Music at Wesleyan

from glee club to gamelan by Mark Slobin

Publisher: Wesleyan University Press in Middletown, Conn

Written in English
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Edition Notes

StatementMark Slobin.
LC ClassificationsML33.M53 W474 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24080256M
ISBN 109780819570789
LC Control Number2010004452

Considering a Distinguished Wesleyan Alumnus. I write to introduce Dr. Tommy Lee "Tom" Phillips of Champaign, Illinois, who was born and raised in Kingsport, Tennessee, graduating high school in Tom elected to enroll at Tennessee Wesleyan and was highly involved academically and as a leader in many campus activities. A tune book was issued in which text and music were printed together. In , in collaboration with the Wesleyan Reform union and the Methodist New Connexion, they produced a completely new hymn book, arranged differently (and for the first time broke away from John Wesley's title - the new book was called, prosaically, 'The Methodist Hymn Book'). Gospel Songs And Hymns Compiled By Paul And Nancy Gray Code: Price: $ Quantity in Basket: none.   Wesleyan's Center for the Arts has a full lineup of music and cultural performances this weekend. Jeffrey Zeigler performs Jan. 31, followed by an Author: Wesleyan University.

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You're ready to work towards a degree in music, and Texas Wesleyan University's looking like it could be the place for you. Let's get you started. You need to audition the semester before you want to start at Texas Wesleyan. Auditions are good for one year. How do I prepare? Fill out an application to the University; Complete the form linked below. Contact Wesleyan University Department of Music Middletown, CT [email protected]   Perhaps the most frequently used citation style in the fields of language and literature. Consult the book for full details, or visit the University of Wisconsin-Madison's Modern Language Association Documentation. Turabian's Manual for Writers of Term Papers, Theses, and Dissertations. Olin Library Reference (Floor 1) Call number: LBT8 Students Elena Denny '16, cello and business/finance double major Student Profile Elena Denny ' Choosing Wesleyan: I visited Illinois Wesleyan and took a lesson with the cello instructor and I really enjoyed the lesson, so I decided that I wanted to audition here because this could be a fit for me. The main draw of the school was the faculty and the size of the school, that you're able to.

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We gathered at the Thalia Café to salute Mark Slobin, whose book, Music at Wesleyan: From Glee Club to Gamelan was published last year by Wesleyan University Press. Get this from a library.

Music at Wesleyan: from glee club to gamelan. [Mark Slobin] -- "This is the first account of the evolution of music at Wesleyan University, a campus known since the mid-nineteenth century for its musical life--first as the "Singing College of New England" and. Without music; includes indexes The Methodist Sunday-school hymn-book has separate paging and t.p.

with imprint: London: Wesleyan-Methodist Sunday-School Union, Acquired as part of the Frank Baker Collection of Wesleyana and British MethodismPages: notes incorporated in this book is entitled “Gamelan Music of Java” [].

Thank also to Topher Sebest, a devoted gamelan student, and Maria Medonça, a graduate student in music, who are my technical assistance in producing this booklet. Sumarsam Middletown, October, Revised for Wesleyan’s gamelan webpage, Fall File Size: KB.

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