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Charles Evans Hughes

Subject: Law

(b. Glen Falls, New York, 11 Apr. 1862; d. Osterville, Massachusetts, 27 Aug. 1948) US; Governor of New York 1906–10, Republican presidential candidate 1916 Hughes, the son of a ...

United States of America

United States of America   Reference library

The International Encyclopedia of Dance

Reference type:
Subject Reference
Current Version:
2005
Subject:
Performing arts, Dance, Music
Length:
45,715 words

...a tart, polished writing style to dance criticism. Martin saw himself as an educator, helping in particular to explain the unfamiliar art of modern dance to early audiences and encouraging young dance revolutionaries to form their own choreographic styles. His successor, Allen Hughes , who was at the Times only until 1965 , brought a similarly open mind to the early experimentation of postmodernism. For many years dance critics perceived their primary responsibility as one of education and advocacy, a position exemplified in the work of Margaret Lloyd of...

Music For Dance

Music For Dance   Reference library

The International Encyclopedia of Dance

Reference type:
Subject Reference
Current Version:
2005
Subject:
Performing arts, Dance, Music
Length:
29,477 words

... in Sixteenth-Century Italian Court Dance: Reconstruction from a Theoretical Base. Dance Research 8 (Spring 1990): 3–27. Kinkeldey, Otto . Dance Tunes of the Fifteenth Century. In Instrumental Music: A Conference at Isham Memorial Library, May 4, 1957 , edited by David G. Hughes . Cambridge, Mass., 1959. Latte, Kurt . De saltationibus Graecorum capita quinque . Giessen, 1913. Lawler, Lillian B. The Dance in Ancient Greece . Middletown, Conn., 1964. Lockwood, Lewis . Music in Renaissance Ferrara, 1400–1505 . Cambridge, Mass., 1984. Marcuse, Sibyl . ...

Louis D. Brandeis

Louis D. Brandeis  

(1856–1941),became known as the “people's attorney” when, early in his career, without pay he defended Boston citizens against local public utilities. His book Other People's Money (1914) greatly ...
Sunday in the Park With George

Sunday in the Park With George   Reference library

The Oxford Companion to the American Musical

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2009
Subject:
Performing arts, Music
Length:
765 words
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...of Dot appears and urges him to move on with his work, just as his great-grandfather did. Cast for Sunday in the Park With George Characters 1984 Broadway 2007 Broadway George Seurat, George Mandy Patinkin Daniel Evans Dot, Marie, Dot Bernadette Peters Jenna Russell Old Lady, Blair Daniels Barbara Byrne Mary Beth Peil Jules, Bob Greenberg Charles Kimbrough Michael Cumpsty Yvonne, Naomi Eisen Dana Ivey Jessica Molaskey Louis, Billy Webster Cris Groendaal Drew McVety Soldier, Alex Robert Westenberg Santino Fontana Frieda, Betty Nancy Opel Stacie Morgain Lewis...

Parker, Horatio

Parker, Horatio (15 Sept 1863)   Reference library

William Kearns and E. Douglas Bomberger

The Grove Dictionary of American Music (2 ed.)

Reference type:
Subject Reference
Current Version:
2013
Subject:
Music, Social sciences, Regional and Area Studies
Length:
4,335 words

...of Age of American Art Music: New England's Classical Romanticists (New York, Westport, CT, and London, 1991) A.B. Scott : “Medieval and Renaissance Techniques in the Music of Charles Ives: Horatio at the Bridge?” MQ, lxxviii (1994), 448–78 S.E. Scroggins : The Songs of Horatio Parker (diss., U. of Maryland, 1995) N.E. Tawa : “Charles Ives and the New England School,” Charles Ives and the Classical Tradition , ed. G.H. Block and J.P. Burkholder (New Haven, CT, 1996), 51–74 W.K. Kearns : “Horatio Parker, Edward Elgar, and Choral Music at the Turn of...

Jazz

Jazz   Reference library

Mark Tucker, Travis A. Jackson, and Travis A. Jackson

The Grove Dictionary of American Music (2 ed.)

Reference type:
Subject Reference
Current Version:
2013
Subject:
Music, Social sciences, Regional and Area Studies
Length:
30,073 words
Illustration(s):
10

...and the pianist Bill Evans and consisted of an improvised middle section flanked by a pre-composed introduction and coda evoking Webern's spare textures and Klangfarbenmelodie . Similar blends and juxtapositions of jazz with European art music (from the Baroque to the post-tonal) can be heard in compositions from this time by John Lewis of the Modern Jazz Quartet (“Vendome,” “La Ronde Suite,” “Concorde,” and “Piazza Navona”), George Russell (“Concerto for Billy the Kid,” written for Bill Evans, and “All about Rosie”), and Charles Mingus (“Gregarian Chant”...

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