A New English Music

A New English Music

by Tim Rayborn

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ISBN-13: 9780786496341
Publisher: McFarland & Company, Incorporated Publishers
Publication date: 05/01/2016
Pages: 312
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.80(d)
Age Range: 18 Years

About the Author

Tim Rayborn is a historian, medievalist, and musician, with a Ph.D. from the University of Leeds in England. He writes on history and on the arts, and lives in Berkeley, California.

Table of Contents

Foreword Em Marshall-Luck 1

Preface 2

Introduction 4

1 English Music from the Later 19th Century: A Renaissance and a Revival 11

2 The Revival of Folk and Early Traditions 39

3 Ralph Vaughan Williams (1872-1958) 60

4 Gustav Hoist (1874-1934) 90

5 George Butterworth (1885-1916) 112

6 Ernest J. Moeran (1894-1950) 130

7 Philip Heseltine / Peter Warlock (1894-1930) 149

8 Gerald Finzi (1901-1956) 169

9 Percy Grainger (1882-1961) 190

Conclusion 217

Appendix A A.E. Housman (1889-1936) 221

Appendix B Online Resources-Societies and Other Organizations 223

Chapter Notes 227

Bibliography 277

Index 299

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