Browsing by Author "Warfield, Patrick"
Amateur and Professional, Permanent and Transient: Orchestras in the District of Columbia, 1877–1905 Warfield, Patrick (University of Chicago Press, 2012)
Warfield, Patrick (Cambridge University Press, 2009)In 1906 Appleton’s Magazine published John Philip Sousa’s most celebrated—and vitriolic— article, “The Menace of Mechanical Music.” In it Sousa predicts that piano rolls and recordings will end amateur music making in ...
Warfield, Patrick (University of California Press, 2011)John Philip Sousa’s phenomenal appeal for early twentieth-century American audiences lay in large part in the dramatic nature of his marches, their performance practice, and his own persona as the March King. Sousa was ...