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Listening and Longing : Music Lovers in the Age of Barnum.

By: Series: Music Culture SerPublisher: Middletown : Wesleyan University Press, 2011Copyright date: ©2011Description: 1 online resource (278 pages)Content type:
  • text
Media type:
  • computer
Carrier type:
  • online resource
ISBN:
  • 9780819571632
Subject(s): Genre/Form: Additional physical formats: Print version:: Listening and Longing : Music Lovers in the Age of BarnumDDC classification:
  • 780.973/09034
LOC classification:
  • ML3917.U6C38 2011
Online resources:
Contents:
Cover -- Title -- Copyright -- Contents -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- 1. "P. T. Barnum, Introducing Madelle. Jenny Lind to Ossian E. Dodge": Capitalizing on Music in the Antebellum Era -- 2. "I Think I Will Do Nothing … But Listen": Forming a New Urban Ear -- 3. "Music Is What Awakens in You When You Are Reminded by the Instruments": Hearing a New Life at Mid-Century -- 4. "How I Should Like to Hear It All Over Again & Again": Loving Music, 1850-1885 -- 5. "Attempering This Whole People to the Sentiment of Art": Institutionalizing Musical Ecstasy -- Epilogue -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G -- H -- I -- J -- K -- L -- M -- N -- O -- P -- Q -- R -- S -- T -- U -- V -- W.
Summary: An intriguing look at music listening in nineteenth-century America.
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Cover -- Title -- Copyright -- Contents -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- 1. "P. T. Barnum, Introducing Madelle. Jenny Lind to Ossian E. Dodge": Capitalizing on Music in the Antebellum Era -- 2. "I Think I Will Do Nothing … But Listen": Forming a New Urban Ear -- 3. "Music Is What Awakens in You When You Are Reminded by the Instruments": Hearing a New Life at Mid-Century -- 4. "How I Should Like to Hear It All Over Again & Again": Loving Music, 1850-1885 -- 5. "Attempering This Whole People to the Sentiment of Art": Institutionalizing Musical Ecstasy -- Epilogue -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G -- H -- I -- J -- K -- L -- M -- N -- O -- P -- Q -- R -- S -- T -- U -- V -- W.

An intriguing look at music listening in nineteenth-century America.

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