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Author Labonville, Marie Elizabeth, 1954-

Title Juan Bautista Plaza and musical nationalism in Venezuela / Marie Elizabeth Labonville.

Publication Info. Bloomington : Indiana University Press, [2007]
copyright 2007


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Description 1 online resource (xvi, 322 pages) : illustrations, music, portraits
Bibliography 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.
Note Description based on print version record.
Summary The first English-language study of a critical figure in the development of Venezuelan music.
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Reproduction Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
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. MiAaHDL
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Subject Plaza, Juan Bautista, 1898-1965.
Plaza, Juan Bautista.
Plaza, Juan Bautista, 1898-1965. (OCoLC)fst00165496
Composers -- Venezuela -- Biography.
Music -- Venezuela -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Nationalism in music.
MUSIC -- Individual Composer & Musician.
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY -- Composers & Musicians.
Composers. (OCoLC)fst00871620
Music. (OCoLC)fst01030269
Nationalism in music. (OCoLC)fst01033902
Venezuela. (OCoLC)fst01204166
Plaza, Juan Bautista.
Chronological Term Geschichte 1900-1965
1900 - 1999
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Biography. (OCoLC)fst01423686
Criticism, interpretation, etc. (OCoLC)fst01411635
Other Form: Print version: Labonville, Marie Elizabeth, 1954- Juan Bautista Plaza and musical nationalism in Venezuela. Bloomington : Indiana University Press, c2007 9780253348760 0253348765 (DLC) 2006100262 (OCoLC)76961211
ISBN 9780253116963 (ebook)
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