Manuel Maria Ponce: A Bio-Bibliography (Bio-Bibliographies in Music Series #95)

Manuel Maria Ponce: A Bio-Bibliography (Bio-Bibliographies in Music Series #95)

by Jorge Barron Corvera
     
 

Students and scholars alike need look no further than this book for a thorough examination of the life and works of Mexican composer Manuel M. Ponce. It is the first major Bio-Bibliographic work on Ponce with cross-references carefully placed throughout to provide ease in navigation and research. All information is carefully and clearly documented to accurately

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Students and scholars alike need look no further than this book for a thorough examination of the life and works of Mexican composer Manuel M. Ponce. It is the first major Bio-Bibliographic work on Ponce with cross-references carefully placed throughout to provide ease in navigation and research. All information is carefully and clearly documented to accurately represent Ponce's vast body of work. Whether interest lies in the man behind the music or the music itself, the book gives readers everything needed to go deeper into studying and understanding this prolific composer.

Opening with a concise, yet full biography of Ponce, this work contains bibliographic information on most writings by and about the composer. A complete works catalogue is included along with a comprehensive discography of commercially produced recordings. Old and rare material noted here will be of particular interest to musicians and scholars of Mexican music.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780313318238
Publisher:
ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date:
12/30/2004
Series:
Bio-Bibliographies in Music Series, #95
Pages:
312
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.75(d)

Meet the Author

JORGE BARRON CORVERA is Professor at the School of Music of the Universidad Autonoma de Zacatecas.

Table of Contents

Preface

Acknowledgments

Biography

Works and Performances

Writings About Ponce

Writings By Ponce

Discography

Appendix I: Alphabetical List of Works

Appendix II: Chronological List of Works

Appendix III: List of Music Publishers

Appendix IV: Main Archives and Museums

Index

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