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  Encyclopedia: 1928 in music   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
See also: 1927 in music, other events of 1928, 1929 in music and the list of 'years in music'.
Music was developed by the different permutations of pitch and rhythmic values.
James Francis McHugh was born in Boston, Massachusetts, the son of a plumber.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/1928-in-music   (296 words)

 California Mission Music
The sacred music of California that remains in manuscript form is the most extensive and diverse body of plainsong and polyphonic music to survive from any of Spain's colonies in the contiguous forty-eight states.
Polyphonic music was also widely cultivated in other religious services, especially Vespers and Tierce for the patronal feast and for the dedication of a church, where the psalms and Magnificat are to be found in polyphony.
Secular music, in the form of dance tunes and folk songs were also widely used at the missions both by the Indians and the Spaniards though there is only one manuscript source that survives.
www.ca-missions.org /summers.html   (2631 words)

 The Department of Music and Dance - The University of Kansas   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
The University of Kansas is a charter member (1928) of the National Association of Schools of Music, and its curricula are among the most comprehensive in the country.
Among the alumni of the Department of Music and Dance are members of major symphony orchestras, opera companies, military bands, recording studios, dance companies, and chamber ensembles, and many are faculty members at the nation's finest colleges and universities.
The Department of Music and Dance at the University of Kansas seeks to nurture and advance the arts of music and dance through creation, performance, scholarly inquiry, entrepreneurship and enhancement of the artistic skills and experiences of the University and regional cultural communities.
www.ku.edu /~sfa/mad   (1214 words)

 J.S. Zamecnik and Silent Film Music
The musical director at each theater could find the appropriate music and put it in order, or if their library did not include a particular piece, they would substitute something similar in mood.
Being a music director required a huge library with hundreds or thousands of orchestrations, and-- not foreseeing that their careers would vanish with the coming of "talkies" in 1928-- many music directors invested in such libraries.
Zamecnik was afterwards active in the development of music in schools, and published several folios of music for school orchestras.
www.cinemaweb.com /silentfilm/bookshelf/21_bio_1.htm   (958 words)

The Texas Federation of Music Clubs was designed to establish a center to aid communication and cooperation for Texas musical organizations and to make music an integral part of the civic, social, educational, and religious life of Texas.
Prompted by Corsicana's Louise Pace, TFWC Music Department chairperson, and also by members representing the Music Festival Association and the National Federation of Music Clubs, which had been established at Chicago in 1893, the Texas Federation of Music Clubs was organized on November 12, 1915, in Brownwood, Texas, during the annual meeting of the TFWC.
By the administration of Minnie Cox Hambrick (1921-23), TFMC was involved in Music Settlement work to the underprivileged, vocational instruction of the blind, and furnishing music and instruments to and organizing concerts in charitable institutions, schools, and prison camps.
www.tsha.utexas.edu /handbook/online/articles/view/TT/xat3.html   (1488 words)

 Timeline of trends in music (1920-1929) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Ethnic Greeks from Asia Minor move en masse to Greece; this is the root of rembétika music
Gospel music begins to enter the mainstream, promoted by jubilee quartets (such as the Norfolk Jubilee Quartet), jackleg preachers (such as Blind Willie Johnson and Washington Phillips) and singing preachers (such as Reverend J. Gates)
Hillbilly music's two biggest performers, The Carters and Jimmie Rodgers, make their first recording in a session led by Ralph Peer; Jimmie Rodgers proves most influential, adapting yodelling, Hawaiian slide guitar and blues-style musicianship for country music
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Timeline_of_trends_in_music_(1920-1929)   (1178 words)

SMHB is an annual bibliography and database of Swedish literature on music, produced by the Archives and Documentation Department at the Music Library of Sweden.
Music composed in the first half of the 20th century also has many secrets to reveal to a non-Swedish audience.
His profound scholarship, humility and great technical skill produced memorable music in all genres, and it is not to be forgotten that he visited Alban Berg and was the first in Sweden to compose according to the twelve-tone system.
www.visiteuropeonline.com /sweden/music.htm   (2301 words)

