Oxford Index Search Results

You are looking at 1-5 of 5 items for:

American Philosophical Society x Musicology and Music History x clear all

Show only full text

Refine by type

Refine by product

 

American Philosophical Society

Overview page. Subjects: United States History.

First scientific society in America, founded at Philadelphia (1743) by Franklin, its first president. His successors were Rittenhouse and Jefferson. The Society issues Transactions,...

See overview in Oxford Index

List, George

Gregory F. Barz.

in Oxford Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Contemporary Music. 366 words.

(Harold)

(b Tucson, AZ, Feb 9, 1911). American ethnomusicologist. He was educated at the Juilliard School of Music, receiving a diploma in flute performance in 1933. He...

Go to Oxford Music Online »  home page

Kurath, Gertrude Prokosch

Doris J. Dyen.

in Oxford Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Contemporary Music. 446 words.

(Tula)

(b Chicago, Aug 19, 1903; d Aug 1, 1992). American ethnomusicologist. She studied at Bryn Mawr College (BA 1922, MA in art history 1928), concurrently receiving training in...

Go to Oxford Music Online »  home page

Kremenliev, Boris

W. Thomas Marrocco.

in Oxford Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Contemporary Music. 448 words.

(b Razlog, Bulgaria, May 23, 1911; d Los Angeles, April 25, 1988). American composer and ethnomusicologist. He came to the USA in 1929 and studied at DePaul University, Chicago (BM...

Go to Oxford Music Online »  home page

Crocker, Richard L(incoln)

Philip Brett.

in Oxford Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Contemporary Music. 482 words.

(b Roxbury, MA, Feb 17, 1927). American musicologist. He took the BA as Scholar of the House (Philosophical Orations) from Yale College in 1950, and completed the doctorate under...

Go to Oxford Music Online »  home page

Theosophy

Deniz Ertan.

in Oxford Music Online

November 2013; p ublished online May 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Musical Structures, Styles, and Techniques; Music and Religion; Romantic Music. 548 words.

Generally defined as a religion-philosophy-science, founded by Helena Petrovna Blavatsky (b Russia [now Ukraine], 1831; d 1891). Blavatsky first came to the United States on 7 July...

Go to Oxford Music Online »  home page