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Title Musical biography : towards new paradigms / edited by Jolanta T. Pekacz.

Published Aldershot, England ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate Pub., [2006]


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Southbank  780.922 MUSI  SEVEN DAY LOAN  AVAILABLE
Physical description xi, 232 pages : illustrations ; c 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 201-222) and index.
Contents "Renovating" Bach and Handel : new musical biographies in the German Democratic Republic / Toby Thacker -- The nation's property : Chopin's biography as a cultural discourse / Jolanta T. Pekacz -- Maurice Ravel : private life, public works / Steven Huebner -- Lingering legends : Liszt after Walker / Michael Saffle -- Fanny in Italy : the female composer as travel writer / Marian Wilson Kimber -- This is (y)our life : (re-)writing women's autobiographies in music in nineteenth-century Germany / James Deaville -- Unremarkable musical lives : autobiograhical narratives, music, and the shaping of the self / David Gramit -- A life on film : Renato Castellani's The life of Verdi / John C. Tibbetts.
Other author Pekacz, Jolanta T., 1956-
Subject Musicians -- Biography -- History and criticism.
Musicians -- Biography -- Political aspects.
Musicians -- Biography -- Social aspects.
ISBN 0754651517 (alk. paper)