 NMV27-28.html   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
They may not have understood the new music but, after a certain amount of cajoling by Cowell, they actually enjoyed it__in fact, the wilder, the better__and were thrilled by the sensationalism of it.
With this issue (April 1928 New Music) he expanded the endorsement board of honorary members (listed on the inside of the purple cover) to include Ernest Bloch (in 1928, director of the San Francisco Conservatory of Music), Richard Buhlig (who was to perform at a New Music concert the next season).
During the summer of 1928, Cowell apparently decided that something had to be done to shore up support for New Music, so he planned two special affairs in San Francisco.
www.mcs.csuhayward.edu /~tebo/history/early/_CowellN.Mus./NewMusic/NMV27-28.html   (514 words)

 The University of Melbourne - Music Library
Music Libraries and Library Associations, an extensive list of US and international libraries, compiled by William and Gayle Cook Music Library, Indiana University School of Music.
CAIRSS is a bibliographic database of music research literature in music education, music psychology, music therapy, and music medicine.
Music theses, along with Special Studies (undergraduate and honors) completed at the Faculty of Music, are listed in the library catalogue.
www.lib.unimelb.edu.au /collections/music/musedkeys.html   (3849 words)

 Janácek, Leos (1854 - 1928)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
He made his early career in the capital of his native province, Brno, coupling an interest in regional folk music with a study of speech intonations, echoed in his instrumental as well as vocal writing.
His opera Jenufa was first staged in Brno in 1904, but it was the performance in Prague in 1915 that brought the work of the composer a much wider public.
The best known of Janácek's music for orchestra is the Sinfonietta, derived from an original festival piece of 1926.
www.hnh.com /composer/janacek.htm   (194 words)

 University of the Pacific Conservatory of Music: Academic Programs
Based in Stockton, California, the Conservatory of Music is a professional school of the University of the Pacific, dedicated to the education and training of musicians for the highest levels of artistic performance, creative endeavor, and intellectual inquiry.
Founded in 1878 as the first conservatory of music in the West, the Conservatory is a charter member of the National Association of the Schools of Music, founded in 1928.
Our undergraduate Bachelor of Music degrees provide an exceptional opportunity in a rich college environment on a beautiful California campus, where exploration across musical disciplines is encouraged and where hands-on experience in the community, through internships and fieldwork, is crucial.
www.uop.edu /conservatory/academic_majors/california_music_school_programs.asp   (425 words)

 1928 in music - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Edward German is knighted for services to music.
The first commercial recordings of Cajun music are released
Paris (Cole Porter) Broadway production opened at the Music Box Theatre on October 8 and ran for 195 performances.
www.wikipedia.org /wiki/1928_in_music   (722 words)

 What's the Score, Fall 2003: Lewis Music Library: MIT Libraries
Libby Larsen was one of three composers chosen by the Lewis Music Library in 2000 when the library participated in a cooperative collection project of the Boston Library Consortium (BLC).
The Music at MIT Oral History Project was established in 1999.
The Lewis Music Library was fortunate to have him work as a student assistant for four years.
libraries.mit.edu /music/news/903/home.html   (1539 words)

 Diversion Music and Musical Instruments,Sheet Music Directory   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
Featured in "The Passing Show of 1916" this music "Pretty Baby" was published in 1916 in large format.
This 1928 piece of vintage sheet music "You're a Real Sweetheart" is in very good condition.
Published in 1928 this piece of sheet music "(If You Want to Miss a Heaven On Earth) Stay Out of the South" is in very good condition.
www.cyberattic.com /stores/carmanded/catalog/Music_and_Musical_Instruments:Sheet_Music20.html   (625 words)

