Women_in_18th_through_20th_Century_Performing_Arts

Women_in_18th_throug - Women in 18th through 20th Century Performing Arts An Overview Copyright 2005 Sean William Doyle Women in 19th Century Music

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Copyright 2005, Sean William Doyle Women in 18 th through 20 th Century Performing Arts An Overview
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Copyright 2005, Sean William Doyle Women in 19 th Century Music Fanny Mendelssohn Hensel (1805-1847 CE) She was the sister of composer Felix Mendelssohn She composed primarily lieds and chamber music Works: Das Jahr [piano piece] Oratorium nach den Bildern der Bibel [oratorio] Schwanenlied and Bergestlust [lied]
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Copyright 2005, Sean William Doyle Women in 19 th Century Music (continued) Clara Schumann (1819-1896 CE) She was the wife of composer Robert Schumann She composed mainly concertos and songs, but was primarily a performer on the piano
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Copyright 2005, Sean William Doyle Women in 19 th Century Theater Charlotte Cushman (1816-1876 CE) She was an actress, known particularly for playing breeches roles (male characters)
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Copyright 2005, Sean William Doyle Women in 19 th Century Dance Marie Taglione (1804-1884 CE) She was a ballerina as well as a choreographer Works: La Sylphide
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Copyright 2005, Sean William Doyle Women in 19 th Century Dance (continued)
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This note was uploaded on 06/01/2011 for the course HUM 120 taught by Professor Seandoyle during the Spring '11 term at Moraine Valley Community College.

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Women_in_18th_throug - Women in 18th through 20th Century Performing Arts An Overview Copyright 2005 Sean William Doyle Women in 19th Century Music

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