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community

Overview page. Subjects: Social Sciences — Arts and Humanities.

Many sociological and anthropological definitions exist, but most tend to privilege some combination of small-scale, relative boundedness, strong affective ties, traditionalism, and...

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Homomusical Communities

Judith A. Peraino.

in Listening to the Sirens

October 2005; p ublished online May 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Musicology and Music History. 20120 words.

The chapter explores the role of discs and tapes in constructing, transforming, and organizing queer identities during the 1970s, focusing on two recorded repertories that are women's music...

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Radio, community

Gillian Turnbull.

in Oxford Music Online

November 2013; p ublished online May 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music; Music Education and Pedagogy; Contemporary Music. 1056 words.

Radio that is owned by a private, nonprofit organization and publicly funded, usually by donations from citizens or a local community. Community radio differs from public radio, which...

The Problem with Community

Ken Prouty.

in Knowing Jazz

December 2011; p ublished online March 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Popular Music. 14463 words.

This chapter examines the role of jazz communities in creating a better understanding of jazz. The term community itself is often misunderstood and misapplied when referring to the...

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The Global Jazz Community

Ken Prouty.

in Knowing Jazz

December 2011; p ublished online March 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Popular Music. 11987 words.

This chapter takes a look at the formation and conceptualization of the global jazz community. Jazz is seen as a metaphor for globalization itself. Taylor Atkins agreed with this notion:...

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Singing the Community

Bethany Hughes.

in Gestures of Music Theater

December 2013; p ublished online April 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Popular Music; Dance. 6857 words.

The chorus in a musical is a unique character, possesses intimate knowledge of other characters, and simultaneously performs and presents a community. It has multiple functions within a...

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The Form of Community

Naomi Waltham-Smith.

in Music and Belonging Between Revolution and Restoration

July 2017; p ublished online August 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Musicology and Music History; Music Theory and Analysis. 12228 words.

This chapter engages with the recent resurgence of Formenlehre in music theory, asking how sonata form is a model for a politics of community. Specifically, it considers how ambiguity...

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Organ Music in Jewish Communities

Tina Frühauf.

in The Organ and its Music in German-Jewish Culture

January 2009; p ublished online October 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Musicology and Music History. 33307 words.

This chapter traces the main phases of the origin and development of organ music in Jewish communities based on a careful examination of the repertoire representing each phase. Particular...

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Mendelssohn and The German Organ Community, ca. 1820–1847

Wm. A. Little.

in Mendelssohn and the Organ

July 2010; p ublished online September 2010 .

Chapter. Subjects: Musicology and Music History. 5927 words.

This chapter focuses on how Mendelssohn's relationship with the Berlin organ community mirrors to a considerable extent his relationship with the larger Berlin musical community. His...

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Rethinking Community and Difference in Parsifal

Naomi Waltham-Smith.

in The Opera Quarterly

December 2013; p ublished online January 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Opera. 2779 words.

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Creating “Progressive” Communities through Programmatic Chamber Music

Marie Sumner Lott.

in The Social Worlds of Nineteenth-Century Chamber Music

June 2015; p ublished online April 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Musicology and Music History. 10292 words.

This chapter examines three programmatic works for strings, each with a different relationship to the cultural and political scene of its day: George Onslow's string quintet “The Bullet”...

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‘Innerer Betrachtung gewidmet’: Alfred Heuss, the Zeitschrift für Musik, and the music journal as community

Nicholas Attfield.

in Challenging the Modern

September 2017; p ublished online May 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Musicology and Music History. 15611 words.

As editor of Schumann’s Neue Zeitschrift für Musik during the 1920s, and thus one of Germany’s most eminent music critics, Alfred Heuss denigrated the sexualized, ‘soulless’, and decadent...

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The Kapellmeister Network and the Performance of CommunityHummel, Moscheles, and Mendelssohn

Dana Gooley.

in Fantasies of Improvisation

July 2018; p ublished online June 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Musicology and Music History. 27576 words.

Chapter 2 concerns the free fantasy and its relationship to the public concert life that emerged after 1815. Its main protagonists are Johann Nepomuk Hummel, the undisputed master of...

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The Cathedral Chapters, Their Churches, and Their Liturgies

Benjamin Brand.

in Holy Treasure and Sacred Song

October 2014; p ublished online November 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Musicology and Music History. 17940 words.

This chapter traces the interactions between bishops, chapters, and the opere through which the laity exercised influence over cathedrals. Through the compilation of ordinals, canons not...

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East Germany

Joy H. Calico.

in Arnold Schoenberg's A Survivor from Warsaw in Postwar Europe

March 2014; p ublished online September 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Musicology and Music History. 10402 words.

A Survivor officially breached the iron curtain on April 15, 1958, when Herbert Kegel and the Leipzig Radio Symphony Orchestra performed the work in concert. The performance is...

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Zemlinsky's Der Traumgörge: A Post-Wagnerian Pentecost Play Or, On the Emergence of a Pogrom from the Middle of the Christian Community

Sigrid Weigel.

in The Opera Quarterly

March 2013; p ublished online February 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Opera. 6037 words.

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Interlude

David B. Pruett.

in MuzikMafia

April 2010; p ublished online March 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Popular Music. 11052 words.

This chapter focuses on the MuzikMafia’s membership, which was slightly changed since the community officially began in October 2001. However, there was a core roster of MuzikMafia members...

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Karen Ziemba

Overview page. Subjects: Music Theatre.

(1957– ).

Stage and television performer. An animated singer–dancer who has not found widespread recognition outside of the theatre community, she has played major roles in...

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The Beginning of the End

David B. Pruett.

in MuzikMafia

April 2010; p ublished online March 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Popular Music. 13316 words.

This chapter details the events that culminated in the downfall of the MuzikMafia. From 2006 through 2008, the MuzikMafia went from being a major force in the commercial music industry to a...

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Herbst, Johannes

Karl Kroeger.

in Oxford Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music of the Classical Period. 505 words.

(b Kempten, Swabia, July 23, 1735; d Salem, NC, Jan 15, 1812). Moravian composer. He was educated at the Moravian school at Herrnhut, Saxony, and he served the Moravian congregations...

Walking in the Resurrection

Erin Lambert.

in Singing the Resurrection

December 2017; p ublished online November 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Musicology and Music History. 15295 words.

This chapter explores the ways in which resurrection was transformed in the songs and martyr stories of Dutch Anabaptism, with a particular focus on the trial of a clandestine community in...

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