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The Advent of fashion

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Summary:Flutist James Galway discusses how writing music for public performance in concert halls and theaters required composers to keep abreast of popular styles in an effort to please their audiences. Includes performances of works by Handel, Rameau, Couperin, Telemann, Scarlatti and John Gay.
Contributor:Galway, James
Bailey, Derek
Provider:Films for the Humanities (Firm)
Polytel Film
Century:1901-2000
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:New Jersey
Topical subjects:Music 18th century History and criticism
Credits:Cameras, Nick Hale ... [et al.] ; film editor, Gregory Harris ; voice of Denys Hawthorne ; music consultant, William Mann.
Repository:Nonprint Media Services
Browse terms:Performing Arts, Music
Films@UM Browse terms:Music
Collection:Films@UM
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