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applause

Overview page. Subjects: Music — Theatre.

Spectators' appreciation for performances has often been demonstrated through the clapping of hands. Applause is part of a larger set of social behaviours intimately related to the...

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applause

Percy Scholes, Denis Arnold and Alison Latham.

in The Oxford Companion to Music

P ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 737 words.

The custom of showing one's pleasure at music by immediately following it with a noise, usually by clapping but sometimes

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Applause

Overview page. Subjects: Music Theatre.

Adapted by Betty Comden and Adolph Green from Mary Orr’s short story The Wisdom Of Eve, and the highly acclaimed 1950 movie All About Eve, Applause marked the Broadway musical ...

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Applause

Overview page. Subjects: Music Theatre.

Produced by Jesse L. Lasky and Walter Wanger, as Paramount Famous Lasky Corporation (later Paramount Pictures Inc.), the film was made in 1929 at New York’s Astoria Studios. Directed by ...

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Applause

Nicholas Gebhardt.

in Vaudeville Melodies

March 2017; p ublished online September 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: American Music. 7566 words.

The four decades from 1870 through to 1920, during which the vaudeville system was consolidated, were decisive for the immense transformations that took place in Americans’ cultural ideas...

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applause

Overview page. Subjects: Music — Theatre.

Spectators' appreciation for performances has often been demonstrated through the clapping of hands. Applause is part of a larger set of social behaviours intimately related to the...

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Applause (film musical)

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 399 words.

Produced by Jesse L. Lasky and Walter Wanger, as Paramount Famous Lasky Corporation (later Paramount Pictures Inc.), the film was

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Applause (stage musical)

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 281 words.

Adapted by Betty Comden and Adolph Green from Mary Orr’s short story The Wisdom Of Eve, and the highly

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 With Due Respect

Kenneth Hamilton.

in After the Golden Age

December 2007; p ublished online May 2008 .

Chapter. Subjects: Music Theory and Analysis. 10579 words.

This chapter traces the changing concert etiquette, affecting both performers and audiences, from the 19th- to the 20th-centuries. Particular topics discussed are fluctuating fashions in...

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Of Mice and Mendelssohn

Richard Taruskin.

in On Russian Music

December 2008; p ublished online May 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Musicology and Music History. 4021 words.

This chapter focuses on the book Stormy Applause: Making Music in a Worker's State, a memoir by Rostislav Dubinsky, and discusses the depiction of Jewish musicians in the Soviet Union in...

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After the Golden Age

Kenneth Hamilton.

December 2007; p ublished online May 2008 .

Book. Subjects: Music Theory and Analysis. 320 pages.

This book dissects the oft-invoked myth of a romantic Golden Age of Pianism. It discusses the performance-style of great pianists from Liszt to Paderewski and Busoni, and delves into the...

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