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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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Gritsanis, Panagiotis

Anastasia Siopsi.

in Oxford Music Online

P ublished online September 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Romantic Music. 392 words.

(b Zante (Zakynthos), 1835; d Zante, 1898). Greek music teacher who worked mainly in Alexandria. He received his music education in Zante, initially from his father Georgios Gritsanis...

Rochester

Ruth T. Watanabe, Nina Davis-Millis and Vincent A. Lenti.

in Oxford Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Romantic Music. 1223 words.

City in New York, USA. It was incorporated in 1834. The earliest accounts of music, dating from 1819, describe vocal recitals, hymn-singing and concerts by town bands. German settlers had...

Körling, (John) Felix

Folke Bohlin.

in Oxford Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Romantic Music. 168 words.

(August)

(b Kristdala, nr Oskarshamn, Dec 17, 1864; d Halmstad, Jan 8, 1937). Swedish composer and conductor, son of August Körling. He left the conservatory of the Swedish Royal...

Andersson, Nils

Kathleen Dale.

in Oxford Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Romantic Music. 248 words.

(b Hofterup, Malmöhus län, July 29, 1864; d Lund, March 31, 1921). Swedish collector of folk music. He took degrees in philosophy and law at the University of Lund, in which town he...

Heije, Jan Pieter

Jan ten Bokum.

in Oxford Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Romantic Music. 188 words.

(b Amsterdam, March 1, 1809; d Amsterdam, Feb 24, 1876). Dutch music educationist, poet and physician. He had his first poems published in 1830 while still a medical student in Leiden....

Tyrrell, Agnes

John Tyrrell.

in Oxford Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Romantic Music. 266 words.

(b Brno, Sept 20, 1846; d Brno, April 18, 1883). Moravian composer and pianist of English origin. She was the daughter of Henry Tyrrell, an English language-teacher who had established...

Dykema, Peter

George N. Heller.

in Oxford Music Online

November 2013; p ublished online February 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Romantic Music. 258 words.

(William)

(b Grand Rapids, MI, Nov 25, 1873; d Hastings-on-Hudson, NY, May 13, 1951). American music educator. He studied at the University of Michigan (BS 1895, Master of Law...

Brown, Francis H(enry)

Arlan R. Coolidge.

in Oxford Music Online

November 2013; p ublished online February 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Romantic Music. 176 words.

(b Newburyport, MA, April 6, 1818; d Stamford, CT, June 23, 1891). American pianist, composer, and teacher. He lived for a time in Boston, where he was a protégé of Jonas Chickering....

Dannreuther, Edward

Jeremy Dibble.

in Oxford Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Romantic Music. 1220 words.

(George)

(b Strasbourg, Nov 4, 1844; d London, Feb 12, 1905). English pianist, writer and teacher of German origin. In 1846 his family moved to Cincinnati, where, within the...

Doss, Adolf von

Gaynor G. Jones.

in Oxford Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Romantic Music. 566 words.

(b Pfarrkirchen, Bavaria, Sept 10, 1823; d Rome, Aug 13, 1886). German composer and writer. The descendant of a Swedish noble family which had moved to Germany for religious reasons, he...

Belcher, Supply

Richard Crawford.

in Oxford Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Romantic Music. 343 words.

(b Stoughton [now Sharon], MA, March 29, 1751; d Farmington, ME, June 9, 1836). American composer and tune book compiler. He began a career as a merchant in Boston in the early 1770s,...

Dumas [Davy de la Pailleterie], Alexandre

Benjamin Walton.

in Oxford Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Romantic Music. 834 words.

[père]

(b Villers-Cotterêts, Aisne, July 24, 1802; d Puys, nr Dieppe, Dec 5, 1870). French dramatist and novelist. By his own account the least musical man of his...

New Harmony

Nikos Pappas.

in Oxford Music Online

November 2013; p ublished online February 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Romantic Music. 361 words.

[Harmonie]

Village situated on the Wabash River in southwestern Indiana, known primarily for its communalist, communitarian, and millennialist activities. Harmonie was the...

Belcher, Supply

Richard Crawford.

in Oxford Music Online

November 2013; p ublished online October 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Romantic Music. 422 words.

(b Stoughton, MA, March 29, 1751; d Farmington, ME, June 9, 1836). American composer and tunebook compiler. He began a career as a merchant in Boston, but by 1776 he was back in his...

Vakhnyanyn, Anatol′

Andriy V. Szul.

in Oxford Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Romantic Music. 156 words.

[Natal′]

(b Sin′yava, Galicia, Oct 1, 1841; d Lemberg [now L′viv], Feb 24, 1908). Ukrainian teacher, writer, diplomat and composer. He organized anti-Russophile communities,...

Protheroe, Daniel

Owain Edwards.

in Oxford Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Romantic Music. 347 words.

(William )

( b Cwmgiedd, nr Ystradgynlais, Nov 24, 1866; d Chicago, Feb 25, 1934). Welsh conductor and composer . Before his voice broke, he won at the National Eisteddfod in...

Glenn, Mabelle

George N. Heller.

in Oxford Music Online

November 2013; p ublished online June 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Romantic Music. 222 words.

(b Oneida, IL, March 5, 1881; d La Jolla, CA, Aug 28, 1969). American music educator. She studied vocal music in the Oneida schools and attended Galesburg (Illinois) Kindergarten...

Reissiger, Carl Gottlieb

John Rutter.

in Oxford Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Romantic Music. 1616 words.

(b Belzig, Jan 31, 1798; d Dresden, Nov 7, 1859). German composer, conductor and teacher. He was the eldest son of Christian Gottlieb Reissiger, organist and choirmaster at Belzig, and...

Smith, (Charles) Gustave

Brian C. Thompson.

in Oxford Music Online

November 2013; p ublished online September 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Romantic Music. 245 words.

(b London, England, Feb 14, 1826; d Ottawa, Ont., Feb 6, 1896). Canadian organist, composer, teacher, and critic of English birth. Smith was raised in Paris, where he studied piano...

Janáček, Leoš

John Tyrrell.

in Oxford Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Romantic Music. 35930 words.

[Leo Eugen]

(b Hukvaldy, Moravia, 3 July 1854; d Moravská Ostrava, 12 Aug 1928). Czech composer. His reputation outside Czechoslovakia, and German-speaking countries, was first...