 Stringed Instrument Resource Guide
With a list of important composers of violin music, and of old violin makers, as well as bow makers, also rules for pronunciation of foreign terms.
Music Services Department on the white shelves- older editions are bound and in our stacks.]
Orchestra music guide; a bibliography of music for orchestra, string orchestra, orchestra collections, and solos/ensembles accompanied by orchestra, string orchestra, or ensemble.
libweb.uoregon.edu /music/researchguides/stringuide.html   (920 words)

 Helen Kane - Boop-Boop-A-Doop: 27 Original Mono Recordings 1928-1951: Music-Hills.com
Certainly there is a fine vocalist in here, a woman with taste and some sterling musicians, but these recordings can quickly wear out their welcome.
The remastering is great and unobtrusive, by which I mean that the songs still have the unmistakeable squeakiness of antique recordings, but I wouldn't have it any other way, it's a vital part of the charm of this type of music.
It may not be appealing to the postmodern taste in music but can be highly addictive if one finds a way to appreciate it.
www.music-hills.com /Helen-Kane/Boop-Boop-A-Doop-B0002AYPPY.htm   (817 words)

 [smt-list] JSTOR Music Collection Announcement (fwd)
The Music Collection includes such features of interest as: * The full back runs of four journals that began publication in the 19th century: Archiv für Musikwissenschaft (1899); Journal of the Royal Musical Association (1874); The Musical Times (1844); and Tijdschrift van de Koninklijke Vereniging voor nederlandse Muziekgeschiedenis (1869).
RILM is an international bibliography of scholarly writings on music and related disciplines, housed at the City University of New York Graduate Center.
Participation fees and information for the Music Collection for U.S. participants are available on the JSTOR web site: http://www.jstor.org/about/music.fees.html If you are at a U.S. or Canadian participating institution and your institution is ready to proceed with participation in this collection, please download and complete two copies of the Collections Rider [found at http://www.jstor.org/about/rider.V4.16.03.pdf].
www.societymusictheory.org:16080 /pipermail/smt-talk/2003-April/000772.html   (640 words)

 MP3 Downloads - Music Downloads - Music Videos   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
To draw a comparison to the old style of music listening, a download is like buying a single, and a stream is like hearing the song on the radio.
Downloaded music lives on your computer, and can be transferred to any compatible portable device.
Several online music services wrap their song files in DRM in order to have control over what you do with the files.
mp3.cnet.com /albums/333342/downloads.html   (561 words)

 The Nation, 02/22/1928 - Music by Straus, Henrietta
...We need it also in the spirit of the musical world about us-all-embracing, intensely curious, and alive...
...Music On the Way PLAIN is the way being indicated by the American Opera Company...
...But let us also have a house for opera in English that will be in consonance with our eclectic musical life...
www.nationarchive.com /Summaries/v126i3268_20.htm   (673 words)

 - San Francisco Conservatory Of Music -
In its fourth season, the Conservatory’s BluePrint project explores the continuum of modern music, connecting the dots back to Arnold Schoenberg, a composer whose influence has dominated the spectrum of contemporary music.
Derided early on as a "musical anarchist," Arnold Schoenberg as a composer proved to be more influential than anyone could ever have imagined.
Join the Conservatory New Music Ensemble as they present striking examples of four composers' works endeavoring to balance the past with the present, while keeping an eye on the future - from the early songs of Alban Berg to a recent work by composer Brian Cherney.
www.sfcm.edu /about/blueprint.aspx   (595 words)

 [smt-list] JSTOR Music Collection available (fwd)
All 32 Music Collection journals are also available as part of the Arts and Sciences III Collection.
Institutions may choose to participate in either the Music Collection or the Arts and Sciences III Collection.
THE MUSIC COLLECTION LISTS A list of the collection titles is included at the end of this message.
www.societymusictheory.org:16080 /pipermail/smt-talk/2003-October/001389.html   (344 words)

