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The Resource Bach for one hundred years : a social history of the Bach Choir of Bethlehem, Paul S. Larson

Bach for one hundred years : a social history of the Bach Choir of Bethlehem, Paul S. Larson

Label
Bach for one hundred years : a social history of the Bach Choir of Bethlehem
Title
Bach for one hundred years
Title remainder
a social history of the Bach Choir of Bethlehem
Statement of responsibility
Paul S. Larson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This is an account of the actions taken by the residents of Bethlehem, Pennsylvania to create a local amateur society singing the music of J.S. Bach and to develop it into a choir of international importance. Singers, instrumentalists, industrialists, academicians, bankers, and churches acted in community to found and perpetuate a group devoted to sharing the music of Bach locally, nationally, and internationally. While The Bach Choir of Bethlehem performs frequently elsewhere, the annual Bethlehem Bach Festival became and remains a magnet for those who love Bach and want to
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Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1932-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Larson, Paul
Dewey number
782.506/074827
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
ML28.B196
LC item number
L37 2012eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bach Choir of Bethlehem (Bethlehem, Pa.)
  • Bach Choir of Bethlehem (Bethlehem, Pa.)
  • MUSIC
Label
Bach for one hundred years : a social history of the Bach Choir of Bethlehem, Paul S. Larson
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 231237) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Bach, Bethlehem, and Wolle : 1733-1897 -- Creating an American Bach choir : 1898 -- A national success : 1899-1900 -- Becoming international : 1901 -- The Bach festivals questioned : 1902 -- Bach festivals as an idea : 1903 -- A Bach cycle : 1904-1905 -- The Wolles in California : 1905-1911 -- Renewing the Bach choir in Bethlehem : 1912-1913 -- An American center for Bach : 1914 -- "My Bach Choir" : 1915-1933 -- Years of transition : 1934-1938 -- A more comprehensive scope : the third conductor -- A distinguished career : 1951-1969 -- Connecting with Bach : 1969-1976 -- Mann's last years with the choir : 1976-1980 -- In Mann's footsteps : 1981-1983 -- A renewed choir : 1982-1990 -- "A more sophisticated organization": 1991-1996 -- "A national treasure" : 1996-2000 -- A second centennial : 2000-2007
Control code
806323317
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxi, 243 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781611460957
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)806323317
Label
Bach for one hundred years : a social history of the Bach Choir of Bethlehem, Paul S. Larson
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 231237) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Bach, Bethlehem, and Wolle : 1733-1897 -- Creating an American Bach choir : 1898 -- A national success : 1899-1900 -- Becoming international : 1901 -- The Bach festivals questioned : 1902 -- Bach festivals as an idea : 1903 -- A Bach cycle : 1904-1905 -- The Wolles in California : 1905-1911 -- Renewing the Bach choir in Bethlehem : 1912-1913 -- An American center for Bach : 1914 -- "My Bach Choir" : 1915-1933 -- Years of transition : 1934-1938 -- A more comprehensive scope : the third conductor -- A distinguished career : 1951-1969 -- Connecting with Bach : 1969-1976 -- Mann's last years with the choir : 1976-1980 -- In Mann's footsteps : 1981-1983 -- A renewed choir : 1982-1990 -- "A more sophisticated organization": 1991-1996 -- "A national treasure" : 1996-2000 -- A second centennial : 2000-2007
Control code
806323317
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxi, 243 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781611460957
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)806323317

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