William Billings, An Early American Composer of Music and His Seditious Song Chester: The Cultural Significance of Tune Names During the American Revolution (Hardback)Charles Brewer (author)
Hardback 188 Pages / Published: 31/10/2017
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William Billing's Chester is perhaps his best-known composition, though the choice of name is atypical of his usual naming practice, since the name Chester occurs rarely in sources from Colonial New England, and the significance of his evocative text that has not been examined in detail.
Publisher: The Edwin Mellen Press
Number of pages: 188
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