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45

in Grove Music Online

January 2002; published online January 2003.

Reference Entry. Subjects: music. 26 words.

A vinyl microgroove disc, recorded and played back at 45 r.p.m. See Recording, §I, 3(ii); see also Single (ii).

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77

Mark Gardner.

in Grove Music Online

January 2002; published online January 2003.

Reference Entry. Subjects: music. 268 words.

Record company and label. The company was established in 1957 by Doug Dobell (b London, 1918; d Nice, France, 10 July 1987), the owner of a record store in London. The first discs to be...

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78

in Grove Music Online

January 2002; published online January 2003.

Reference Entry. Subjects: music. 58 words.

Generally a shellac disc of 10- or 12-inch diameter, recorded and played back at 78 r.p.m., and having a playing time of three to four minutes per side; see Recording, §I, 1(i). The last...

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9/11

Jeffrey Melnick.

in Grove Music Online

January 2013; published online October 2012.

Reference Entry. Subjects: music. 1431 words.

Almost immediately after four hijacked planes crashed on 11 September 2011 conversations started about how the tragedy should be understood in the context of...

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à Becket, Thomas, Jr. (1843 - 1918), pianist, singer, educator, composer

Martha Furman Schleifer.

in Grove Music Online

January 2013; published online May 2010.

Reference Entry. Subjects: music. 263 words.

(b Philadelphia, PA, 19 July 1843; d Philadelphia, PA, 1918). American pianist, singer, educator, and composer. He studied music with his father Thomas à Becket Sr. (b 17 March 1808; d 6...

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A (i)

David Fallows.

in Grove Music Online

January 2001; published online January 2001.

Reference Entry. Subjects: music. 155 words.

A preposition found particularly in 16th- and 17th-century editions of polyphonic music where works are described as being a due (a 2), a tre (a 3), a dieci (a 10), etc., meaning in two,...

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A (iii)

Gary W. Kennedy.

in Grove Music Online

January 2002; published online January 2003.

Reference Entry. Subjects: music. 55 words.

Record company and label. It was established in 1975 by Trevor Watts and John Stevens and released only three recordings, two by the Spontaneous Music Ensemble and one by the group Amalgam.

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A (iv)

in Grove Music Online

January 2002; published online January 2003.

Reference Entry. Subjects: music. 31 words.

Subsidiary record label established by Challenge in 1994 for the release of recordings by newly emerging jazz artists; it also issued some pop music.

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A (v)

in Grove Music Online

January 2001; published online January 2001.

Reference Entry. Subjects: music. 12 words.

Abbreviation for accelerando, used particularly by Elgar. See Largamente.

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A’Beckett, Mary Anne (1817 - 1863), composer

John R. Gardner.

in Grove Music Online

January 2001; published online April 1904.

Reference Entry. Subjects: music. 119 words.

(b London, 1817; d London, 11 Dec 1863). English composer. She was the eldest daughter of Joseph Glossop, a friend of George IV; she married Gilbert Abbott A’Beckett, a magistrate and...

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