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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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War of 1812, the

in The Grove Dictionary of American Music

January 2013; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: American Music. 929 words.

During the era of war between Great Britain and the United States, 1812–15, music played an important expressive role.

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Hauser (23 Dec 1812)

in The Grove Dictionary of American Music

January 2013; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: American Music. 184 words.

He was a Methodist minister and also worked as a physician. In 1841 he moved to Georgia, settling eventually in

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Knaebel, Simon (1812)

in The Grove Dictionary of American Music

January 2013; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: American Music. 230 words.

He immigrated to the United States in the mid-1830s and took up residence in Boston, where he became well known

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Waters, Horace (1812)

in The Grove Dictionary of American Music

January 2013; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: American Music. 256 words.

In 1845 he established a music store in New York that was expanded in 1880 to include the manufacture and

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Russell, Henry (24 Dec 1812)

in The Grove Dictionary of American Music

January 2013; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: American Music. 1371 words.

He claimed to have appeared on stage at the age of three, and in 1828 he sang with Robert Elliston's

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Thalberg, Sigismond (8 Jan 1812)

in The Grove Dictionary of American Music

January 2013; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: American Music. 581 words.

He studied theory with Simon Sechter and piano with J.N. Hummel, Frédéric Kalkbrenner, Ignaz Moscheles, and J.P. Pixis, and began

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Wallace, (William) Vincent (11 March 1812)

in The Grove Dictionary of American Music

January 2013; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: American Music. 255 words.

Wallace began his career in his home country, but by 1835 began a series of moves that took him to

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Werlein, Philip P. (30 March 1812)

in The Grove Dictionary of American Music

January 2013; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: American Music. 278 words.

He received his early musical training as a pianist in Germany, then immigrated to the United States in 1831,

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Jullien, Louis

in The Grove Dictionary of American Music

January 2013; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: American Music. 684 words.

(b Sisteron, France, 23 April 1812; d Paris, France, 14 March 1860). French conductor and composer. He

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Moore, Michael “Daddy” (b 4 July 1800)

in The Grove Dictionary of American Music

January 2013; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: American Music. 282 words.

Moore joined the US Army in 1812 and participated in various campaigns until his appointment as Principal Musician (1834

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Stewart, James (1860)

in The Grove Dictionary of American Music

January 2013; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: American Music. 422 words.

He trained as an organ builder in London, and went to Baltimore, Maryland, in 1812 to join the piano manufacturing

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Columbus

in The Grove Dictionary of American Music

January 2013; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: American Music. 1603 words.

Capital city of Ohio (pop. 787,033; metropolitan area, 1,773,120; 2010 US Census), founded in 1812.

Among the first Columbus

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“On Patrol in No Man's Land”

Glenn Watkins.

in Proof through the Night

December 2002; p ublished online May 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: American Music. 8154 words.

All-black units served in the historically segregated armed forces of the United States as late as the Korean War. No fewer than 3,000 black soldiers, freed from slavery, had fought in the...

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