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Author Labonville, Marie Elizabeth, 1954-
Title Juan Bautista Plaza and musical nationalism in Venezuela / Marie Elizabeth Labonville.
Imprint Bloomington : Indiana University Press, [2007]

Author Labonville, Marie Elizabeth, 1954-
Subject Plaza, Juan Bautista, 1898-1965.
Composers -- Venezuela -- Biography.
Music -- Venezuela -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Nationalism in music.
Description 1 online resource (xvi, 322 pages) : illustrations, music, portraits
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Note digitized 2010 HathiTrust Digital Library committed to preserve pda
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Background. Introduction : Early twentieth-century art music culture in Caracas; the significance of Plaza and his colleagues ; A portrait of Plaza : the man, the musician ; the composer -- Plaza's life and works. Beginnings; first compositions; vocational indecision; first writings on music (1898-1920) ; Rome; plans for musical renewal in Venezuela (1920-1923) ; Paid to compose : the chapel mastership (1923-1948) ; The educator, part 1 (1923-1928) ; The early secular and nationalist compositions (1924-1929) ; The nascent journalist (1925-1928) ; The founding of the Orfeón Lamas, and Plaza's creative response (1927-1963) ; Plaza and the Orquesta Sinfónica Venezuela (1930-1957) ; The mature journalist; writings on nationalism in music (1929-1948) ; The principal nationalist compositions with instruments (1930-1956) ; The educator, part 2 (1930-1941) ; The musicological pioneer (1936-1964) ; Plaza as the subject of reportage ; The later non-nationalist compositions (1930s-1963) ; The educator, part 3 (1942-1962) ; Retirement : final thoughts on education and culture (1962-1964) ; Plaza in retrospect.
Summary The first English-language study of a critical figure in the development of Venezuelan music.
Access Use copy Restrictions unspecified star
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010.
System Details Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 9780253116963
OCLC # 216934798
Additional Format Print version: Labonville, Marie Elizabeth, 1954- Juan Bautista Plaza and musical nationalism in Venezuela. Bloomington : Indiana University Press, ©2007 9780253348760 0253348765 (DLC) 2006100262 (OCoLC)76961211

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