The Sounds of Place
Music and the American Cultural Landscape
Published by: University of Illinois Press
384 pages, 152.00 x 235.00 x 30.00 mm, 6 black & white photographs, 8 line drawings, 39 music examples
- ISBN: 9780252086076
- Published: September 2021
Wide-ranging and astute, The Sounds of Place explores high art music's role in the making of national myth and memory.
"The Sounds of Place is an enlightening and enriching book."--Journal of Musicological Research"This is an excellent book, a pleasure to read and a substantial contribution to American musicology, cultural geography, and interdisciplinary scholarship."--American Historical Review