Journals Higher Education



Published: 27 February 2003

512 Pages | numerous halftones and musical examples


ISBN: 9780195162578

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Making Music Modern

New York in the 1920s

Carol J. Oja

  • The first in-depth study of a crucial moment in American music
  • Places American music in the 1920s in the context of parallel developments in the visual arts and literature
  • Challenges the myth that American composers of the period were self-made pioneers

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