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☃ [PDF / Epub] ☂ Sounds and Sweet Airs By Anna Beer ✑ – Women1.pro Sounds and Sweet Airs reveals the hidden stories of eight remarkable composers taking the reader on a journey from seventeenth century Medici Florence to London in the BlitzExploring not just the liveSounds and Sweet Airs reveals the hidden stories of eight remarkable composers taking the reader on a journey from seventeenth century Medici Florence to London in the BlitzExpl.

Oring not just the lives and works of eight exceptional artists historian Anna Beer also asks tough uestions about the silencing of their legacy which continues to this day Why.

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Kindle Anna Beer ë Sounds and Sweet Airs MOBI í Sounds and MOBI :Ò ë wwwshadowofthecourtesanwordpresscom reveals that research writing and teaching are not Anna's only passions she loves cycling sometimes a long long way; good food and really good wine; and wandering around dirty beautiful cities Oh and long distance trains

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    Kindle Anna Beer ë Sounds and Sweet Airs MOBI í Sounds and MOBI :Ò ë sounds epub, sweet book, airs free, Sounds and download, Sounds and Sweet Airs ePUBA most valuable addition to musical biography and analysis; I see this becoming a standard in studies of women composers The author has chosen 8 outstanding examples from Renaissance Italy Caccini and Strozzi; to the France of the Sun King Jacuet de la


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    Kindle Anna Beer ë Sounds and Sweet Airs MOBI í Sounds and MOBI :Ò ë sounds epub, sweet book, airs free, Sounds and download, Sounds and Sweet Airs ePUBI won this book in a Goodreads Giveaway and I was unsure what to expect As it's not something I would usually pick up I loved the way that Anna Beer explored the lives of 8 different women composers and performers of Classical music All of which I had never even heard of Even whilst I was studying GCSE Music I was not taught of these extraordinary women As I studied their names in the contents list I realised that I was only taught of men composers This is something that I think they should change in the National Cur


  3. Linda Robinson Linda Robinson says:

    Kindle Anna Beer ë Sounds and Sweet Airs MOBI í Sounds and MOBI :Ò ë sounds epub, sweet book, airs free, Sounds and download, Sounds and Sweet Airs ePUBBrava Eight women composers Francesca Caccini 1587 1741; Barbara Strozzi 1619 1677; Elisabeth Jacuet de la Guerre 1665 1729; Marianna Martinezs 1744 1812; Fanny Mendelssohn Hensel 1805 1847; Clara Wieck Schumann 1819 1896; Lili Boulanger 1893 1918; Elizabeth Maconchy 1907 1994Ambitious fathers and talented mothers; prodigy brothers and trailblazing sisters; courts cities or nations in need of a soundtrack even if and sometimes because it is composed by a womanBeer wrote a scholarly historic


  4. Faith Justice Faith Justice says:

    Kindle Anna Beer ë Sounds and Sweet Airs MOBI í Sounds and MOBI :Ò ë sounds epub, sweet book, airs free, Sounds and download, Sounds and Sweet Airs ePUBI received this book from the publisher through an Early Reading program I have a number of these books about forgottenunknown female pioneers in a variety of professions Most have a light hearted chatty tone with brief biographical sketches This book was different Beer is a serious scholar who devoted over 300 pages to just eight women composers from 17C Florence through 20C Britain She explores their careers in relation to their families the political situation role of women and musical developments of the time It's a fascinating journey through musical history and women's role in it Unfortunately I'm not a musician so I skimmed most of the musical theory discussion For musically knowledgeable people add another star In spite of my ignorance I enjoyed the stories of these remarkable women


  5. Jayne Jayne says:

    Kindle Anna Beer ë Sounds and Sweet Airs MOBI í Sounds and MOBI :Ò ë sounds epub, sweet book, airs free, Sounds and download, Sounds and Sweet Airs ePUBAnna Beer writes compellingly of these eight composers how they struggled and dealt with the sexism they encountered and how they have been received and remembered I really appreciated how she presented the information available and also


  6. Camille Camille says:

    Kindle Anna Beer ë Sounds and Sweet Airs MOBI í Sounds and MOBI :Ò ë sounds epub, sweet book, airs free, Sounds and download, Sounds and Sweet Airs ePUBDisclaimer I received this book for free through a First Reads giveawayI found the concept of this book interesting it allowed to discover new composer I'd never heard about The structure each chapter focusing on a different person is uite accessible as you can just put the book down after a chapter and get back to itI received an uncorrected proof copy so will not comment on the writing itself as I am sure it was edited I can say the language is accessible to a person who doesn't know too much about the world of music I found there was uite a bit of repetition at times but here again it may well have been edited I was also not to


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    Kindle Anna Beer ë Sounds and Sweet Airs MOBI í Sounds and MOBI :Ò ë sounds epub, sweet book, airs free, Sounds and download, Sounds and Sweet Airs ePUB Sounds and Sweet Airs is an excellent book for challenging the traditional male centric classical canon and I expect that chapters will be assigned by music history teachers for a


  9. Joshua Powell Joshua Powell says:

    Kindle Anna Beer ë Sounds and Sweet Airs MOBI í Sounds and MOBI :Ò ë sounds epub, sweet book, airs free, Sounds and download, Sounds and Sweet Airs ePUBA few years ago I began actively seeking out and listening to classical music composed by women of which there is an enormous and extraordinary overlooked repertoire and I was thrilled to discover this book last month While the best of these composers' works stand on their own and need no context in order to be appreciated I find I get so much out of a composition if I understand the cir


  10. Anna Katharine Anna Katharine says:

    Kindle Anna Beer ë Sounds and Sweet Airs MOBI í Sounds and MOBI :Ò ë sounds epub, sweet book, airs free, Sounds and download, Sounds and Sweet Airs ePUBMy 90 year old piano teacher who spent a lifetime as a concertizing pianist recommended this to me My musical history knowledge is sparse at best so I'm sure she got out of it than I did but even to a layperson it's shocking to learn how very li


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