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Composing against the tide

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Composing against the tide : early twentieth century Australian women composers and their piano music / Jeanell Carrigan.

  • vi., 223 p. : ill., music ; 27 cm.
  • Published by Wirripang — 2016
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  • Library Availability: REF 780.9220994/10 — Reference (not for loan) copy only

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There were a relatively large number of women born in Australia between 1860 and 1915 who became composers of piano music. For many of them this was not an easy task. They did not always receive encouragement. Certainly many could not earn a living at this creative work and they battled not only the gender inequality that still largely exists today but also against musical fashion and trends that their works did not always reflect, as well as the backlash which came from being born into a 'colonial' country.
This is their story.

ISBN: 9781876829421

Bibliography: pp. 217-223.


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