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Overview page. Subjects: Biological Sciences.

A more or less permanently wet area of mineral soil (as opposed to a peaty area), typically found around the edges of a lake or on an undrained river flood-plain. Colloquially, ‘marsh’ is...

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Marsh, Howard (7 Aug 1969)

in The Grove Dictionary of American Music

January 2013; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: American Music. 149 words.

One of Broadway's most popular leading men of the 1920s, Marsh is best remembered for creating the roles of Prince

Marsh, Dave (1 March 1950)

in The Grove Dictionary of American Music

January 2013; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: American Music. 378 words.

Shortly after leaving Wayne State University, Detroit, in 1969, he became unofficial editor of the collectively organized Creem magazine.

Eddy [Marsh, née Hershey], Sara Hershey (1841)

in The Grove Dictionary of American Music

January 2013; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: American Music. 308 words.

Eddy received her early musical training in Philadelphia, where she sang in church choirs. In 1867, she traveled to

Marsh, Robert C(harles) (5 Aug 1924)

in The Grove Dictionary of American Music

January 2013; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: American Music. 326 words.

He studied journalism (BS 1945) and philosophy (MA 1946) at Northwestern University, and music and philosophy at Cornell,

Young Love in Old Heidelberg: The Student Prince

William A. Everett.

in Sigmund Romberg

July 2007; p ublished online October 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: American Music. 10466 words.

This chapter examines the success of Sigmund Romberg's operetta The Student Prince. It explains that this operetta was based on Wilhelm Meyer-Forster's play Alt Heidelberg and suggests that...

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A Ziegfeld Soprano and a Shubert Tenor

Todd Decker.

in Show Boat

November 2012; p ublished online January 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: American Music; Popular Music. 13543 words.

The performers playing the six white leads in Show Boat exercised considerable influence over how Hammerstein and Kern wrote their roles. Draft scripts and other archival evidence...

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