 Jamboree USA - Capitol Music Hall History   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
Built in 1928, the Capitol Music Hall offers the stately elegance and intimate feeling of theatres of the past while featuring all the pleasures of modern, state-of-the-art facilities.
The Capitol Music Hall has been praised by stars and fans alike for its warmth and beauty, fine acoustics and professional atmosphere.
The second oldest country music program (next to the Grand Ole Opry), the Wheeling Jamboree endures as one of America's oldest live radio broadcasts and a proud American tradition.
www.jamboreeusa.com /capitol.htm   (286 words)

 Celtic Music Sources 2.0
details etc. While the majority of music listed here was written with the Harp in mind, I have also included sources for other instruments to enlarge the general scope of the listing.
After the major listing (in which all music is listed in alphabetical order of title), I have repeated the listing broken down in to several sections where I could - by instrument, and by country of origin.
Given the vast amount of material listed, and that compiling this list from other sources, a lot of the references are sight-unseen, so if you think comments or feedback on the breakdown, feel free to drop me a line.
www.tns.lcs.mit.edu /harp/Celtic.html   (2634 words)

 Rebecca's Music Books /40923/   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
Bottom right beras the name and address of the store in Lebanon, PA which sold the music and the upper right has the name of the owner in faded ink.
Also included with the music is, "It Was So Beautiful" by Arthur Freed and Harry Barris and the back cover includes "I Cannot Tell You Why" by Roy Turk and J. Fred Coots, and "Who'd Believe" by Benny Davis and Harry Barris.
There is a small ink stamp of the store selling the sheet music (Rochester, NY) and the owners name inscribed in the upper right corner.
www.romulata.com /music.html   (998 words)

 biology - 1928
1925 1926 1927 - 1928 - 1929 1930 1931
1928 was a leap year starting on Sunday (link will take you to calendar).
January 17 - OGPU arrests Lev Trotsky in Moscow; he assumes a status of passive resistance and is exiled to Turkestan
www.biologydaily.com /biology/1928   (1358 words)

 The Nation, 08/29/1928 - Music by Haggin, B. H.
The article throws light on The Ballet Russe: 1928.
The performance of 1916 was not distinguished merely by the brilliant dancing and miming of individuals.
...Music The Ballet Russe: 1928 Paris, July 20 THOSE who treasure their recollections of the Diaghileff Ballet Busse -will do best to stay away from it when it visits New York again this fall...
www.nationarchive.com /Summaries/v127i3295_18.htm   (507 words)

 Fuzzy Izzy's Collectibles Music and Musical Instruments Directory   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
This is the sheet music for the 1969 song Raindrops Keep Fallin' On My Head, originally recorded by B. Thomas and written by Burt Bacharach and Hal David.
The cover of this 1949 Quicksilver sheet music has a photo of Bing Crosby.
The cover of this 1947 You Do sheet music from the 20th Century-Fox Picture Mother Wore Tights, has photos of Betty Grable.
www.trocadero.com /fuzzyizzy/catalog/Music_and_Musical_Instruments.html   (654 words)

 Karlheinz Stockhausen (1928- ) : Library of Congress Citations   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
Title: The electronic music of Karlheinz Stockhausen; studies on the esthetical and formal problems of its first phase.
Heading: Stockhausen, Karlheinz, 1928- Musik im Bauch References: Stockhausen, Karlheinz, 1928- Music in the belly Stockhausen, Karlheinz, 1928- Musique dans le ventre Notes: His Musik im Bauch [SR] p1977: label (Musik im Bauch) container (Music in the belly.
Donnerstags-Abschied References: Stockhausen, Karlheinz, 1928- Donnerstags-Gruss Stockhausen, Karlheinz, 1928- Michael's farewell Stockhausen, Karlheinz, 1928- Thursday's farewell Stockhausen, Karlheinz, 1928- Donnerstags-Abschied Notes: His Donnerstags-Abschied, c1983: t.p.
www.mala.bc.ca /~mcneil/cit/citlcstockhausen.htm   (2000 words)

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