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Title Music and musical composition at the American Academy in Rome / edited by Martin Brody.

Published Rochester, N.Y. : University of Rochester Press, 2014.


Location Call No. Status
Physical description 1 online resource.
Series Eastman Studies in Music ; v. Volume 121
Eastman studies in music.
Books at JSTOR Evidence Based Acquisitions
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The Rome Prize from Leo Sowerby to David Diamond / Andrea Olmstead -- A history of the Rome Prize in music composition, 1947-2006 / Richard Trythall -- The classicist origins of the Rome Prize in musical composition, 1890-1920 / Judith Tick -- "Picked young men," facilitating women, and emerging composers : establishing an American Prix de Rome / Carol J. Oja -- Forging an international alliance : Leo Sowerby, Elizabeth Sprague Coolidge, and the impact of a Rome Prize / Carol J. Oja -- Class of '54 : friendship and ideology at the American Academy in Rome / Martin Brody -- What they said : American composers on Rome / Vivian Perlis -- The new music scene in Rome and the American presence since World War II : excerpts from a roundtable / moderated by Richard Trythall ; edited by Martin Brody -- For the Academy / Elliott Carter -- Two visits in 1981 / John Harbison -- Music resources at the American Academy in Rome / Christina Huemer.
Summary Combining cultural analysis with historical and personal accounts of a century of musical life at the American Academy in Rome, this volume provides a history of the AAR's Rome Prize in Composition.
Other author Brody, Martin, 1949-
JSTOR issuing body.
Subject American Academy in Rome -- History.
American Academy in Rome -- Awards -- History.
Composition (Music) -- Awards -- Italy -- Rome.
Composers -- United States -- Biography.
Electronic books.
ISBN 9781580468664 (electronic bk.)
1580468667 (electronic bk.)
9781580468831 (electronic bk.)
1580468837 (electronic bk.)