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!!!

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

Coalescing around all-night dance parties in Sacramento, California, USA,!!! was spawned in 1996 from the remnants of three bands, California art-punks Yah-Mos, the Popesmashers, and disco...

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!!!

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 308 words.

Coalescing around all-night dance parties in Sacramento, California, USA,!!! was spawned in 1996 from the remnants of three bands, California

112

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

The first R&B vocal group to be promoted by Sean ‘Puffy’ Combs ’ Bad Boy stable, 112 was formed in the mid-90s by Quinnes ‘Q’ Parker (b. 24 March 1976 ...

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112

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 468 words.

The first R&B vocal group to be promoted by Sean ‘Puffy’ Combs ’ Bad Boy stable, 112 was formed in

15-16-17

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

15-16-17 was a female vocal trio formed in 1974 in the UK, although they came from Jamaica. The line-up consisted of Sonia Williams, Christine McNabb and her sister Wraydette McNabb. ...

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15-16-17

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 339 words.

15-16-17 was a female vocal trio formed in 1974 in the UK, although they came from Jamaica. The line-up consisted

1651

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

This one-off project was conceived in 2001 by violinist Mark Emerson (b. 15 August 1958, Ruislip, Middlesex, England) to mark the 350th anniversary of John Playford’s The English Dancing...

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1651

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 130 words.

This one-off project was conceived in 2001 by violinist Mark Emerson (b. 15 August 1958, Ruislip, Middlesex, England) to mark

1776

Overview page. Subjects: Music Theatre.

America’s obsession with its own history had already resulted in at least two Broadway musicals based on momentous national events before this show opened at the 46th Street Theatre on ...

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1776

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 402 words.

America’s obsession with its own history had already resulted in at least two Broadway musicals based on momentous national events

1800–1846

Katharine Ellis.

in Interpreting the Musical Past

August 2008; p ublished online September 2008 .

Chapter. Subjects: Musicology and Music History. 18383 words.

The chapter begins with a discussion of the French museum concept, moving to an explanation of why the musical survivors from the ancien régime were all Italian or Italianate (mostly...

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1809

Stephen Rumph.

in Beethoven after Napoleon

August 2004; p ublished online May 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Musicology and Music History. 6944 words.

This chapter briefly sorts Beethoven's works chronologically, beginning in 1814 with the Congress of Vienna, which articulates the notorious dualism between late Beethoven and Rossini. 1809...

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1812

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

Concert overture, op. 49 (1880), by Tchaikovsky; written for the Moscow Exhibition, it commemorates Napoleon's retreat from Moscow in 1812 and incorporates La Marseillaise and the Tsarist...

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1812

Edited by Alison Latham.

in The Oxford Companion to Music

P ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 80 words.

Concert overture, op. 49 (1880), by Tchaikovsky; written for the Moscow Exhibition, it commemorates Napoleon's retreat from Moscow in ...

1815–1878

Paul Sparks.

in The Classical Mandolin

October 2005; p ublished online October 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Musicology and Music History. 7626 words.

This chapter examines the history and repertoire of the classical mandolin from 1815 to 1878. It discusses the decline of the mandoline and the mandolino as concert instruments and explores...

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1819–1821

Richard Osborne.

in Rossini

October 2007; p ublished online October 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Musicology and Music History. 6142 words.

Shortly after lauding to the skies the dramatically flawed Ricciardo e Zoraide, and just three weeks after acclaiming the revised Mosè in Egitto, the Naples audience gave short shrift to...

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1846–1878

Katharine Ellis.

in Interpreting the Musical Past

August 2008; p ublished online September 2008 .

Chapter. Subjects: Musicology and Music History. 16649 words.

This chapter focuses on a period when the expansion of early music activity began to cause adverse comment: was it a reactionary threat to living composers? Developments in music publishing...

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1878

Roland John Wiley.

in Tchaikovsky

July 2009; p ublished online October 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Musicology and Music History. 4654 words.

Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky was in Western Europe until April 1878, then returned to Russia. From November 15 to the end of the year, he was in Western Europe again, spending almost a month in...

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1878–1892

Paul Sparks.

in The Classical Mandolin

October 2005; p ublished online October 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Musicology and Music History. 9970 words.

This chapter examines the history and repertoire of the classical mandolin during the period from 1878 to 1892. The Paris Exhibition of 1878 in France was instrumental in popularizing the...

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1878–1900

Katharine Ellis.

in Interpreting the Musical Past

August 2008; p ublished online September 2008 .

Chapter. Subjects: Musicology and Music History. 17100 words.

This chapter continues the exploration of repertorial change, beginning with an examination of the almost entirely masculine virtuoso cult of early organ music, given new impetus by...

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