interview was conducted as part of "American Mavericks" by Minnesota
Public Radio. You can find out more at: Alan Baker: What
connections can we make with James P. Johnson, Duke Ellington, and other ...

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 ...


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AMERICAN (nyavericks American Mavericks on the Air and in Print In June 2000,
MTT and the SFS stunned the music world with their American Mavericks festival,
celebrating the defiant, innovative streak in this country's music of the 20th ...

Surviving Orchestral Music

Author: Charles Hommann
Publisher: A-R Editions, Inc.
ISBN: 9780895796196
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But, in the absence of a market for American orchestral music, the "Prize"
Overture remained unpublished, meaning that ... For discussion of American
maverick composers, see American Mavericks: A Look at 20th-century Music in
the United ...

Spirits Rejoice

Author: Jason C. Bivins
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0190230932
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Jazz and American Religion Jason C. Bivins ... In the tradition of American
mavericks like Charles Ives, Harry Partch, or Frank Zappa, Zorn's “jazz” bands
confronted audiences with grindcore; his “rock” bands played George Crumb
fragments; ...

Video Production 101

Author: Antonio Manriquez
Publisher: Peachpit Press
ISBN: 0133819914
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Though Hollywood films and American movie culture had dominated world
cinema for decades, other countries were ... a new generation of American
mavericks to explore more sophisticated and complex stories with less simplistic