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Published: 27 September 2018

344 Pages | 9 halftones, 93 line


ISBN: 9780190914479

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Orchestrating the Nation

The Nineteenth-Century American Symphonic Enterprise

Douglas Shadle

  • First history of a major American repertory
  • Provides a new explanation of orchestral music canon formation in the U.S.A
  • Examines the history of the symphony from a transatlantic perspective
  • Includes over 100 music examples, mostly from unpublished manuscripts, supported by a companion website that features over 50 recordings

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