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Dvorak's Prophecy: And the Vexed Fate of Black Classical Music

Dvorak's Prophecy: And the Vexed Fate of Black Classical Music

Horowitz, Joseph
Shirley, George

Hardcover

Classical MusicMusic ReferenceWorld Music

Publisher Price: $30.00

ISBN10: 0393881245
ISBN13: 9780393881240
Published: Nov 23 2021
Pages: 256
Weight: 1.05
Height: 1.10 Width: 6.20 Depth: 9.10
Language: English

In 1893 the composer Antonin Dvorák prophesied a great and noble school of American classical music based on the searing negro melodies he had excitedly discovered since arriving in the United States a year before. But while Black music would found popular genres known the world over, it never gained a foothold in the concert hall.

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