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ERIC Number: EJ295990
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1984
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The Uphill Climb of Women in American Music: Performers and Teachers.
Hinely, Mary Brown
Music Educators Journal, v70 n8 p31-35 Apr 1984
Describes the history of women in music in the United States. Vocal performance was the first area that opened up for women. Prejudice against women instrumentalists still exists, though breakthroughs into the major orchestras occurred after World War II. Women are also underrepresented as teachers of composition and conducting. (CS)
Publication Type: Historical Materials; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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