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Music and Politics in San Francisco: From the 1906 Quake to the Second World War

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This lively history immerses the reader in San Francisco’s musical life during the first half of the twentieth century, showing how a fractious community overcame virulent partisanship to establish cultural monuments such as the San Francisco Symphony (1911) and Opera (1923). Leta E. Miller draws on primary source material and first-hand knowledge of the music to argue ...more
Hardcover, 384 pages
Published October 4th 2011 by University of California Press (first published January 1st 2011)
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