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A true mirror of sound : Bettini micro-phonograph, micro-diaphragms for phonograph and graphophone, Bettini celebrated "opera musical records" and autograph-records of world famous artists

Author:
Bettini Phonograph Laboratory  Search this
Subject:
Bettini Phonograph Laboratory Catalogs  Search this
Physical description:
52 p. : ill., ports. ; 19 cm
Type:
Catalogs
Date:
1900
[1900]
Topic:
Sound recordings  Search this
Phonograph  Search this
Call number:
ML156 .B56 1900
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_456915

Performing arts, the economic dilemma; a study of problems common to theater, opera, music, and dance, by William J. Baumol and William G. Bowen

Author:
Baumol, William J  Search this
Bowen, William G  Search this
Physical description:
xvi, 582 p. illus. 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Date:
1966
Topic:
Performing arts--Finance  Search this
Call number:
PN1586 .B34
PN1586.B34
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_75881

The strange career of Porgy and Bess : race, culture, and America's most famous opera / Ellen Noonan

Title:
Strange career of Porgy & Bess
Author:
Noonan, Ellen 1966-  Search this
Subject:
Gershwin, George 1898-1937 Porgy and Bess  Search this
Heyward, DuBose 1885-1940 Porgy and Bess  Search this
Physical description:
xiii, 423 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Charleston (S.C.)
Date:
2012
[2012], ©2012
20th century
Topic:
Music and race  Search this
Race in opera  Search this
African Americans in popular culture  Search this
Race relations  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_986638

Chinatown opera theater in North America / Nancy Yunhwa Rao

Author:
Rao, Nancy Yunhwa  Search this
Physical description:
xiv, 415 pages : illustrations, map, music ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Place:
North America
Date:
2017
Topic:
Operas, Chinese--History and criticism  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1105201

Democracy at the opera : music, theater, and culture in New York City, 1815-60 / Karen Ahlquist

Author:
Ahlquist, Karen 1948-  Search this
Physical description:
xvii, 248 pages ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Place:
New York (State)
New York
Date:
1997
©1997
19th century
Topic:
Opera  Search this
Music--History and criticism  Search this
Music--Social aspects  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1082808

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