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Author Wright, David C. H., 1952-
Title The Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music [electronic resource] : a social and cultural history / David C. H. Wright.
Publication Info. Woodbridge : Boydell Press, 2012.
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 Libraries Electronic Books  ELECTRONIC BOOKS-DDA    AVAIL. ONLINE
Description 1 online resource.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Perth, W.A. Available via World Wide Web.
Note Description based on online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on Jan. 17, 2013).
Contents Frontcover; Contents; List of Illustrations; List of Tables; Preface; List of Abbreviations; Miscellaneous Conventions; Introduction: The Context for a History; I The Background; 1 Music Exams and Victorian Society; 2 Competing for Candidates: TCL, ABRSM and the Society of Arts; 2.1; 2.2; 2.3; II The Board Established, 1889-1920; 3 The ABRSM Idea and the First Exams, 1889-91; 1; 2; 4 The Early History, 1892-1920; 4.1; 4.2; 4.3; 4.4; 3; 4.5; 4; 5 The ABRSM and the 'British World'; III The Institutional Culture, 1920-83; 6 The Inter-War Years; 5; 6; 7 The Board in Wartime; 7.1.
8 The Post-War Board 8.1; 9 Too Much Success: the 1960s and 1970s; 9.1; 9.2; 9.3; 9.4; 9.5; IV The Board Revived, 1983-2009; 10 The Reconstitution, 1983-5; 11 Reconnecting with its Market: the Smith Years, 1983-92; 7; 11.1; 8; 12 Redefining its Role: the Morris Years, 1993-2009; 9; 12.1; 12.2; 10; Appendix 1 Speech and Drama Examinations; Appendix 2 ABRSM Personalia, 1889-2010; Select Bibliography; Index; Backcover.
Subject Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music (Great Britain) -- History.
Music -- Instruction and study -- Great Britain -- History.
Music -- Great Britain -- Examinations -- History.
Added Author Ebooks Corporation
Related To Print version: Wright, David C.H. Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music : A Social and Cultural History Woodbridge : Boydell & Brewer Ltd., c2013 9781843837343
ISBN 9781782040156
1782040153
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