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Music and musicians in Bohemia
Richard P. Buck

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Music and musicians in Bohemia
the first one hundred years : a research document
by Richard P. Buck, researcher and author ; editors, Jack Bethards ... [et al.].

Published 2005 by Bohemian Club in [California .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

Music in the city, 1850-1900
Music and musicians in club rituals, festivals, and feasts : the first ten years (1872-1881)
Well known, early Bohemian musicians and associates of the first few decades
Music and musicians in early club rituals, festivals, and feasts : the second ten years (1882-1891)
Music and musicians in early club rituals, festivals, and feasts : the third ten years (1892-1901)
Europe-trained composer/conductors set the musical fashion of Bohemia up to World War I
Music and musicians in club rituals, festivals, and feasts : the tradition-setting years (1902-1906)
Orchestra concerts : new club institutions survive the earthquake (1907-1911)
Origins of Bohemian Club Chorus, formal founding of the members' chorus, and participation
Musical history of the Bohemian Club Band and participation in club musical events
The orchestra history : founding to heyday in the middle 1930s
Jazz in Bohemia circa 1920 and after
Middle period Bohemian Club composers, 1922-1940
Impresarios, visiting musicians, and honorary musical members in the early years, 1872-1922
Extemporaneous Low jinks develop into competing musical theater Low jinks : clubhouse, encampment, afterglows, Christmas, and spring (1872-circa 1931)
Character and styles of Grove play words and music : trend-setting high jinks from 1902 to World War II
Great moments among Grove plays after World War II
Campfire shows lost and found
Annual concerts by the chorus, the orchestra, and the band
Impresarios and visiting musicians in later years, 1922-1972
Bohemian Club composers, 1922-1972
Low jinks and Low jinks composers
Variety bands and other instrumental ensembles in Bohemia
Examples of favorite shows
App. 1. Pianists of Bohemia
App. 2. String instrumentalists of Bohemia
App. 3. Tenors in the club
App. 4. Baritones in the club
App. 3. Bassos in the club
App. 6. Presently unclassified voices with leading roles in Grove plays
App. 7. Vocal quartets and trios in the club
App. 8. Musical sires, orchestra, band and chorus conductors in the club
App. 9. Wind and brass instrumentalists of Bohemia
App. 10. Organists
App. 11. Music composed for Bohemia
App. 12. Bohemians in the San Francisco Opera
App. 13. Bohemia's famous guest musical artists : first fifty years, 1872-1922
App. 14. Bohemia's famous guest musical artists : second fifty years, 1923-1972
App. 15. Club recognitions summary
App. 16. Preachers' sons' night script
App. 17. Cremation of care script
App. 18. A Bohemian music chronology
Music annals sources (unedited research notes with running commentary).

Edition Notes

"October 2005."

Includes index.



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